Category Archives: Family Assistance Network

Hear Powerful Stories, Watch Videos Featured at Seize the Dream 2019

Watch extraordinary videos featured at Seize the Dream 2019 that celebrate Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Metrowest’s powerful impacts, relentless commitments to fighting Jewish poverty, standing up for immigrants, harnessing the power of volunteers. Continue reading

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In Weeks Leading up to Passover, JWV of MA Gives Annual Donation to JFS’ Lucy and Joe’s Food Pantry

Donation from Jewish War Veterans of MA to JFS’ Food Pantry makes providing Passover meals to vulnerable community members all the more possible. 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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Celebrate Hanukkah with a Charitable Gift to JFS!

Many thanks to Ronna and Scott Cohen for their 6th annual gift to the JFS food pantry! Learn how you can perform a Hanukkah mitzvah – donate to JFS today! Continue reading

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Collaboration Leads to Winter Coats for All at Brophy Elementary

Click to read more about community collaboration that led to every child at Brophy receiving a new winter coat! Continue reading

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Are You Ready for Success?

Are you a Jewish Professional living in Metrowest? Are you in your mid to late career?Have you lost your job or had your hours cut short? You may be eligible to participate in the Ready for Success employment program! Complete … Continue reading

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JFS Attends Metrowest ESL Fundraiser

From Left To Right: Lino Covarrubias, Lucia Panichella, Malvina Goldfarb, Kayla Hopkins, Danny Woodward “Amazing success stories at Metrowest ESL fundraiser tonight. Glad to attend with some of the JFS team which works so closely with MWESL. ” -Lino¬†Covarrubias, COO … Continue reading

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