The Jewish Community Alliance is open to the public. Per our COVID policy, proof of vaccination is required at our indoor in-person programs. Masks are optional.  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!  



Spirits & Spirits

Jul 07, 2022 5:30PM—7:00PM

Maine Craft Distilling (123 Washington Avenue, Portland)

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


Meet Our New PJ Library Ambassadors

November 6, 2019 |

Back in July, the JCA and PJ Library of Southern Maine received word that we had been awarded an $8000 grant to launch PJ Library Ambassadors Program. We are now so pleased to…

Goat Hike/JCA Staff Retreat at Ten Apple Farm in Gray

October 23, 2019 |

Last week, we experienced a severe rain and windstorm that knocked out power to the JCA and many local businesses, schools, and homes for days.  Luckily, our office staff had a previously-scheduled retreat…

Southern Maine Services for the High Holidays 2019/5780

September 25, 2019 |

Looking for High Holiday Services in Southern Maine? Look no further! Here are the schedules for eight local congregations. For more information, click the name of each congregation to visit their website and…

JCA Annual Meeting 2019 – Executive Director’s Remarks & Photo Recap

September 23, 2019 |

This month marks the JCA’s two-year anniversary on Congress Street! Our time here has been fantastic, challenging, and exciting, and the organization has grown in so many ways. And the past year has…


JCA Logo Row

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.