Ross School Food Drive

Students at the William H. Ross School in Margate hold some of the nonperishables they collected for the JFS turkey drive.

Jewish Family Service/Provided

MARGATE — The Jewish Family Service provided hundreds of people with Thanksgiving dinner this year with help from individuals, businesses and organizations in the community.

Throughout October and November, JFS collected money and food contributions to provide food for families in need.

Organizations such as OceanFirst Bank, Shirat Hayam, Wells Fargo in Margate, William H. Ross School, Ninja Martial Arts and Fitness and Marketplace Realty, among others, held collections.

Jewish Family Service accepts nonperishable food donations throughout the year. For information about the food pantry call Eileen Dillon at 609-822-1108, ext. 249, or email

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