Posts by David Scholder

Tzedakah Celebration!

Our Tzedakah Celebration last night was so much fun! It was a beautiful evening of friendship, fun, food and of course a visit from Elsa and Anna! Thank you to all who came and thank you to our community partners for bringing wonderful activities and sharing information about their volunteer opportunities. If you were unable…

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Member Chanuk-appreciation Raffle

JCA members make our wide array of programming possible, and we are grateful for their support. To show our appreciation, we will randomly select members to win prizes on each of the eight days of Chanukah. New and current members are eligible to win.  Thank you to our generous raffle sponsors who have donated the…

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Mainers Send Messages of Support to Pittsburgh

In response to the shooting at the Tree of Life/Or L’Simcha synagogue in Pittsburgh – the deadliest act of anti-Semitism in American history, southern Maine’s Jewish community gathered on Tuesday evening, October 30th for a community vigil attended by over 1,500 people of all faiths and backgrounds, who came together to express their collective grief,…

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Solidarity Shabbat

Last Shabbat, we witnessed the deadliest act of anti-Semitism in North American history — the attack at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. This Shabbat, we are responding with our greatest show of solidarity. A continental Solidarity Shabbat with the Jewish community of Pittsburgh. At synagogues, community centers and homes across North America, we…

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