In 2012, JFLA was responsible for more than $11 million in interest-free loans circulating throughout the Greater Los Angeles area.
Providing an alternative to charity and conventional bank loans, JFLA was instrumental in helping thousands of families make a fresh start in the U.
I am thrilled that Aaron Bloom was elected President of JFLA," said Mark Meltzer, JFLA's Chief Executive Officer.
From its modest beginnings, JFLA has helped immigrant entrepreneurs launch their businesses with loans for items such as sewing machines or pushcarts for fruits and vegetables.
depression took their toll on Angelenos, JFLA provided loans for necessities like rent and medical expenses.
A few years later, as the world bore witness to atrocities in Europe, JFLA added a new face to its business and emergency interest-free loans, that of the refugee.
JFLA has remained steadfast in its goal of helping people to help themselves.
For more information on JFLA and its activities, to purchase tickets to the centennial gala, and/or to donate money to help perpetuate a second century of service, please contact JFLA at 323-761-8830 or on the web at http://www.