CJP News & Announcements

CJP Supports Communities Affected by California Wildfires

Communities in California have been ravaged by two separate wildfires, one burning in the northern part of the state and the other in an area surrounding Los Angeles.

CJP is providing $25,000 in immediate aid to the Los Angeles Wildfire Relief Fund, opened by the Jewish Federation of Greate…

CJP Statement on Rocket Attacks Against Israel

In the last 24 hours, over 300 rockets have been fired into Israel from Gaza. This is the highest number of rockets fired into Israel in a single day, and the attacks are ongoing.

Israel’s soldiers and citizens are always in our thoughts and prayers, but even more so during difficult time…

CJP Statement on Borderline Bar and Grill Shooting

CJP is saddened and angered by yet another mass shooting in our country. Twelve people were killed and more than 20 injured last night at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California. The shooter chose the bar’s “college night,” when large numbers of young adults, most un…

CJP, JCRC Joint Statement on Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting

Community Vigil scheduled tomorrow on the Boston Common at 2:00 p.m.

Today, during a Shabbat service of reflection, prayer, and celebration, 11 people were murdered and another six injured by a suspected anti-Semitic, xenophobic extremist at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. It was …

Asking Five Big Questions to Build a Stronger Jewish Community

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What are the strengths of the Greater Boston Jewish community? How can we create a more vibrant Jewish future? What’s getting in the way?

These and other questions will be at the heart of a year-long listening tour that will involve meeting with hundreds of community members in an ongoing…