Jeff Kirsch, a lifelong community organizer who worked to advance the cause of social justice, died peacefully at home on September 19, 2022 at the age of 73. He and his family were supported in his final months by the Capitol Caring team who provided compassionate medical care, symptom relief
and pain management. Jeff was a dedicated son, husband, father, grandfather, friend and mentor. He connected with people throughout his life through his advocacy, his positivity and his kindness. He lived a life of grace, dignity and generosity of spirit, and always sprinkled with a healthy dose of humor and good cheer. To honor Jeff’s life and work, the Jeff Kirsch Fund for Anti-Hunger Advocacy was established by the Food Research and Action Center where he served as Field Director for ten years.