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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 21

Civil Rights Journey

Thursday, November 21 - Sunday, November 24
Mon 25

Civil Discourse Programs & Practices Discussion

Monday, November 25 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dec 16

Racial Justice Quarterly Meeting

Monday, December 16 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jan 05

Homebuilding Trip to New Orleans

Sunday, January 5, 2020 - Friday, January 10, 2020

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Civil Discourse

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

Contact
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.

Learn more

Contact
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.

Contact
Sandy Aronson

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.

Learn more

Contact
Janet Goldenberg
Nicole Roos
Beth Nast

Immigration Justice

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

Learn more

Contact
Michael Gilman
Sandy Aronson

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.

Learn more

Contact
Sheri Kassirer
Ediss Gandelman

Upcoming Events

Thu 21

Civil Rights Journey

Thursday, November 21 - Sunday, November 24
Mon 25

Civil Discourse Programs & Practices Discussion

Monday, November 25 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dec 16

Racial Justice Quarterly Meeting

Monday, December 16 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jan 05

Homebuilding Trip to New Orleans

Sunday, January 5, 2020 - Friday, January 10, 2020

View more

Responding to Anti-Semitism and Hate

Join our new initiative in response to rising anti-Semitism and hate in our community. Lobby for the Genocide Education Act with the ADL, create a rapid response network to acts of hate, meet with Wellesley officials, engage parents and adults, join in interfaith learning, and participate in TBE community education. 

Learn more

Contact
Sandy Aronson

Syrian Refugee Resettlement
Team

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.

Learn more

Contact
Michael Gilman
Sandy Aronson

Mental Health Initiative

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

Mental Health Community Resource Guide

Contact
Alan 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.

Contact
Ann Mara Lanza

Tzedek Reflection

TBE is an active member of the
Tzedek Reflection steering committee, the only Jewish social justice forum in Greater Boston, bringing together all denominations to learn, share, and inspire one another to repair the world.

Contact
Neil Silverston