Accelerating Academic & Social Equity

JFS is working to reduce educational inequities among low-income immigrants and first-generation college students through programs that support students and their families with mentoring, basic needs assistance, and academic tutoring.

Pathways to College Success

Emerging partnerships with Mass Bay Community College, Framingham State University and DUET accelerate higher education achievement and social equity.

Program News

JFS Achieves 100% PERFECT SCORE on Charity Navigator – Know Your Donations are Making a Big Impact in the Community

Savvy donors support JFS of Metrowest because they know their donations are in good hands. JFS’ sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a multi-year 4-star rating from Charity Navigator (with a perfect score of 100%! so you can have confidence that your donation will drive change and make a difference. This Giving Tuesday please make a donation to ensure JFS has the resources it needs to answer the call when our neighbors come to us for help.

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Thinking about Our Native American Brothers and Sisters – A Message from CEO Lino Covarrubias

While Thanksgiving for many American’s is a joyous time of reflection and gratitude, it is often a painful time for our Native American brothers and sisters as they remember the violent history of genocide and forced removal from this territory that their ancestors endured. As you gather for your holiday celebrations, we hope you will make time to discuss the Thanksgiving story in all its aspects. We have much to be thankful for being Americans and we have much work to continue do in order to form a more perfect Union. Wishing you a meaningful Thanksgiving!

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A Thanksgiving Message – Help Us Help Our Neighbors in Need

As we at JFS prepare to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with loved ones, we are reminded that not everyone has a warm home in which to celebrate or the resources to enjoy a feast of abundance. Over the last year, JFS provided critical assistance to over 7,500 individuals, to continue to provide these services, we need your help. Please click and read a Thanksgiving message and learn how you can make a difference in the lives of those who need help the most.

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