Volunteer Opportunities

SAJFS offers numerous opportunities to volunteer:

  • Senior services
    • Make friendly visits and/or supportive phone calls to home-bound seniors
    • Deliver holiday gifts to seniors (Purim and Rosh Hashanah)
    • Transport seniors to medical appointments
    • Run errands for a senior or perform chores around their home, such as gardening or snow removal
    • Deliver food from our food bank to needy individuals
  • Human services
    • Help keep food pantry and medical lending closet well organized
    • Grocery-shop for home-bound, immunosuppressed clients
  • Administrative 
    • Perform clerical/administrative work for the JFS office
    • Find and apply for grants on JFS’ behalf
  • Cultural programs
    • Help develop/run programs for families with young children
    • Join Jewish film festival selection committee
    • Work as a greeter, ticket taker, or box office assistant during the film festival
    • Suggest program ideas for future JFS Luncheons (virtual programs during the COVID-19 pandemic)

Please call our office at 509-747-7394 or email director@sajfs.org to engage in a meaningful and rewarding volunteer experience!