JBBBS is among the organizational sponsors of the Ruderman Inclusion Summit, which brings together community stakeholders to foster strategic advocacy, peer-to-peer learning, sharing of best practices and networking. The Summit will feature internationally-recognized leaders in the field of disabilities, speaking and engaging with attendees on critical issues of education, housing, employment, community and religious life.
Each fall, JBBBS debuts its match activity calendar. Match activities – group outings planned and paid for by the agency – bring together Big and Little Brothers and Sisters one Sunday a month. And, in addition to the obvious (they’re fun), these agency-sponsored activities help defray some of the cost to volunteer and take the
JBBBS is deepening its partnership with the Boston Maccabi Rugby Club in order to introduce members to volunteer opportunities out of JBBBS. The team, which has consistently volunteered support at Yom Sport, is represented here by two of its leaders, Dan Flynn and Alex Goldstein. Here, the guys dish about rugby, the partnership and the parallels in
From President & CEO, Harvey Lowell – and all of us at JBBBS – L’Shanah Tovah!
– By special guest contributor to JBBBS blog, Director of Combined Jewish Philanthropies’ Anti-Poverty Initiative, Lori Silver CJP is pleased to partner with JBBBS on a new, comprehensive initiative to provide direct support for individuals and families in our Greater Boston Jewish community who are in, or at risk of, severe financial hardship. We are