Category Archives: Reducing Achievement Gaps

Register for 7th Annual Build-A-Backpack!

7th Annual Build-a- Backpack Event. Children helping Children and Families helping Families with JFS of Metrowest. Register for the Backpack Event. Giving Back to community. Provided support and services to the community. Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Jaquan Harris

Jaquan Harris better known as “Jay” is the most recent addition to the JFS of Metrowest team. He recently graduated in May of 2018 from Framingham State University with a B.A in Accounting. While in school Jay worked part time … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE – 7th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 27-28, 2018

Click here to register for this year’s Build a Backpack events! 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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JFS Volunteers Mentor Students on a Trip to the Discovery Museum

JFS Activities Update: This Tuesday, May 22, 2018, as part of JFS’s Reducing Achievement Gaps program, JFS was proud to bring 31 third graders from Framingham’s Woodrow Wilson Elementary School to the Discovery Museum in Acton MA. The All-Stars, designated as … Continue reading

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ICYMI: Seize the Dream 2018

If you were unable to attend Seize the Dream 2018, you missed not only great food from 17 local restaurants, caterers, and organizations but also the telling of powerful stories from clients and volunteers.

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Jewish Family Service of Metrowest Receives $10,000 Grant from Wells Fargo

(Framingham, MA – May 14, 2018) – Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Metrowest, a non-profit agency that provides vital social, health and community services to alleviate suffering, enhance lives and support people in need, announced today it was awarded a $10,000 grant from Wells Fargo. Funding from Wells Fargo will support JFS’ Reducing Achievement … Continue reading

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