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Agencies’ Funding Cuts Hurts Assistance for Southland Poor

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/agencies_funding_cuts_hurts_assistance_for_southland_poor_20041119

Like their clients, several local Jewish agencies that serve the poor are struggling mightily. Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) and other Jewish nonprofits have recently lost millions in government funding at a time when demand for their services has skyrocketed. That has strained their ability to care for the indigent and threatens the health of existing programs.

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