Stephen Lau Wins JDJ’s Inaugural CARE Award

  JDJ’s mission statement epitomizes why JDJ exists: “We love helping people we care about, learning new things, and building meaningful relationships.” These words encompass the spirit of what JDJ team members strive to achieve every day. We created the Capturing and Recognizing Excellence (CARE) award to recognize an individual who delivers exceptional service to […]

JDJ Starts the New School Year Off Right

For the eighth consecutive year, JDJ participated in the Youth Village Backpack Heroes Back-to-school drive. The Backpack Heroes campaign provides new backpacks and school supplies to children and young adults. In Massachusetts, backpacks and school supplies collected go to more than 300 children and young adults. JDJ team members supported this annual campaign by making […]

Use Your IRA to Make Charitable Donations

The 2017 tax law nearly doubled the standard deduction and therefore significantly reduced the number of filers who itemize deductions. Retirees may be disappointed to learn they cannot deduct their charitable gifts for income tax purposes this year. Only 8% of filers are expected to take a charitable deduction this year, down from 20% in […]

Take Us Out to the Ballgame!

It’s an annual rite of spring and a day everyone at JDJ looks forward to each year – Opening Day at Fenway Park! Despite the chilly temperatures, we have a few team members at the park today. Steve Sarcione is attending his 33rd consecutive Fenway Park opening day and Jessica Lee and Abi Smith are […]