created at: 2010-12-17It was recently announced to the board and staff of JF&CS that Sy Friedland, who has led the agency for the last 17 years, will be retiring at the end of September 2011. 

Sy has made phenomenal contributions to the growth and development of JF&CS and the agency’s ability to serve our client populations. Through his tireless efforts building the capabilities of the agency, Sy has grown the size of our budget from $6.4 million to $25 million, while at the same time enhancing the JF&CS reputation for the breadth and quality of its services and programs. Sy’s success is grounded not only in his commitment to the work of the agency, but is a result of his intelligence, creativity, and warm, engaging personality.

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