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A Message from Marc

Life Lessons from RBG

Shalom Chaverim, 

Earlier this week, I attended CJP's annual Lion of Judah Luncheon, an opportunity to celebrate the generosity, dedication, and leadership of hundreds of women in our community. The people and the energy at the event were great, but what stood out most to me was the conten…

Of Two Places

Shalom Chaverim,

Last night I visited Beacon Gallery in Boston’s South End to tour Caron Tabb’s exhibit, “Of Two Places,” sponsored by JArts, the Jewish Arts Collaborative.

From the moment you walk through the door and find yourself under a chuppah (Jewish wedding canopy) made of p…

2Life and the Fast God Desires

Shalom Chaverim,

Last week, I had the privilege of sitting on a panel with two leaders in the field of philanthropy to discuss vision and strategy with the Board of Directors of 2Life Communities, formerly known as Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly. For more than 60 years, 2Life has …

From Generation to Generation

Shalom Chaverim,

Earlier this week, CJP hosted a Jewish Federations of North America Senior Advisory Council meeting with professionals from across the country who work with endowments, planned giving, and donor advised funds. It was the largest gathering to date of this group, who spent tw…

Our Next Generation Speaks

Shalom Chaverim, 

Over the past couple of weeks, as summer has been winding down, I have had the privilege of seeing the next generation in action. 

I attended the “Welcome Home” celebration of the Lappin Foundation’s Youth-to-Israel (Y2I) program, which sent more than 100 teenager…