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.
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.
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!
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.
Just-A-Start: "Creating Opportunity, Strengthening Community, Improving Lives"