Starting in May 2019, Brookline synagogue Temple Beth Zion, a long time BJG partner, is sending nearly all waste from Shabbat Kiddush and other events to the compost pile instead of the landfill. The TBZ compost committee has located and implemented usage of compostable alternatives to the previously used plastic and paper flatware and dishware. […]

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י״ח באב ה׳תשע״ט (August 19, 2019)

We seek individuals to join our Board of Directors who have diverse backgrounds and life experiences that will help further our mission and build upon our base. (Bonus if you have non-profit board experience!) We are a young non-profit with an entrepreneurial spirit, and we are looking for individuals interested in helping to steer the […]

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ט״ו באב ה׳תשע״ט (August 16, 2019)

God sets peace on your borders, and satisfies you with choice wheat. ​​​​​​​ (Psalms 147:14) During this period between Passover and Shavuot, there’s a Jewish tradition called “counting the Omer.” What’s the Omer? It’s the 49 day period between Passover and Shavuot. In ancient times, this was also the period of time in between the […]

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ח׳ באייר ה׳תשע״ט (May 13, 2019)