The Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) is a nonprofit based in Boston, Massachusetts, that is dedicated to bringing together members of the community to address the needs and desires of the community as a whole. Additionally, the organization seeks to foster strong ties with Israel and encourage new generations to embrace the Jewish culture.
CJP was established in April 1925 and immediately garnered the attention of nearly 500 community members who donated a total of $11,909. Today, the nonprofit continues to thrive on member support in its efforts to create a positive impact through social justice programs. Over the years, CJP has helped hundreds of people both in the United States and abroad.
Learn more about the CJP or find ways to get involved by visiting the website http://www.cjp.org.
About Marco Bitran: A successful entrepreneur and former financial/economic analyst, Bitran received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with a minor in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After several years in California, he moved back to Boston in the early 2000s and became involved in several local charities and nonprofits, including the Combined Jewish Philanthropies. Marco Bitran also holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.