The Mittleman Jewish Community Center is a proud beneficiary of the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland and is proud of our partnership with them in strengthening our local Jewish community and greater Portland community.



Chai Baby

Chai Baby is a program that reaches out to any family, affiliated or unaffiliated, with at least one Jewish parent that is expecting a newborn, has just given birth to a new baby, or is adopting a baby. Chai Baby gives gift bags filled with goodies and information about the Jewish community for the newborn and his/her parents.

Chai Baby offers families of newborns a connection to the community at a pivotal time in their lives. For some, the Chai Baby welcome bags may be their first introduction to the Portland Jewish community and will open doors for opportunities for immediate and future involvement—whether it’s religious, social, cultural or educational.

If you or someone you know is pregnant or has had a baby in the last 12 months or has adopted a baby in the last year, please fill out the form below or contact Linda Nemer Singer, Community Concierge at the MJCC, at lsinger@oregonjcc.org or 503.535.3539 to sign up for a Chai Baby bag.

2019-2020
Held on the First Wednesday of each month: 

October 2, 2019
November 6, 2019
December 4, 2019
January 8, 2020
February 5, 2020
March 4, 2020
April 1, 2020
May 6, 2020
June 3, 2020

Chai Baby Information Form