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News and stories about JFS of Metrowest

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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JFS Thanks Humanitarian Project Volunteers!

As our Syrian families approach their one year mark of having arrived in the United States, JFS would like to thank all those involved with the Syrian Refugee Humanitarian Project. To our many volunteers, donors and community partners, we thank you!

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Inspired by JFS’s work with refugees, 2nd grader fundraises for Lucy and Joe’s Food Pantry

Dear JFS, Thank you for accepting our food donations for Lucy and Joe’s Food Pantry. My 8 yr old daughter Navya who is in the 2nd grade raised the money herself for this. She designed greeting cards and sold them … Continue reading

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Learning to Live – The Boston Globe Follows the Families of the JFS Syrian Refugee Humanitarian Project

Third in a series of occasional articles on the Syrian families resettling in this area, The Boston Globe follows the families being helped by the JFS Syrian Refugee Humanitarian Project. Continue reading

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JFS Homecare Celebrates the Holiday

A big thanks to Damaris, Risa, Wendy, Justo, and  Liz for making this year’s Homecare Dept holiday celebration a huge success. The kids and families loved it!

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Many Thanks to Ronna and Scott Cohen for their Hanukkah Gift to the JFS Food Pantry!

Always a wonderful moment when Scott and Ronna Cohen deliver a Hanukkah gift to our food pantry at JFS of Metrowest . For the past 5 years instead of gifts for themselves they buy food cards for our emergency pantry. Continue reading

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Make a Gift to JFS this #GivingTuesday

This #GivingTuesday, consider a gift to JFS and help
support those in need in our community. Continue reading

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