November 23, 2020

Food Drive – Benefits The Parish Cupboard in West Springfield

JGS Food Drive Ellen Humphreys and Mary-Anne Schelb

JGS Food Drive Martha Tighe and Mary-Anne SchelbLONGMEADOW, Mass. – JGS Lifecare, a healthcare system located in Longmeadow, serving seniors and their families, has a long history of community involvement.  This past week they held a Food Drive benefiting the Parish Cupboard in West Springfield, a food distribution center serving families in West Springfield, Agawam and Feeding Hills.  Community members and JGS employees alike enjoyed bringing in canned/dry goods for families that may be in need this holiday season.

Attached photos show Ellen Humphreys from Longmeadow, owner of Going to the Chapel Dress Shop, handing Mary-Anne Schelb, Director of Business Development at JGS Lifecare, a loaded bag of groceries including a roasting pan for the turkey!  Martha Tighe, Director of the Parish Cupboard is so very grateful to receive the donations from JGS Lifecare.  “WOW!  This will go a long way to helping our families, our Thanksgiving just got a lot better!” says Tighe,“Thank you!”


About JGS Lifecare
JGS Lifecare is a leading health care system serving seniors and their families.  JGS Lifecare services include nursing home care (The Leavitt Family Jewish Home), rehabilitation services (Sosin Center for Rehabilitation), assisted living (Ruth’s House assisted Living Residence), adult day health care (Wernick Adult Day Health Care), home health, hospice and palliative  care (Spectrum Home Health and Hospice Care) and independent living (Genesis Lifecare). For more information, call JGS LIfecare at 413-567-6211 or visit