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COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT | REPAIR THE WORLD

Social Action

“A Jew is asked to take a leap of action rather than a leap of faith.”

~ Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel

What are you passionate about?

Volunteer with fellow TBE members to help repair the world.

Upcoming Events

Thu 26

Welcome Home Blanket Drive (In Person)

Monday, January 2 - Sunday, January 29
Feb 02

CASA at Community Servings (In Person)

Thursday, February 2 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Feb 06

Yad Chessed Purim Collection (Online)

Monday, February 6 - Tuesday, March 7
Feb 09

Green Team Meeting (Online)

Thursday, February 9 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST

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Civil Discourse

Join programming designed to
strengthen our community with the values of inclusion, love, and
understanding.

Upcoming events

Feb 13

Engaging in Civil Discourse Guided By Jewish Wisdom (Online)

Monday, February 13 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST

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Julie Kreiss

Climate Action/TBE Green

Help ensure our building and
community are environmentally sound and sustainable. Educate our community to protect the health of our planet and all who inhabit it.

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Upcoming events

Feb 09

Green Team Meeting (Online)

Thursday, February 9 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST

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Sheryl Goodridge

Greater Boston Interfaith
Organization (GBIO)

TBE is a member of GBIO which
works to coalesce, train, and
organize people from all religious, racial, ethnic, class, and neighborhoods for the public good.

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Sheri Kassirer
Bud Schram

Gun Violence Prevention

Since 2012, we have helped fund peace cafes in Roxbury, worked to achieve stronger gun laws in MA,  hosted speakers, and advocated to make our world safer.

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Janet Goldenberg
Nicole Roos

Immigration Justice

Our tradition commands us to welcome the stranger. We passionately affect immigration change locally and nationally.

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Michael Gilman

Kabbalat Hakol

Kabbalat Hakol, which means welcoming all voices, is an expression of and expansion upon TBE’s commitment to welcoming all people. Our initiative supports and advocates for LGBTQ+ identified individuals.

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Jess Friedman

Upcoming Events

Thu 26

Welcome Home Blanket Drive (In Person)

Monday, January 2 - Sunday, January 29
Feb 02

CASA at Community Servings (In Person)

Thursday, February 2 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Feb 06

Yad Chessed Purim Collection (Online)

Monday, February 6 - Tuesday, March 7
Feb 09

Green Team Meeting (Online)

Thursday, February 9 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST

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Mental Health Initiative

Help de-stigmatize mental illness through education, advocacy, prayer, and support.

Mental Health Community Resource Guide

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Alan Posner

 

Racial Justice Initiative

We provide opportunities to develop our understanding of how racism impacts our economic, social, and justice systems and to reduce racial inequalities.

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Upcoming events

Feb 12

Winter Walk (In Person)

Sunday, February 12 | 8:30 am - 11:00 am EST
Feb 15

Interfaith Housing Justice Campaign Teach-In (Online)

Wednesday, February 15 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST

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Contact
Sheri Kassirer
Ediss Gandelman

Responding to Antisemitism and Hate

We continue to respond to antisemitism and hate though work including: further collaboration and advocacy with the ADL, continued education, partnership with local town leaders, and relationship building with other communities of faith.

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Resources

Contact
Rabbi Rachel Saphire
Beth Tishler
Nancy Drourr

Refugee Resettlement

With guidance from Jewish Family Services of Metrowest, we have welcomed eight Syrian refugee families to the Boston area, and closely support two of them.

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Michael Gilman
Deb Gotbetter
Susan Sidel

Congregants for Reproductive
Justice

Healthcare, including safe, legal abortion, is a Jewish value. The decision by the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade resulted in a reproductive equity crisis in the United States. The goals of CRJ include providing education, resources and advocacy relating to reproductive health and equity.

Reproductive Justice Resources
Reproductive Justice Panel Recording

Upcoming events

Feb 10

Care Package Drive (In Person)

Friday, February 10 - Friday, March 10

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Jess Friedman
CRJ Committee
Co-chairs: Meredith Ross and Abigail Posner

TBE Members for Transgender
Equity

Join us to ensure the dignity of all people and to ensure our community welcomes and accepts all regardless of gender identity.

Resources
Queer Morning Blessings

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Ann-Mara Lanza

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