Karsh Family Social Service Center

Karsh Family Social Service Center
Program Name: 
Volunteer Engagement Project
Grant Year: 
2017
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Grant Amount: 
$250,000
Interest Area: 
Religious Life
Grant Purpose: 

The Volunteer Engagement Project engages congregates and otherwise unaffiliated Jews through organized social service. 

Description: 

Launched in 2016 in Los Angeles, The Karsh Family Social Service Center, an auxiliary of Wilshire Boulevard Temple, houses dozens of social service providers in a single location, allowing low-income clients to receive multiple educational, food, legal and medical services, in English, Spanish and Korean, in one visit.