CJP News & Announcements

Why Inclusion Matters: A Q&A with Author Tom Fields-Meyer

Inclusion within the Jewish community is a topic author Tom Fields-Meyer has been championing in the nearly two decades since his son’s autism diagnosis. As a former Senior Writer for People Magazine, Tom found his niche crafting human interest stories on public figures from Yitzhak Rabin …

CJP Deeply Concerned by Deceptive BDS Tactics by SJP Students at Tufts

On Sunday evening, the Tufts Community Union (TCU) Senate passed a pro-Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) resolution that identified Israel as “an apartheid regime” and called for the University to end investments in the Israeli “occupation.”

The vote, which was announced just two…

Learn On: Taking Students of All Ages Where They Want to Go

Learning has always been one of the cornerstones of Jewish life. Engaging with Jewish texts and traditions from the past 3,000 years can bring so much to our lives: it can enrich our relationships, guide the way we parent, and shed light on life choices big and small. It even helps us build …

Stand with Our Jewish Community; Stand with JCCs

These past months have been trying and unsettling for our American Jewish community.

Jewish organizations around the country — including JCC Greater Boston in Newton and the JCC in Worcester — have been the targets of threats and hatred. Today, we’re asking you to stand with our JCCs …

Stand with JCCs - Suggested Script for Your Calls

You may follow this suggested script for the call to your U.S. Representative.

Hi, my name is [NAME] and I'm a constituent from [CITY or TOWN in Massachusetts].

“I’m calling to urge the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Attorney General, and the Director o…