Resources for Partner Organizations


CJP sends out a bi-weekly email to our partner organizations with updates and resources, with an emphasis on addressing the unique challenges presented by the coronavirus crisis. Members of other organizations can sign up for that email here. This page includes content summaries of the latest email (with a link to the full text), as well as links to content published earlier.

*Updated Friday, April 16

News and Announcements

CJP's Arts and Culture Impact Grant Fund Grantees announced!  

General Information

Read full 4/15 email

Resources for exploring sustained collaborations and strategic alliances

Local Jewish organizations in search of office space 

  • Sign up to let other Jewish organizations know that you have office space that you would be interested in renting out 
  • Sign up to learn of spaces that are available to rent

Guide for reporting antisemitic incidents 

Re-employment service for Jewish job seekers 

  • Available at no-cost to members of the Jewish community, regardless of income, learn if the Jewish Re-employment Program (JREP) can help you by filling out this form or emailing  for more information 

CJP Communal Security Initiative

Interest-free loans program available

  • Interest-free loans of up to $10,000 are available to individuals and families in the Greater Boston community facing challenging expenses. For more information, see our website or download the flyer.

Resources for Synagogues


Massachusetts issues guidance for houses of worship 

Synagogue webinars

View resources from past synagogue webinars on our Past Webinars page

MA Reopening and COVID-19 Resources

Reopening of Massachusetts


Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC or ERC)

  • Available through Wednesday, June 30, 2021, to eligible employers who retained employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, find more information about the ERTC on the IRS website


Small Business Administration Loan Program


Federal Paycheck Protection Program funding update

Below are resources, updates, and other resources to help you manage your PPP loan. The program expires on Wednesday, May 31, 2021.


Nonprofit governance bylaws and COVID-19 



Redemption and the Unquiet Mind in the Exodus Narrative

Tuesday, April 27 | 12:00–1:30 p.m ET | Virtual event via Zoom
World-renowned author and Torah scholar, Dr. Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg, will discuss mental unease as a factor in the Exodus epic.


Antisemitism: Here and Now

Thursday, May 6| 7:30 p.m. ET | Virtual event via Zoom
Join us for a timely conversation about Antisemitism with Deborah E. Lipstadt, moderated by Rabbi Michael Ragozin.


Sustained Formal Collaborations

Tuesday, May 11 | 12:00–1:00 p.m. ET | Virtual event via Zoom
Join consultant Nanette Fridman, MPP, J.D., to explore the range of collaborative options that exist from strategic alliances to mergers and everything in between.

Virtual Development Convenings

Mondays: April 26, May 24, June 21 | 3:00–4:00 p.m.
Please join Jennifer Weinstock, Senior Vice President of Philanthropy at CJP on these open Zoom video calls to ask questions and discuss how we are fundraising during these unpredictable and challenging times.
Join Zoom Meeting

View Past Webinars


External Resources

Additional Resources

For Questions or Comments: 

Financial assistance:
If you or someone you know in our community needs financial assistance during these difficult days, please visit the CJP Warmline or call the Warmline at 1-800-CJP-9500. 

Organizational Health Resources:
CJP believes that helping our community partners thrive is fundamental to our work. To this end, we have developed a new webpage with resources to help our partners optimize their organization’s performance, focusing on six primary areas of organizational health: Finance, Professional Leadership and Strategy, Development/Fundraising, Board Governance, Marketing, and Infrastructure.