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Happy holidays – from JBBBS!

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September 30th, 2016

On this as on every Rosh Hashanah, we are reminded that life is changeable, ephemeral, precious.  We remember that the more we lend our strength to someone facing adversity, the more we strengthen ourselves.  The more we take care of one another, the better off we all are – as people and as a unified

Partner Profile: Boston Maccabi Rugby Club.

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September 8th, 2015

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

CJP, JBBBS partner on Anti-Poverty Initiative.

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September 8th, 2015

– 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

Meet Mariel!

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March 10th, 2015

Mariel Sable joined Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters’  Development Team as its Event and Administrative Specialist last month. Here, she sounds off about her mentors and work at JBBBS. Tell us what attracted you to work in the Jewish communal world? Whenever I was asked what I wanted to do when I grew up, my answer was