Category Archives: JFS of Metrowest

Open Position at JFS: AmeriCorps Ambassador of Mentoring!

JFS is recruiting an AmeriCorps member for 2019-2020 year through the Mass Mentoring program for the position of, The Ambassador of Mentoring (AOM). He/she will play a key role with the volunteer mentors at the Woodrow Wilson Elementary School, including training, supervising … Continue reading

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JFS Partners with KI and CMT to Collect Critical Supplies for Refugees in Syria

JFS of Metrowest, Multifaith Alliance, KI and CMT partner up to collect critical supplies for Syrian families in refugee camps. Continue reading

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Introducing the Metrowest Jewish LGBTQ Education Collaborative!

I have been thinking recently about the rainbow banners adorning many synagogues, churches, and other places of worship. Many display a variety of hospitable phrases: “All Are Welcome Here” or “LGTBQ* Folks Welcomed and Accepted.” In many ways, I am … 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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