Volunteer Opportunities

JF&CS volunteers make a significant impact every day. From event planning to spending time with their Little PALs, volunteers contribute thousands of hours to JF&CS each year and their commitment goes far beyond any program requirements. We are committed to helping you find the right fit that meets your interests and schedule.

I'm Interested!

Take a look at all of the ways you can contribute and think about how you see yourself getting involved. 



Time Commitment

Renterpieces Volunteer Decorate centerpieces baskets for bar/bat mitzvahs Once a week (Tuesdays or Wednesdays) for 2-3 hours
One on One Relationships
Big PAL Become a big brother or sister to a Jewish child in need of a role model and friend! Through a wide range of activities and time spent together, the two PALs will develop a loving relationship that will endure for years to come. Bi-monthly, for a minimum of 1 year
One Good Deed Become a "friendly visitor" for a local senior. Provide help with running errands, shopping excursions, cooking a meal together, organizing bills, or simply enjoying an afternoon out. 2 hours twice a month for a minimum of 1 year
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Hands-on Volunteer at Independent Living Homes Visit an ILP home to interact with the clients and help with basic tasks such as organizing closet, reading newspaper, laundry, and more Weekly or every other week, 1-2 hours, evenings or weekends preferred
Program Support   
Community Events Ambassador Represent JF&CS at community events around the city. Help to promote JF&CS’ programs and services by providing information at our booth along with a JF&CS representative. Upcoming events include: The Kosher BBQ Festival, Or VeShalom Hanukkah Bizarre and the Community Hanukkah celebration in East Cobb As needed for community events, including nights and weekends
PAL Event volunteer Provide assistance at PAL Program events throughout the year Flexible, one event at a time
NORC Activity Leader Share your skills! Looking for volunteers to lead an activity based on their skills; knitting, a card game, art class, education class, etc.  Flexible
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Hands-on Volunteer at IndependenceWorks Day Program Be an extra set of hands to help with our I/DD clients at our Day Program. We look to our volunteers to assist with art projects, cooking lessons and general engagement of our individuals.  Once a week
Dentists and Hygienists Dentists and Hygienists can volunteer their time at the Ben Massell Dental Clinic  ½ day per month 

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With so many options out there, it’s challenging to find the right opportunities and experiences that suit your needs, particularly in the Jewish community. As people have started to explore more diverse interests, the Jewish community has risen up to meet the growing and changing needs of its local populations. The question is, how do you find them? Enter GrapeVine. Learn more.