Category Archives: Jewish Community

Posts of Interest to the Jewish Community

JFS Breaks Bread with CJP’s Boston-Haifa Connection and the Ethiopian-Israeli Delegation

Excellent parlor meeting held recently with JFS Board Member Ezra Levine Co-Chair of CJP’s Boston-Haifa Connection and the Ethiopian-Israeli Delegation represented by Dege Feder and Oshra Friedman. Inspiring stories of these two Ethiopian Jewish women walking from Ethiopia to Sudan … Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Honors Outstanding Community Leaders at 28th Annual Seize the Dream Gala on May 9, 2018

Framingham, MA – May 9th, 2018. The annual Seize the Dream gala honors area leaders and volunteers who have demonstrated an unfailing commitment and personal dedication to supporting vulnerable children, families, and senior adults in the local community and beyond. … Continue reading

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Happy Passover!

Join JFS on May 9th at the annual Seize the Dream gala and learn about JFS’s work with immigrants and the many ways JFS stands up for those left behind. Continue reading

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Passover Volunteer Opportunity for Families with Children

Sign up by March 16th to participate – visit a Jewish elder and celebrate Passover on Sunday March 25th! Continue reading

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Pop Up Shop Helps 150 Individuals!

On Tuesday February 27th the JFS of Metrowest Children’s Clothing Closet held a Pop Up Shop for economically challenged families located in the Framingham area.The Pop Up Shop took place at Fuller Middle School during the Framingham Adult ESL Plus … Continue reading

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Learn Strategies to Improve Hearing, Attend a Lunch and Learn February 13, 2018, Natick

Join Leslie McCowan, Director of the Audiology Clinic at The Learning Center for the Deaf in Framingham to discuss hearing loss, communication strategies and what you should know and look for before starting the hearing aid trial process. She will also discuss how physical and mental health can be impacted by hearing loss. Continue reading

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Share the Celebration of Tu B’Shevat with an Isolated, Lonely Elder!

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest invites your family to visit with a frail, lonely elder and share the joy of the holidays through the new Kesher-Y.O.U (Young and Old United) program. Follow the link to learn more! Continue reading

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