Jessica Borin – Testimonial

Jessica Borin, a student in her senior year at the University of Michigan, enthusiastically described her experience volunteering at Friendship Circle for over 11 years! “Friendship Circle has helped me find a purpose in life. I realized that I loved working with people with disabilities and I could make a big difference in other’s lives. I am now pursuing a career in rehabilitation engineering and I credit that to the opportunities I’ve had at Friendship Circle.” With years of dedicated service, Jessica is basically an expert in Friendship Circle’s mission, “(Friendship Circle) is dedicated to making the lives of people with special needs and their families better, it has taught me the value of people with and without special needs.” Jessica’s story communicates an authentic sentiment felt by all whose lives have been touched by Friendship Circle. If you could sum up your feelings about Friendship Circle in three words what would they be? Jessica, without hesitation simply stated, “my second home.”

Andrew Kukes Foundation for Social Anxiety announces $750K grant to Friendship Circle of Michigan

The Andrew Kukes Foundation for Social Anxiety announced a 15-year, $750,000 grant to the Friendship Circle of Michigan…

Creating a Circle of Friendship: Friendship Circle After School and Sunday Circle Programs

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Small Acts of Kindness Make the Biggest Difference at Friendship Circle

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Pnina Schloss – Testimonial

Pnina Schloss, a current undergraduate student at Binghamton University, volunteered with Friendship Circle for a number of years….

Jessica Borin – Testimonial

Jessica Borin, a student in her senior year at the University of Michigan, enthusiastically described her experience volunteering…

Jacob Singer – Testimonial

Jacob Singer, a Family Life Education and Community Event Coordinator at JFS, credits Friendship Circle with the development…