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6th Annual Build-A-Backpack a Success!

This past week JFS celebrated our 6th annual Build-A-Backpack event at the Wellesley Public Library and at the Framingham Public Library. Over the course of two days, over 230 backpacks were packed with new school school supplies, giving over 230 … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE – 6th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 21-22, 2017

SAVE THE DATE – 6th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 21-22, 2017 Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE – 5th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 22-23, 2016

SAVE THE DATE – 5th Annual JFS Backpack Event – August 22 at the Wellesley Free Public Library and August 23 at the Framingham Public Library. Continue reading

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Weston High School Sophomore Class Fun Run Raises $1752 to Help Students in Need

Zach Swartz and his team of runners from Weston raised $1,752 to support the JFS Donate a Backpack event to be held in August 2016. Continue reading

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Build-a-Backpack – 200 Backpacks Given to Students In Need

Many thanks to all who attended and supported the 2015 JFS Build-a-Backpack events at the Wellesley Free Library and Framingham Public Library!

Over two days, 160 attendees filled backpacks with school supplies, giving 200 students in need the tools they need to start the year off right – SUCCESS! Continue reading

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Donate a Backpack to Children in Need – August 24th and 25th

Time is Running Out – Click and Register Now! Download the flyer (PDF)

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