Onward Israel 2020- Canceled

Dear Onward Israel Students and Parents: Our thoughts and our prayers go out to the many people in our community and around the world who have been or may be directly impacted by COVID-19. We wish them a refuah shlemah, a full and speedy recovery. After careful consideration, this year’s Onward Israel Internship program has…

JVS Career Services Hilb Scholarship Program

“The Hilb Scholarship is an amazing opportunity; my only wish is that I had applied for it sooner,” said Eli, a senior at the University of Cincinnati. “It’s really helped me focus on my schoolwork, instead of worrying about how to pay for classes.” Since 1955, The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati Hilb Scholarship has been…

Why Hiring and Retaining Older Workers Works

Peter Landesman, Senior Business Development Manager, JVS Career Services In today’s job market, there are nearly one million more job openings than there are unemployed workers, which leaves employers struggling to find and hire workers. But there may be a simple solution—hiring or retaining older workers. According to AARP, workers 55 or older comprise nearly…