JFS and Volunteers Pack Over 250 Backpacks for the 10th Annual Build-A-Backpack Event!

For the 10th consecutive year, JFS of Metrowest will provide over 250 backpacks full of school supplies to children in our community who need it most! Build-a-Backpack brings families together, giving us the chance to learn how we can better help and support our...

JFS Volunteer Writes Book to Teach Children About Herd Immunity!

Discussing the intricacies of the pandemic with children can be difficult. JFS Volunteer and recent Standford University graduate, Emma Rashes, 22, is trying to change that. We are excited to share the release of her new children’s book, Lily the Llama Helps Her...

Collaborative Community Partnerships that Multiply Impacts and Transform Lives

JFS CEO Lino Covarrubias, with Daniel’s Table Founder David Blais, coordinate with the USDA to provide thousands of LBS of produce via the Farmer to Family program to Metrowest community members in need JFS is proud to acknowledge collaborative relationships with over...

JFS Annual Build-A-Backpack Event On the Move – Part 2!

For the 9th consecutive year, JFS of Metrowest will provide over 250 backpacks full of school supplies to children in our community who need it most; but given the current public health emergency, this year’s initiative is looking a little different…!...

JFS Annual Build-A-Backpack Event On the Move!

For the 9th consecutive year, JFS of Metrowest will provide over 250 backpacks full of school supplies to children in our community who need it most; but given the current public health emergency, this year’s initiative is looking a little different…!...

20th JFS Collaborative Distribution – Over 5,200 Bags of Food & Personal Care Items Distributed to Date!

On August 13th JFS of Metrowest held its 20th distribution of food and personal care items at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School in Framingham! 142 bags of personal care items and food were passed out to families and individuals in the community!    Since the very first...