Looking for Hebrew readers (adults & teens) to assist in sorting through mounds of sacred materials prior to book burial. Need people to help box items, discard items not deemed “Shemot”. Location: Baker Street Cemeteries – Sons of Abraham Chapel. This is a 2-part event. Friday 9/13 9-11 a.m. & Sunday 9/15 1-3 p.m. Snacks will be provided.
This year we will hold the first memorial service at the Baker Street Cemeteries in West Roxbury. The service will be at the Independent Pride of Boston cemetery. Rabbi David Grossman of Temple Shalom of Hull will officiate at 11:00 a.m.
A lively cocktail hour (open bar) with plentiful hors d’oeurves will set the stage for a sparkling evening in celebration of JCAM’s 36th year! Participants will have a chance to bid on the many items at our auction table. Speakers from CJP and the ADL will be addressing the growing concern over hate crimes committed against Jewish institutions, included Jewish cemeteries. Since 1984 JCAM remains committed to the preservation and maintenance of Jewish cemeteries in Massachusetts. Our Charitable Foundation raises funds for educational and historical purposes as well as community needs projects and programs.
JCAM's newest cemetery in Metrowest now features ... memorial wall. More than 5,000 grave sites are available for purchase and now 2,000+ memorial stones are available to honor loved ones buried elsewhere.Learn more.