Joshua K.

Joshua K.

My JELFie Story

Joshua K.

My University

University of Florida

My Degree

Communications

Share This

Joshua worked hard to earn a 3.5 GPA in high school. He had good SAT scores and participated in extracurricular activities. Yet, when he started talking about college, he realized that his parents just didn’t have the college savings he had hoped. Joshua didn’t know how much his father’s multiple sclerosis had affected the family’s finances. After getting student government loans for tuition, Joshua turned to JELF for the necessary living expenses he needed to attend school full-time.

During college, Joshua dedicated himself to learning his craft at his university’s English program. He wrote for the student paper during the day and studied at the school’s Chabad house in the evenings. After graduating, Joshua decided to apply his passion for writing as a means of giving back and began working at a synagogue as a digital communications associate.

Posted in

Do you love hearing these stories and updates as much as we do?! Sign up and never miss a post!

JELF often hosts fun events and gatherings in different Jewish communities we serve. Check out our events page to stay in the loop.

JELF-Help-Us-Help-You-Help_Students

This year, the generosity of donors just like you helped 394 students achieve their educational goals. 

Need College Money

JELF provides funds for Jewish students from all types of beliefs and backgrounds. Applying is easy! Just click the button below

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top