Strategic Plan 2022-2024

JFCS Mission
Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis provides essential services to people of all ages and backgrounds to sustain healthy relationships, ease suffering and offer support in times of need.

JFCS Values
Based on the Jewish concept of Tikkun Olam (repairing the world), JFCS believes everyone is entitled to equal economic, political and social rights and opportunities. As a human service organization, we value:

  • Compassion – providing highest quality care and support through all stages of life
  • Inclusion – treating people of all ages, genders, sexual orientations, races, religions and abilities with dignity and respect
  • Innovation – anticipating community needs and responding with excellence, effectiveness and creativity
  • Integrity – working in a manner that is consistently ethical and accountable
  • Collaboration – establishing lasting partnerships in the community to broaden our impact and inform our work

Goal 1: Client Service: Meet current and emerging needs in the Jewish and broader communities by designing and delivering person-centered services with the highest levels of professionalism and compassion.

Goal 2: Internal Environment: Foster an exceptional, inclusive internal environment with the people, resources, and processes to deliver on our strategic vision and priorities.

Goal 3: Growth: Position us to increase our impact in the communities we serve by driving long-term financial and operational success.

Goal 4: Data: Ensure the availability and use of helpful data to support continuous improvement of our services and optimization of our fundraising.