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Irv Schwartz Takes Honor Flight

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018

He enjoyed seeing the Changing of the Guard at Arlington Cemetery. Click here to see a video about his experience

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JFS Partners with TCBDD for Help with Meals on Wheels Program

Published Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Earlier this year, Jewish Family Services entered into a partnership with Trumbull County Board of Developmental Disabilities (TCBDD) for help with the packing and delivery portions of the Meals on Wheels program. A TCBDD staff member works with a person enrolled in their program to pack the frozen meals and deliver them. Currently, Jimmy Tricomi of TCBDD works with a job coach to pack and deliver the meals. Read more in August's Jewish Journal

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Korean War Veteran Visits Levy Gardens to share Honor Flight Experience

Published Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Dr. Larry Glass and his niece, Carol Mirkin, visited with Levy Gardens Assisted Living tenants to share details from their recent Veteran’s Honor Flight. Dr. Glass and Carol were given a tour of Washington and the war memorials there. Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created to honor America’s veterans for their sacrifices. They fly them to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at the memorials. Dr. Glass is an Army veteran who served in the Korean War. Dr. Glass said the most remarkable moment of the trip was looking out over Arlington National Cemetery in awe at the number of white headstones. He also said it was interesting to learn how soldiers are selected to guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

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