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As a combined Jewish Federation, Jewish Community Center and Jewish Family Services program, the JCA is here to be a resource for the entire Southern Maine community.

Thanks to the dedication of our staff and the unwavering support of our network, the JCA impacts our community in many ways. Working with an array of organizations and local congregations, we function as the hub of Jewish programming in Southern Maine.


Community Newsletter for September 23, 2020

September 23, 2020 |

Inbox too full? Got lost in the shuffle? Click the link below to access this week’s JCA Community Newsletter including A Unique Portrait: Jeffrey Rosen and Dahlia Lithwick on Ruth Bader Ginsberg, BOOK…

JCA Annual Publications

September 23, 2020 |

  As we begin a New Year, the JCA is proud to share our recent annual publications, the 5781 Yearbook and our 2019-2020 Annual Report. One looking forward and one looking back, the…

Progress for Peace

September 17, 2020 |

An important message from the JCA and its Community Relations Council: The Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine stands proudly with the State of Israel in its long-awaited peace agreements with the United…

Guide to High Holiday Services 2020/5781

September 16, 2020 |

Where to sign up? Do I need Zoom? (The answer is yes). High Holiday services in Southern Maine are mostly happening online or outdoors this year, so a little advanced planning is needed.…