We invite the members of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation to participate in hands-on volunteer experiences that impact the life of someone in need, in our Jewish and the general community, in Israel and abroad.

Contact Elise Skolnick at 330.746.3250 ext. 187 or eskolnick@jewishyoungstown.org  for more information regarding getting involved in our community.

Community Volunteer Opportunities

Churchill United Methodist Food Pantry
The CHUM Food Pantry aims to feed families in Liberty Township that are in need of extra assistance. Started in 2016, the pantry now feeds over 70 families. Volunteers will help distribute food and make guests feel welcome during their visit.
Dates: February 14, March 6, April 3, & May 1
Time: 9:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: 189 Churchill Road, Youngstown, OH

Diaper Packing with Making Kids Count
Making Kids Count Diaper Bank volunteers repack diapers to be distributed to local families in need. Volunteers wrap 10,000 diapers into 400 packs a month.
Dates: February 14, March 6, April 3, & May 8
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: 6961 Southern Blvd, Ste. A, Youngstown, OH

Mitzvah Day
The Social Action Committee of the JCRC is proud to present a mitzvah day program to the community. We will be working on a variety of local projects, and offering opportunities to register for 2020 mitzvah projects with our community partners.
Date: Sunday. March 29
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: JCC


To volunteer at Levy Gardens contact Lori Reda, program director, at 330.746.3570, ext. 372. 

To volunteer with Jewish Family Services contact Ken Bielecki at 330.746.7929.

To volunteer with Heritage Manor's Music and Memory Program contact Bobbie Berkowitz at 330.746.1076, ext. 2017.




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