Dear JCA Community, As we welcome Shabbat tonight, we know that many are feeling the impact of this week’s events deeply. The use of violence as a political tool is frightening not just because it is unpredictable, but also because it is so dangerous. Some of us understand the contours of that danger academically, through…

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Make the most of your giving to the Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine using the CARES Act:   Here’s what you need to know about the CARES Act, and how you may be able to maximize your charitable giving this year to the JCA when it means the most. On March 27, the Coronavirus…

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Happy (almost) Hanukkah everyone! While the festival of lights will look different this year, there are still so many wonderful ways to celebrate together here in Southern Maine. Here are 15 Hanukkah Happenings to help keep your annual traditions full of life and full of light. For Hanukkah crafts, recipes, music and activities, check out…

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