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Community Creative Fellowship

Developed and Powered by CJP & JArts

CJP and JArts have teamed up to launch a new Community Creative Fellowship for two Boston-area creatives. We invite creatives in all artistic media - visual artists, performers, writers, chefs, coders, and others – to apply.

More and more people are …

Subsidies Towards Summer Child Care or Day Camp Available

Are you, or is someone you know in the Jewish community, struggling to pay for summer child care expenses? Thanks to the CJP Coronavirus Emergency Fund, we’re able to offer qualifying families in the Greater Boston-area Jewish community summer child care subsidies of between $1,000 and $3,…

CJP’s Communal Security Initiative Introduces Free Reopening Care Kits

By Craig Byer, Senior Digital Marketing Manager

There are many organizations that remain closed and face real uncertainty about whether it is safe to open or not. While CJP is not advocating for any decisions to be made, we do want to ensure our partners are supported should they ch…

VIDEO: Boston Celebrates Israel’s 72nd Birthday

By Craig Byer, Senior Digital Marketing Manager

On Wednesday, April 29, the Greater Boston Jewish community celebrated Israel's 72nd birthday with a musical celebration! Together, we welcomed global music icon and Israeli singer-songwriter Idan Raichel and social-musical initiative Koolula…

VIDEO: Learning From Pandemics Past: Jewish History and Coronavirus

By Dan Seligson, Senior Director, Strategic Communications

The coronavirus (COVID-19) has triggered an unprecedented wave of changes to day-to-day life in Greater Boston and beyond. 

But existing in a state of crisis is nothing new to the Jewish people. History can be our guide during di…