Mobilizing communities to take leadership in bold climate campaigns through education and reducing carbon footprints.


“See to it that you do not spoil and destroy My world; for if you do,
there will be no one else to repair it."
- Midrash Kohelet Rabbah, 1 on Ecclesiastes 7:13

The Jewish Climate Action Network works through education, activism, and organizing to add an urgent and visionary Jewish voice to the climate crisis. JCAN has nodes in Massachusetts, New York City, and the greater DC area. This website focuses on JCAN Massachusetts.

Find out how to get involved.

Boston-area leadership meetings

JCAN team meetings are held approximately twice a month in the Boston area and are open to all. To learn of upcoming meetings and other events, join our low-volume email list. You are always encouraged to approach us with ideas for participation, even if you cannot make it to eam meetings.

The next meeting is on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 7:00. Please contact if you’d like to attend.



JCAN helps Jewish communities face the climate crisis and take action. Learn about
our mission, our team, and what we do.

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Take Action

Are you concerned about the climate? Would you like your synagogue or facility to be part of the solution?


Webinars and book club

JCAN schedules educational webinars to teach about divestment, benschmarking energy use, setting climate goals, and spiritual responses to the crisis.