Volunteer Opportunities for High School Students

JFCS is committed to providing opportunities for our community’s teens to experience philanthropy and help those in need. We hope these formative experiences will spark a lifelong dedication to service!

Help in the Betsy & Peter Fischer Food Pantry
– Bag food for clients* (during select times)
– Collect NEW pajamas, socks, underwear, or books (tags still on, please!)
– Collect Walmart, Target, or Wawa gift cards

Help Senior Services Clients
– Create and deliver “blizzard bags” to keep on hand for emergencies
– Facilitate Shabbat or holiday services at an assisted living facility*

Help Disability Services Clients
– Socialize as a peer to young adults with disabilities through our SOAR program

Help Holocaust Survivors
– Hold a Shoprite gift card drive
– Write letters or make birthday cards for local Holocaust Survivors
– Share your talent (singing, dancing, playing an instrument) at a Love Café Europa program

Help Project SARAH Clients
– Collect Wawa, Wal mart, or Target gift cards for domestic violence survivors
– Create personal care bags containing toiletries, feminine products, toothbrushes, and toothpaste

* These opportunities must be performed
in conjunction with a parent.

To learn more, please contact Sherri Jonas, Director of Volunteers,
at (856) 424-1333 ext. 1180 or sjonas@jfedsnj.org