Category Archives: Reducing Achievement Gaps

JFS Donates 400 Garments During 2nd Pop-Up Closet Event

On Wednesday, January 18, the Woodrow Wilson School Cafeteria was packed with over 400 articles of winter clothing including hats, coats, gloves, and boots. The items were compiled of donated clothing that was new or gently used by people of … Continue reading

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150 Thanksgiving Meals Given to Metrowest Families!

On November 22nd, thanks to support from Cambridge Packing , Holiday Dreams Foundation and Horizon Technology over 15 volunteers helped to distribute the fixings needed for a Thanksgiving meal to 150 families at the Wilson School; that’s over 450 individuals! Continue reading

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JFS’s Pop-Up Clothing Closet Distributes Over 500 Items at First Event

The JFS Pop-Up Clothing Closet held its first event on July 25th in which they distributed over 500 items to more than 65 individuals across 20 Metrowest families! Continue reading

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Job Opening: Program Specialist at JFS

Job Opening: Program Specialist at JFS of Metrowest – work with low income immigrant children and families and assist in the coordination of other immigrant, refugee and community services. Continue reading

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JFS Celebrates Inaugural Summer Performing Arts and Learning Program!

Summer theater program challenges youth to be creative and engages them in academics! Continue reading

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Internship: New American Services – AmeriCorps Member

AmeriCorps Internship Opportunity at JFS of Metrowest, Framingham, MA
One Year (September 2016 – August 2017) Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Kayla Hopkins

Come meet our new volunteer coordinator Kayla Hopkins and learn about all the awesome volunteer opportunities that JFS has to offer! Continue reading

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