Volunteers

We wouldn’t be able to do what we do without YOU! Giving your time and talents is a meaningful way to connect with the Jewish community while supporting Jewish Federation, our partners, and those in need. We are pleased to help you explore volunteer opportunities.

Jewish Coalition for Literacy (JCL)

Chaplaincy

Tikkun Olam Volunteers (TOV)

Super Sunday

Other Volunteer Opportunities

  • Project 5

    Project 5 is a private transportation program that takes Jewish seniors where they want to go, and now when they want to go! From errands to doctor's appointments, social outings to religious services, our volunteer drivers get Bubbe and Zayde there—safe and secure! Call (518) 482-8856 to sign up.

  • Israel Needs You NOW!

    Live and work with Israelis and international volunteers on IDF logistics bases. Support Israel's soldiers and make a real difference.
    866.514.1948
    info@vfi-usa.org

  • The Friendship Circle

    The Friendship Circle, not-for-profit organization, was born from innovation, where two compelling community needs and two target populations were creatively addressed through one synergistic program design. Together, the volunteers, children, parents, staff and supporters who make up the Friendship Circle...

  • Sarah's Corner Gift Shop

    Sarah’s Corner, the gift shop at Daughters of Sarah Senior Community, serves the residents, staff, and families six days a week. Located in the “Village Square” the shop sells a variety of small and unique gifts as well as an array of snacks, cold drinks and ice cream.

  • Shalom Food Pantry

    Shalom Food Pantry was launched in response to the lingering recession and increased need in the Jewish community in the wider Albany region. Our mission is to provide healthy food packages to individuals and families who are struggling financially, to help alleviate the costs of their groceries.

Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York welcomes the participation of interfaith and LGBTQA community members and people of all abilities and backgrounds. Building an inclusive community is a Jewish Federation priority. If you or your family requires special accommodations in order to participate in programming, please contact us, (518) 783-7800 or email info@jewishfedny.org.