(Left to right): Melissa Rosenblum, proprietor of the Law Offices of Melissa Rosenblum, LLC, presents a $5,000 check to Beth Joseph, Senior Director of Communications & Donor Relations for Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties. As an Agency Donor, the annual contribution will assure residents and clients continue to receive services and programs that benefit their individual needs. (Photo courtesy of Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties)
As an ardent Criminal Defense Attorney and JFS Board Vice President, Melissa Rosenblum is dedicated to her career and the community. Melissa serves as JFS’ Chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee, which works in conjunction with the agency’s Anti-Racism Committee.
She embodies JFS’ mission and core values and through her generous multi-year agency pledge, JFS will continue to be able to offer programs and services needed by people in the region. As a JFS Leader Donor, Melissa increased her financial support to $5,000 annually for the next two years.
The funds will benefit the Food Pantry, Counseling, Older Adult Programs, Supportive Housing, Vocational Services, and more.
“At JFS, we are grateful for Melissa’s philanthropic commitment and volunteer efforts helping those in need as she proudly gives back to the community where she lives and works,” said Andrea Steinberg, JFS’ Chief Executive Officer.
With more than 25 years of legal expertise, and the founder of her own firm, Law Offices of Melissa Rosenblum, LLC, her dedication and focus encompass children’s issues, women’s rights, and criminal law.
Not only is Melissa one of 25-plus women who is Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, Melissa is also President-elect of the Atlantic County Bar Association, Secretary of the Camp To Belong River Valley, a non-profit focused on reuniting siblings who have been separated while in foster care, and an Executive Board member of the Vincent S. Haneman Inn of Court. She also serves as a sponsor of the annual Women’s Forum which raises funds for local organizations.
“I am proud and honored to be able to support JFS’ mission and goals, and look forward to our continued partnership,” said Melissa Rosenblum, Esq. “JFS has been instrumental in ensuring food, housing and mental health care to those in need in our community. Also, the agency’s commitment to Justice-Involved Services (JIS) has been essential to helping individuals address treatment and care.”
For more information about JFS programs, services or agency donor opportunities, visit jfsatlantic.org. For more information on the Law Offices of Melissa Rosenblum, LLC, located in Atlantic City and Pleasantville, visit www.mrp-law.com.
About Jewish Family Service
Jewish Family Service of Atlantic & Cape May Counties (JFS) encourages strong families, thriving children, healthy adults, energized seniors and vital communities.
With dozens of program areas, JFS specializes in counseling, mental health services, homeless programs, vocational services, adult and older adult services and also hosts an on-site food pantry.
The agency impacts 13,000 lives throughout Atlantic and Cape May Counties each year.
JFS’ mission is to motivate and empower people to realize their potential and enhance their quality of life.
In keeping with Jewish values and the spirit of tikkun olam (healing the world), JFS provides services with integrity, compassion, respect and professionalism regardless of their religion, race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age or background.
For more information or to keep up-to-date with events and programs, visit JFS at jfsatlantic.org or follow Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.