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Celebrate Hanukkah with a Charitable Gift to JFS!

Many thanks to Ronna and Scott Cohen for their 7th annual gift to the JFS food pantry! Learn how you can perform a Hanukkah mitzvah – donate to JFS today! Continue reading

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

JFS Annual Thanksgiving Food Distribution a Huge Success. A show of stupendous community support and partnership brought 125 families full Thanksgiving meals for the Holiday! Continue reading

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JFS Hosts 7th Children’s Clothing Closet Pop-Up Shop!

The JFS Children’s Clothing Closet hosted its seventh pop-up shop at the Woodrow Wilson Elementary School this past week. Click to read more and see photos! Continue reading

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Join Our Team of JFS Patient Navigators – Next Training: Monday, January 27, 2020

Interested in volunteering with older adults? Join our team of JFS Patient Navigators! The next training is scheduled to take place on January 27, 2020. Continue reading

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Patient Navigators Complete 3,000 Visits!

The JFS Patient Navigator Program completed its 3,000th visit this week thanks to the endless support of volunteers and donors! Continue reading

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JFS Celebrates Our Most Recently Naturalized Citizenship Clients!

JFS of MetroWest honored our recently naturalized clients with a celebration of Citizenship last week! The evening was full of laughter, food from across the world, and discussion of diverse, yet shared experiences across the immigrant community. Learn more about our celebration! Continue reading

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Temple Beth Elohim donates critical supplies to JFS/MFA ‘Mobilize Boston’ Project!

Temple Beth Elohim of Wellesley spent the month of May collecting educational and first aid supplies for Syrian Refugee families. JFS Board Member, Debbie Gotbetter was there to bring these collections to our container, plus she had the perfect little helper! Continue reading

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TBS in Framingham Collects Medical Supplies for JFS/MFA Mobilize Boston Container!

TBS in Framingham Collects Medical Supplies for JFS/MFA Mobilize Boston Container! Continue reading

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In Weeks Leading up to Passover, JWV of MA Gives Annual Donation to JFS’ Lucy and Joe’s Food Pantry

Donation from Jewish War Veterans of MA to JFS’ Food Pantry makes providing Passover meals to vulnerable community members all the more possible. Continue reading

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