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Temple Beth Elohim donates critical supplies to JFS/MFA ‘Mobilize Boston’ Project!

Temple Beth Elohim of Wellesley spent the month of May collecting educational and first aid supplies for Syrian Refugee families. JFS Board Member, Debbie Gotbetter was there to bring these collections to our container, plus she had the perfect little helper! Continue reading

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You are Invited – Celebrate Pride Shabbat with JFS and Temple Beth Am at 7:15pm on June 14th!

Everyone is Welcome! Continue reading

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Join JFS Healthy Aging At Temple Beth Am For Our Winter Exercise Program Wednesday’s At 1:00pm!

JFS offers an 8 week exercise class with Laila Vehvilainen, a certified and experienced Senior Fitness Specialist. Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn on December 19th – Boost your Brain Health

Join us on December 19th for a Lunch and Learn where we discuss how a healthful diet can boost overall brain health, cognitive function, delay the onset of dementia symptoms, reduce strokes, heart attacks and deaths due to heart disease. Click to learn more! Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest to Honor Outstanding Community Leaders At 30th Annual Seize the Dream Gala on May 7, 2020

JFS of Metrowest is pleased to announce that Bob Fields and the team at CommCreative and JFS retiring CEO Marc Jacobs, along with Barbara and Samantha Shapiro who will receive the JFS Max Michelson Humanitarian Award, will be honored at the 30th annual Seize the Dream Gala event on Thursday May 7, 2020 at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center. Continue reading

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#LoveOurNeighbors Service Day a Huge Success!

On Sunday, Jewish Teen Initiative (JTI-Boston) hosted their 2nd Annual #LoveOurNeighbors Metrowest Community Service Day at Temple Beth Am in Framingham. The event was a huge success! Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn on November 14th… “The Gift of Happiness”

Join us on November 14th for a Lunch and Learn where we discuss ways to increase our happiness through connecting with others. Click to learn more! Continue reading

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8th Annual Build-A-Backpack Event a Huge Success!

Our 8th annual Build-A-Backpack event was a huge success! We packed over 400 backpacks. Click to read more! Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn in Natick on July 30th ⁠– Staying Safe…Self-Defense Strategies For Older Adults

Please join us for a lunch and discussion to learn and talk about self-defense strategies and techniques for older adults. Click to learn more. Continue reading

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The Mobilize Boston Container is ready to ship to Syria – A Huge Thanks to All Our Partners!

The JFS x MFA Mobilize Project for Syrian Refugees has concluded and the container is preparing to ship to Syria. Learn more about our generous partnering organizations, the results of our collections and how our community came together to make a meaningful impact! Continue reading

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