CJP News & Announcements

CJP Announces $10 Million Commitment

to Jumpstart Endowment Effort and Respond to Immediate Coronavirus-Related Needs

Combined Jewish Philanthropies is proud to announce that it has received a $10 million gift from Candice and Howard Wolk to assist individuals and families in need, both Jewish and non-Jewish, throughout the …

Boston Stands with Tennessee

CJP stands with communities in central Tennessee devastated by tornados on Tuesday, March 3. At least 24 people lost their lives and hundreds of structures were destroyed. Search and rescue efforts for survivors are ongoing in some of the hardest hit areas.

We are supporting the Central Ten…

Profile in Leadership: Aron Ain

CJP, JCRC mourn passing of Stephan Ross, NE Holocaust Memorial founder

It is with deep sadness we write to inform you about the loss of Steve Ross (z”l), who passed away last night.


Steve Ross with his son at the NEHM

Steve’s enduring strength, humanity, and commitment to conveying the lessons of his experience in the Holocaust to all who would hear him …

7 Reasons Why You Should Spend Your Lunchtime at Genesis Forum

Rabbi Elyse Winick, Senior Director, Learning and Education, in the Harry Kraft Center for Jewish Education.

Part of CJP’s mission is to inspire and build learning communities. One way we accomplish that is through Genesis Forum: a series of fascinating, free discussions organized by Ra…