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Jewish Family Service of Metrowest Receives $10,000 Grant from Wells Fargo

(Framingham, MA – May 14, 2018) – Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Metrowest, a non-profit agency that provides vital social, health and community services to alleviate suffering, enhance lives and support people in need, announced today it was awarded a $10,000 grant from Wells Fargo. Funding from Wells Fargo will support JFS’ Reducing Achievement … Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Honors Outstanding Community Leaders at 28th Annual Seize the Dream Gala on May 9, 2018

Framingham, MA – May 9th, 2018. The annual Seize the Dream gala honors area leaders and volunteers who have demonstrated an unfailing commitment and personal dedication to supporting vulnerable children, families, and senior adults in the local community and beyond. … Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Receives $100K Cummings Foundation Grant

JFS of Metrowest receives $100K Cummings Foundation Grant in Support of the Patient Navigator Program. Click to Read the Press Release. Continue reading

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Outstanding Community Leaders Honored At 26th Annual JFS Seize the Dream Gala

PRESS RELEASE: May 23, 2016 – Outstanding Community Leaders Marsha and Harvey Chasen and Dena and Michael Rashes Honored at 26th Annual JFS Seize the Dream Gala in Framingham, MA. Continue reading

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JFS Partners with FSU’s and MBCC’s 100 Males to College Initiative

JFS Partners with FSU’s 100 Men to College Initiative Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator

JFS of Metrowest Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator Continue reading

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Grant from MutualOne Foundation Helps Seniors Access Medical Care

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the MutualOne Charitable Foundation in support of the JFS Patient Navigator program. Click to read the announcement. Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Receives $10,000 from Foundation for MetroWest

PRESS RELEASE: Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) today announced that it has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Foundation for MetroWest to continue its provision of family assistance services to vulnerable children and families at the Woodrow Wilson Elementary School on the south-side of Framingham. Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Receives Grant from the Tufts Health Plan Foundation to Support New Work Force Development Initiative

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) today announced that Tufts Health Plan Foundation has awarded JFS, in partnership with the Employment & Training Resource Center, a new two year Work Force Development grant, Ready for Success: A Mid-Late Career Re-entry Program. This funding will support the ‘back-to-work’ efforts of older mid-late career seekers, especially immigrants and minority workers who wish to return to work or secure a job better suited to their skills, income needs and interests. Ready for Success will address work readiness, job searches, resumes and skills training options as well as other barrier to employment and financial stability. Continue reading

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JFS of Metrowest Receives $41,866 from MetroWest Health Foundation

Press Release: Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) today announced that it has been awarded a $41,866 continuation grant from the Framingham Union Grants Panel of the MetroWest Health Foundation to help frail older adults access medical care and maintain their independence at home. Continue reading

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