Thank you to Sam L. Cohen Foundation and Lisa Gorman for funding the recent demographic study of the southern Maine Jewish community. The study provides important data of great use to the JCA, local agencies, religious schools and the day school, temples and synagogues, as well as the members of our Jewish community served by these institutions. The study was conducted professionally using the latest scientific technology by Ira Sheskin, a professional demographer affiliated with the
Through its demographic study, the JCA will endeavor to identify and engage its constituency. Working with its recipient agencies, the JCA’s goal is to then create a renewed interest and excitement in Judiasm’s tradition and community in partnership with Southern Maine’s Jewish communal agencies.
To read the summary of our demographic study, please click here.