The Jewish Community Alliance is open to the public. We look forward to seeing you back in our building and online. Per our COVID policy, proof of vaccination and masks are required at our indoor in-person programs.  Over the next few months, we will continue to offer both in-person and virtual activities to meet your needs and keep you engaged and connected. Please follow us on social media, check back here often, and sign up for our emails to stay up to date!  



Art Night at the J

Jul 20, 2022 3:00PM—7:00PM

JCA - 1342 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04102

Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Aug 04, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME

Beginner Mah Jongg class with Judi Slotsky

Aug 11, 2022 9:30AM—11:30AM

JCA 1342 Congress St. Portland, ME


#MyJCA Community Art Project

June 29, 2022 |

Calling artists of all ages! This September, the JCA will celebrate 5 years on Congress Street, and we invite you to reflect on this milestone by joining in a community-wide art project! We…

Community message regarding Uvalde tragedy and security/safety at the JCA

May 27, 2022 |

Dear JCA Community,   Each of us has been rocked by the news of the terrible murders of 19 schoolchildren and their teachers in Uvalde, Texas this week. And like many of you,…

Southern Maine Seders and Passover Programs 2022

April 7, 2022 |

Happy Pesach everyone! Time to clean house, stock up on matzah, rid yourself of pesky chametz, and rehearse your Da-Dayenu‘s. As we prepare for Passover, here are 13 great Passover Events to help…

Southern Maine Purim Parties 2022

March 10, 2022 |

With many Purim Parties happening in-person again this year, we hope you are excited to get dressed up, grogg your groggers, and nosh some Hamantaschen! Here are 10 great ways to safely celebrate…


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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.