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2019 JFS Report to the Community

Click to get your copy of the 2019 JFS Report to the Community! Continue reading

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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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Jewish Family Service of Metrowest announces Lino Covarrubias as new Chief Executive Officer

Current JFS Chief Operations Officer Lino Covarrubias will officially succeed longtime leader Marc Jacobs as the organization’s Chief Executive Officer effective January 1, 2020. Read the full press release. Continue reading

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#LoveOurNeighbors Service Day a Huge Success!

On Sunday, Jewish Teen Initiative (JTI-Boston) hosted their 2nd Annual #LoveOurNeighbors Metrowest Community Service Day at Temple Beth Am in Framingham. The event was a huge success! Continue reading

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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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