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JF&CS Blog


JF&CS Blog

It Happens Next Door
July 22, 2011
Wayland's Jewish community shares the community's profound sadness with many members knowing one or both of the families impacted by Lauren Astley's homicide.

Healthy Eating in a Homeless Motel
July 15, 2011
Imagine you are a single mom with children from infant to school-age living at a homeless motel. You live in one room with your children and all of your belongings.

Bringing Teens Together
June 3, 2011
Since 2005, teens from Boston and Haifa have had a chance to share their experiences as Jews, immigrants, and Russian speakers.

Pride of Citizenship
May 17, 2011
I am thrilled to report that in the first half year of our grant that enables us to provide classes for people wanting to become citizens, the program has served 60 people.

Passover Food Distribution a Success!
May 5, 2011
Time has flown since our last Family Table distribution and before the memory of Passover fades, I want to thank everyone who helped make the holiday especially meaningful for our many recipients.

April is National Volunteer Month
April 27, 2011
Thank you to all our volunteers for generously sharing your energy, expertise, and compassion with those in need. JF&CS would not be able to do our work without you.

Dental Hygiene is for Everyone
April 21, 2011
Brush up and down, not across. Make little circles. Clean white surfaces and pink. Use a soft toothbrush instead of a hard one.

Remembering Sumner Kaplan
March 31, 2011
Our community has lost a true leader in the passing last week of Judge Sumner Z. Kaplan.

Why I Became a Dietitian
March 23, 2011
This month, in celebration of National Nutrition Month and Registered Dietitian Day, JF&CS registered dietitians share their stories about why they chose the nutrition profession.

Healthy Waltham - Eat Healthy on a Budget
March 2, 2011
Last month, as I perused the vendors at the Somerville Winter Farmers Market, I was filled with excitement about the unexpected bounty winter has provided.

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