Leave a Legacy

One of the most righteous forms of charity in the Jewish faith, according to Maimonides, is anonymous giving. In 1995, three JCA donors anonymously established the Jewish Community Alliance Endowment Fund at The Community Foundation of Northeast Florida. This fund was created to support the JCA’s general operating expenses without restriction and would generate a…

JCA Year in Review

As we end this program year, we find ourselves in an unexpected moment in time. The current health crisis has meant we have not been engaging in the same ways and have had to find new ways to stay connected within our community and maintain a sense of normalcy in our lives. However, looking back…

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Just months ago, the JCA was thriving and financially steady. Overnight, our income stream, which is heavily dependent on fee-for-service revenue, stopped almost dead in its tracks when we closed our doors in response to the recommendations of public health authorities and elected officials. “We were confronted by circumstances caused entirely by the impact of…

COVID-19 Update – Building Reopening

Dear JCA Members, We at the JCA have been working diligently to devise a reopening plan for the building. After consulting with local officials and looking seriously at the guidelines they have provided, we have decided to move forward with the reconvening of specific onsite programming: Beginning May 18, childcare will resume at the JCA for Michele…