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Jewish Family Service of Northeastern Pennsylvania will hold their One Hundredth Annual Meeting on June 16, 2015 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Colonnade on 401 Jefferson Avenue in Scranton.

The community is invited to attend the installation of JFS’ incoming President, Jay E. Landau (of Waverly, PA) and the 2015 – 2106 Board of Directors.  Outgoing president Susan Blum Connors will be honored and JFS Executive Director Sheila Nudelman Abdo will speak about JFS’ Year in Review and the exciting future for JFSNEPA as we kickoff the agency’s 100th year.

Reservations are limited, please RSVP by calling (570) 344-1186; there will be light Fare served with a Cash Bar, the program portion will be from 6:30 – 7 p.m. There is no charge for the event but donations will be accepted at the door to support the work of JFSNEPA.

Pictured in the photo from left to right: Elliot Schoenberg, Rabbi Mordechai Dov Fine, James Ellenbogen, Natalie Gelb, Dr. Daniel Ginsberg, Sheila Nudelman Abdo, Susan Blum Connors, James P. Connors and Michael Greenstein.