CJP News & Announcements

CJP Stands with Israel

Since Shabbat morning, we have watched with deep concern a major escalation of violence in Israel. Over 600 rockets and mortar shells have been fired by terrorist groups in Gaza - each one an indiscriminate attack on civilian communities. And the rockets continue to fall.

These attacks have…

CJP, JCRC Statement on Synagogue Shooting in Poway

CJP and JCRC were shocked and heartbroken at the news of another synagogue shooting at a Chabad center near San Diego yesterday.

The shooting, which happened during services marking the end of Passover, occurred six months to the day of the Tree of Life attack in Pittsburgh. It was also the…

CJP Horrified by Easter Attacks on Christians in Sri Lanka

CJP is saddened, shocked, and outraged by the horrific terror attacks against worshippers and tourists in three cities in Sri Lanka today.

The human toll is staggering. At least 207 people were killed and hundreds more were wounded by the coordinated series of bombings at churches and hotel…

The 10th anniversary of the Rose Ruderman Scholars Award

2018 Rose Ruderman Scholars Award recipients (from left to right): Shimon Yanovsky, Yeshiva Ohr Yisrael; Yitzchak Yehudah Mitzner, New England Hebrew Academy; Daniel Hefter, Mesivta High School, Jay Ruderman; Sharon Shapiro; Eden Rackover, Striar Hebrew Academy o…

CJP investments bolstering security across Greater Boston


Secure Community Network's Stuart Frisch (left) and Doron Horowitz (right) have trained people across Greater Boston on safety-related issues. CJP's Jeremy Yamin (center) said these courses are “based on what our community is asking for.”

Last spring, Richard Tenby was celebrating Puri…