CJP News & Announcements

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…

Q & A with our 2019 Annual Campaign Co-chairs

Every year, two talented and committed CJP volunteers take on the challenge of co-chairing our Annual Campaign. This year, however, is an exception. In 2019, we've got three phenomenal leaders who are inspiring our community to make an impact through their philanthropy. Darren Black takes on…

CJP Names Jennifer Weinstock its Senior Vice President of Philanthropy

Veteran Fundraising Professional to lead Development at Massachusetts’ Largest Nonprofit

BOSTON – October 16, 2018 – Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP), Boston’s Jewish Federation and Massachusetts’ largest nonprofit organization with more than $2 billion in assets, has named J…

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…