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Spring 2019

Sessions begin Monday, April 29
Locations may include downtown Boston, Brookline, Cambridge/Somerville, and Allston/Brighton

Discover all of the awesome. Join LEADS, a comfortable, social, nine-session introduction to CJP and all the amazing things the Greater Boston Jewish community has to offer. Here's what past participants had to say:


So, what are you waiting for? Join other young adults, engage in small group discussions at a volunteer’s home, and cap off some sessions by meeting up with other LEADS groups!

Discussion topics include:

  • Jewish culture and identity
  • Connections to Israel and Haifa
  • Getting involved as a young adult in Boston
  • Tikkun olam (repairing the world)
  • “Ask a Rabbi” session

You'll also participate in three potluck Shabbat dinners with your group!

COST: $36 per person
Please note: $18 will support CJP’s Annual Campaign. The remaining $18 event fee reflects the cost of goods and services provided and is not tax deductible.

Spring 2019 LEADS Schedule:

All sessions begin at 7:00 p.m.

April 2019:

Monday, 4/29: LEADS #1 (Welcome & Introductions)  

May 2019:

Friday, 5/3: LEADS #2 (Shabbat)

Tuesday, 5/7: LEADS #3 (Community Partnerships)

Thursday, 5/16: LEADS #4 (Ask a Rabbi/Meet the Shinshinim)

Tuesday, 5/21: LEADS #5 (Philanthropy)

Friday, 5/31: LEADS #6 (Shabbat)

June 2019:

Wednesday, 6/5: LEADS #7 (Session with CJP’s President & CEO, Rabbi Marc Baker)

Tuesday, 6/11: LEADS #8 (Ask a Rabbi/Meet the Shinshinim)

Friday, 6/14: Optional group outing to Riverway Project’s Soul Food Shabbat 

Friday, 6/21: LEADS #9 (Final Shabbat Celebration)

*Dates are subject to change

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For any questions, please contact Meghan at meghand@cjp.org or 617-457-8736.