Combined Jewish Philanthropies has featured JFS!

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Rachel’s Story….How your gift helped

“When the recession hit, small business owner Rachel B. lost 60 percent of her clients in one year. Reluctantly, she closed the salon that had supported her and her daughter for years. Despite landing a new part-time job, her paycheck and small savings were no match for the mounting bills she faced.

“I had a child, an apartment, bills to pay. I’d never been in the situation where I couldn’t support myself,” she says.

On the brink of eviction, a friend suggested she contact Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS).”

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created at: 2011-02-08