From President & CEO, Harvey Lowell – and all of us at JBBBS – L’Shanah Tovah!
The holiday season isn’t just a time to give gifts to loved ones, but to help those in need in our community. That’s why we’re partnering with Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) on Project Dreidel, a campaign to bring holiday gifts to local families who can’t afford them. We talked to Jeff Gabel, an active Big Brother (who’s featured in the
Founded in 1948, Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israeli Independence Day) marks the establishment of the State of Israel. The Israeli Knesset (Parliament) declared that the preceding day be Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, for those who lost their lives defending the State of Israel while serving in the Israeli Defense Force (IDF). Jewish holidays last for 24 hours, from sundown
Every family has its own hallowed rituals and epic stories set to repeat so that children will know and remember and tell their own kids someday. My grandmother burnt the crescent rolls every Thanksgiving for 30 years. The first five times were by accident, and after that, I figure, she did it for the show…the
For the second year in a row, Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters (JBBBS) is partnering with Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) to launch Project Dreidel, a program that provides Chanukah gifts to Jewish and interfaith children in need. Harvey Lowell, JBBBS President/CEO, discusses how Project Dreidel is making a difference in the lives of local families.