JBBBS News and Updates
Join Team JBBBS in the Virtual Rodman Ride for Kids
The Rodman Ride for Kids is going virtual and JBBBS is thrilled to get even more people involved. Our goal is to recruit 100 participants for our 100th anniversary.
Rarely has mentorship, friendship and connection been more essential than it is today, especially for those individuals who need it most. And happily, we at Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston provide such mentorship to the children of our community through our Children’s and LGBTQ+ initiatives, and friendship to our adults with disabilities in…Read More
JBBBS stands with the Black community in mourning the deaths of George Floyd: An Message From Our CEO
The senseless death of George Floyd, and the violence that has erupted during these last couple of weeks, have only compounded our ongoing, national tragedy. I am horrified and sickened. As a Jewish, white male, I could not authentically speak from the perspective of a member of the Black community or from that of a…Read More
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston President and CEO, Jeffrey Savit, provides an update on what JBBBS is doing to support our Littles, Friends, families, volunteers and staff throughout the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. In this video you will hear about: How JBBBS is leveraging its 100 years of experience in combating social isolation…Read More
Dear Friends, What a trying, incomprehensible few weeks these last few weeks have been for all of us. We are all trying to adjust our lives and plans while doing all we can to safeguard the public health and well being of those around us. All of us connected to JBBBS – professionals, lay leaders, donors, and volunteers – are now…Read More
Want a rewarding, meaningful volunteer experience unlike any other? Give the invaluable gift of your mentorship or friendship today.
Friend 2 Friend (F2F) provides adults with mild to moderate disabilities the opportunity to make new friends, socialize, stay active and be connected to the community. F2F programs support one-to-one friendships for qualifying adults.
JBBBS’ comprehensive mentoring program pairs children aged 6-18 with Bigs who provide role-modeling, encouragement, and friendship. JBBBS supports clients and their whole families by providing financial support, coaching and referrals to other social services agencies.