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8th Annual Build-A-Backpack Event a Huge Success!

Our 8th annual Build-A-Backpack event was a huge success! We packed over 400 backpacks. Click to read more! Continue reading

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JFS Mobilize Boston Shipping Container Has Arrived in Syria!

The JFS Mobilize Boston Shipping Container has arrived in Syria! Click to read more. Continue reading

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JFS Mobilize Boston Shipping Container en route to Syria — Track its Progress!

The Mobilize Boston Shipping Container is en route to Syria – track the container with us! Continue reading

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The Mobilize Boston Container is ready to ship to Syria – A Huge Thanks to All Our Partners!

The JFS x MFA Mobilize Project for Syrian Refugees has concluded and the container is preparing to ship to Syria. Learn more about our generous partnering organizations, the results of our collections and how our community came together to make a meaningful impact! Continue reading

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JFS Welcomes New Board Members, Honors Volunteers and Staff

Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Metrowest announced that they have installed four new board members and honored staff and volunteers for their service. Read the full press release. Continue reading

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Ava and Josie support Syrian Refugees through their Mitzvah Projects!

Ava and Josie mobilize their communities through raising awareness and collecting supplies for the JFSxMFA Mobilize Boston Project! Keep reading to learn how they integrated the project with their Mitzvah projects! Continue reading

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The Rashi School Takes Action to Help Refugee Children Attend School!

The Rashi School joined a host of other organizations in collecting school supplies backpacks for JFS/MFA’s ‘Mobilize Boston’ Project. Together, the students assembled 100 backpacks to benefit refugee students! Continue reading to learn how they did it! Continue reading

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