“SOVA” is a Hebrew word that means “eat and be satisfied.” Much more than a food pantry, JFS { SOVA provides free groceries and an array of supportive services to over 12,000 individuals of all ages, ethnicities and religions each month. At SOVA’s three comprehensive service centers in the Los Angeles area, they have a food pantry offering free nutritious food that nourishes families, helps children perform better in school, and strengthens the elderly. There are also free on-site services including legal advocacy, job counselling, nutrition counselling, food stamp enrolment, information and referrals, case management and counselling. Hundreds of people of all ages work together each week to support the program and the community. Find out more