Category Archives: Community Programs

Proud to Partner with Sen. Karen Spilka in Supporting Older Adults in Metrowest!

JFS is proud to partner with Senator Karen Spilka in supporting older adults in the Metrowest community. 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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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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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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A Debrief from Lucia Panichella, Director of Youth and Immigrant Services, JFS of Metrowest

A Testimonial by Lucia Panichella, Director of Youth & Immigrant Services at JFS of Metrowest about supporting immigrants at the border with CJP Women in Philanthrophy’s Mission to San Diego! Continue reading

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JFS Patient Navigator Program Gathers for Annual Appreciation BBQ!

Recently, volunteers with the JFS Patient Navigator program gathered for an annual appreciation BBQ and celebration of a 10 year Sustaining Grant awarded by the Cummings Foundation.  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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