CJP Blog

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…

VIDEO: Writing Our Passover Story

By Craig Byer, Senior Digital Marketing Manager

As we approach a Passover holiday unlike any other, Marc Baker — live from home — shares how we're still creating community, sparking connection, and being together when we can't physically be together. Watch below.

For more messages an…