Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Happy New Year!

Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Happy New Year!

Dear JCCA Colleagues, The holiday season presents the opportunity to gather with loved ones and reconnect, to show appreciation for each other and the gifts that we receive, whether material or not. We take stock of the previous twelve months, some of us committing to...
Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Happy Thanksgiving!

Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Happy Thanksgiving!

Dear JCCA Colleagues, We are all aware of the struggles our clients endure each day and the challenges they confront. The holidays give us greater pause to consider the painful absence of a loving family, or the poverty that prevents parents from providing their...
Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Rosh Hashanah

Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Rosh Hashanah

Dear JCCA Colleagues: For those of us who celebrate the Jewish High Holy Days, we are entering our days of awe — a time to reflect, resolve, and consider changes for the year to come. Whether or not one observes the holidays, the autumn season always heralds a time of...
Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Father’s Day 2018

Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Father’s Day 2018

Dear JCCA Colleagues: Many of you know that my daughter has two dads, so it is significant for me that Father’s Day falls in the middle of Pride Month. I am proud of all you do throughout the year to support our clients and colleagues who identify as lesbian,...
Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Mother’s Day 2018

Message from CEO Ronald Richter: Mother’s Day 2018

Holiday celebrations, in general, bring the complex nature of family into stark relief. For those of us in child welfare, Mother’s Day embodies that complexity perhaps more than any other day. On the one hand, the nature of our work is defined by family disruptions,...