Category Archives: Reducing Achievement Gaps

Weston Backpack Run Raises Funds to Help Students in Need

Organized by Weston High School students Olivia Swartz, Becca Abrams and Lily Nielsen, the Backpack Fun Run was held on May 11th and raised funds to help students in need. Click to learn more. Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE – 8th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 26-27, 2019

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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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Framingham Union Aid Association Awards Grant to Support JFS Children’s Clothing Closet

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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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Clothing: Ready-to-Wear Launch!

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JFS and Community Partners Provide Thanksgiving Dinners to Over 130 Families at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School

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