As an owner and developer of affordable housing, we help to maintain economic diversity in Cambridge, despite sky rocketing real estate costs. JAS continues to work to preserve and expand housing options so people from all walks of life can live in Cambridge, as renters and homeowners. Learn more.
Providing Affordability in Cambridge
The Biomedical Careers Program puts graduates on a pathway
to upward economic mobility. A recent study by UMass
Boston’s Center of Social Policy found that graduates increase their
income by an average of nearly $15,000 in their first year after graduation from this free nine month training. Learn more.
Developing Skills for the Local Economy
JAS is excited to participate in the Commonwealth’s Community
Investment Tax Credit Program. Invest in our programs to support
Cambridge and nearby communities and get a start tax credit worth 50% of your contribution back. Learn more and donate today!
Invest in JAS, Invest in Your Community
JAS YouthBuild helps young adults develop careers skills
and pursue their education, all while providing service that helps
their community, from beautification projects to full-scale
rehabilitation of affordable housing units. Learn more.