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JFS of Metrowest Receives $100K Cummings Foundation Grant

JFS of Metrowest receives $100K Cummings Foundation Grant in Support of the Patient Navigator Program. Click to Read the Press Release. Continue reading

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Outstanding Community Leaders Honored At 26th Annual JFS Seize the Dream Gala

PRESS RELEASE: May 23, 2016 – Outstanding Community Leaders Marsha and Harvey Chasen and Dena and Michael Rashes Honored at 26th Annual JFS Seize the Dream Gala in Framingham, MA. Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Receives $10,000 from Foundation for MetroWest

PRESS RELEASE: Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) today announced that it has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Foundation for MetroWest to continue its provision of family assistance services to vulnerable children and families at the Woodrow Wilson Elementary School on the south-side of Framingham. Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Receives $41,866 from MetroWest Health Foundation

Press Release: Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) today announced that it has been awarded a $41,866 continuation grant from the Framingham Union Grants Panel of the MetroWest Health Foundation to help frail older adults access medical care and maintain their independence at home. Continue reading

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JFS Welcomes New Board Members, Honors Local Celebrity Jordan Rich

Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Metrowest announced today that they have installed four new board members and a new board president for the 2015/2016 year. Read the full press release. Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE – 5th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 22-23, 2016

SAVE THE DATE – 5th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 22 at the Wellesley Free Public Library and August 23 at the Framingham Public Library. Continue reading

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JFS Patient Navigator Program Recognized by the National Volunteer Transportation Center

JFS Patient Navigator Program Recognized by the National Volunteer Transportation Center, Receives Honorable Mention Award Continue reading

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JFS Partners with FSU’s and MBCC’s 100 Males to College Initiative

JFS Partners with FSU’s 100 Men to College Initiative Continue reading

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Grant from MutualOne Foundation Helps Seniors Access Medical Care

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the MutualOne Charitable Foundation in support of the JFS Patient Navigator program. Click to read the announcement. Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Receives Grant from the Tufts Health Plan Foundation to Support New Work Force Development Initiative

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) today announced that Tufts Health Plan Foundation has awarded JFS, in partnership with the Employment & Training Resource Center, a new two year Work Force Development grant, Ready for Success: A Mid-Late Career Re-entry Program. This funding will support the ‘back-to-work’ efforts of older mid-late career seekers, especially immigrants and minority workers who wish to return to work or secure a job better suited to their skills, income needs and interests. Ready for Success will address work readiness, job searches, resumes and skills training options as well as other barrier to employment and financial stability. Continue reading

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