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Framingham Union Aid Association Awards Grant to Support JFS Children’s Clothing Closet

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JFS Donates 400 Garments During 2nd Pop-Up Closet Event

On Wednesday, January 18, the Woodrow Wilson School Cafeteria was packed with over 400 articles of winter clothing including hats, coats, gloves, and boots. The items were compiled of donated clothing that was new or gently used by people of … Continue reading

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JFS’s Pop-Up Clothing Closet Distributes Over 500 Items at First Event

The JFS Pop-Up Clothing Closet held its first event on July 25th in which they distributed over 500 items to more than 65 individuals across 20 Metrowest families! Continue reading

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6th Grader Donates Bat Mitzvah Dresses to JFS Clothing Closet

6th Grader Donates Bat Mitzvah Dresses to JFS Clothing Closet, Shares the Joy of Feeling Beautiful with Underprivileged Peers Continue reading

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JFS Clothing Closet Brings Clothes to Children and Families in Need

Learn how you can donate to the JFS Clothing Closet and help bring clothes to children and families in need. Continue reading

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A Family Mitzvah in Celebration of a 50th Wedding Anniversary!

This Saturday, Chester and Diane Black celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family mitzvah, packing Ready-to-Wear clothing packages with their children and grandchildren. Congratulations and thank you, Chester and Diane! Click to read more and see photos. Continue reading

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JFS Distributes Over 500 Items of Clothing and 50 Bags of Fresh Produce!

JFS distributes over 500 items of clothing along with 50 bags of fresh fruits and vegetables! Continue reading

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Summer Clothing: Ready-to-Wear Packages Distributed!

The JFS Children’s Clothing Closet distributed 40 pre-ordered clothing packages to children in grades K-5 at both the Woodrow Wilson and Brophy Elementary Schools in Framingham! Continue reading

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Full Time Job Opening: Program Specialist (Volunteers and Reducing Achievement Gaps programs)

JFS seeks a energetic and creative full time professional to coordinate volunteers and join the Reducing Achievement Gaps team. Click to learn more: Continue reading

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

JFS is pleased to announce 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. Continue reading

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