CJP News & Announcements

JDC Responds to Indonesia Tsunami, Earthquake

September 30, 2018 – New York, NY – Following the deadly earthquake and tsunami that struck Indonesia’s Sulawesi island on Friday, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) is providing emergency medical services, critical supplies, and psychosocial support with one of i…

How you can help fire and storm victims

Thousands of people in the Merrimack Valley and in the Carolinas are picking up the pieces after deadly disasters and storms. CJP is working with our federation partners — including the Jewish Federation of Merrimack Valley and Jewish Federations of North America — to offer immediate ass…

Q&A with Cindy Janower, Chair of CJP’s Board of Directors

You are becoming the Chair of CJP’s Board of Directors at a pivotal time. What do you see as our greatest opportunity? What do you see as the greatest challenge for CJP to wrestle with this year?

Our greatest opportunities are twofold. First, we are able to catalyze bold change in our com…

Help CJP support people in the Merrimack Valley and the Carolinas

CJP and the Greater Boston Jewish community stand with the many residents of Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover as they mourn the victim and pray for the recovery of the many injured by last night’s fires in the Merrimack Valley.

We remember Leonel Rondon, 18, the young man who died as …

Our first Q&A with Rabbi Marc Baker

Marc Baker

Just over a month ago, Rabbi Marc Baker became CJP’s first new President and CEO in more than 30 years. We caught up with Marc early one morning (one of the best times to find him) to learn how he is adjusting to life at the Kraft Family Building and hear his thoughts on his priorities a…