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


KJFS Newsletter Volume 2 – September 2021

September 15, 2021 |

Please enjoy the Second Volume of our new “KJFS News” Quarterly Newsletter. Click here for the PDF version or read on below. To be added to the “KJFS News” mailing list please email…

JCA Proposed Slate of Board Members for 2021-2022

September 10, 2021 |

In advance of our Annual Meeting on October 7th, the JCA is pleased to announce the proposed slate of Board Members for 2021-2022!  Join us on Thursday, October 7th at 5:30 PM, where…

Southern Maine High Holiday Services Guide 2021/5782

September 3, 2021 |

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

Staff ‘Shabbatical’ Week of Rest and Renewal

August 13, 2021 |

Our tradition honors the importance of the balance of work and rest, and in recognition of the unique challenges staff have faced over the past year, the JCA Board voted to authorize a…


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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.