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Holiday Volunteer

Spread the joy! Volunteer to help someone less fortunate this holiday season.

Celebrate Thanksgiving With Adults With Disabilities

3600 Jerome Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467

Wednesday, November 27th, 11:30am to 2:30pm

Desired skills: Special Events, Meal Preparation / Serving

Interests: Disabilities, Holiday, Special Events, Thanksgiving

FEGS Health & Human Services needs volunteers to help adults with disabilities enjoy a Thanksgiving celebration. Volunteers will assist wtih bringing in prepared desserts, serving food, set-up, and cleanup. View Opportunity

Chanukah Carnival Volunteers

Edith and Carl Marks Jewish Community House of Ben
7802 Bay Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11214

Sunday, December 1st, 12:00am to 12:00am

Desired skills: Special Events

Interests: Children, Special Events, Chanukah

The Edith and Carl Marks Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst needs volunteers to help run a station at their Chanukah Carnival.  Volunteers will assist with setup and cleanup. View Opportunity

Chanukah Volunteer

DOROT
171 West 85th Street
New York, NY 10024

Wednesday, November 27th, 12:00am to Wednesday, December 4th, 12:00am

Interests: Elderly, Special Events, Seniors, Families, Family Activity, Chanukah

DOROT needs volunteers to light the menorah with an older friend for one night of Chanukah. Volunteers are welcome to bring their families and will create a memorable and meaningful Chanukah tradition, while fulfilling the mitzvah of lighting Chanukah ca… View Opportunity

Christmas Day Volunteer Soup Kitchen

250 East 79th Street
Manhattan, New York 10075

Wednesday, December 25th, 9:00am to 1:00pm

Interests: Poverty, Hunger / Food

Temple Shaaray Tefila needs volunteers to help serve warm meals at their soup kitchen on Christmas Day. Volunteers are needed to help make sandwiches, plate cookies, pour and serve beverages, and serve soup. View Opportunity

Christmas Day Volunteer With Older Adult Lunch Program

54 Nagle Avenue
New York, NY 10040

Wednesday, December 25th, 12:00am to 11:30pm

Desired skills: Special Events, Meal Preparation / Serving, Pleasant attitude

Interests: Holiday, Special Events, Seniors

The YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood needs volunteers to help set up for a lunch program, serve lunch to older adults, and clean up. View Opportunity

Hanukkah Party Server

Conservative Synagogue/Adath Israel in Riverdale
475 West 250th Street
(at Henry Hudson Parkway)
Bronx, NY 10471

Tuesday, December 10th, 5:00pm to 8:30pm

Desired skills: Meal Preparation / Serving

Interests: Elderly, Holiday, Special Events, Seniors, Chanukah

The Bronx Jewish Community Council needs volunteers at a holiday party for 80+ seniors. Volunteers will serve food and do light cleanup. There will be dinner, music, and favors. View Opportunity

Hanukkah Project Hope Package Delivery

Co-op City: B'nai B'rith
2050 Bartow Avenue
Bronx, NY 75

Sunday, November 17th, 9:00am to 12:00pm

Desired skills: Enthusiasm

Interests: Elderly, Friendly Visiting or by Phone, Holiday, Seniors, Thanksgiving, Chanukah

The Bronx Jewish Community Council needs volunteers to deliver three to five packages to homebound seniors. This opportunity is a short visit, 1 1/2 hours. View Opportunity

Holiday Lunchtime Volunteers

YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Avenue
New York, NY 10040

Wednesday, November 27th, 12:00am to Wednesday, December 25th, 12:00am

Desired skills: Meal Preparation / Serving

Interests: Elderly, Holiday, Thanksgiving

The YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood needs volunteers to assist with the service of lunch and cleanup afterwards. This is an opportunity avaliable on Sunday, December 15th. Possibilty of continued volunteering if interested. View Opportunity

Holiday Party Volunteer: Luna Park

JASA Luna Park Senior Center
2880 West 12th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11224

Friday, December 20th, 10:00am to 2:00pm

Desired skills: Recreational Activities / Sports, Special Events, Meal Preparation / Serving, Enthusiasm, Pleasant attitude, Interaction with Seniors

Interests: Elderly, Recreational Activities / Sports, Holiday, Special Events, Client Interaction, Seniors

The Jewish Association Serving the Aging needs volunteers to assist at a holiday party. Volunteers will help with setup, wrapping desserts, serving food, and dancing with seniors. View Opportunity

Holiday Toy Drive

Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center
300 Forest Drive
East Hills, NY 11548

Thursday, November 14th, 12:00am to Wednesday, December 11th, 12:00am

Interests: Children, Holiday, Special Events

The Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center is having a holiday toy drive to benefit the INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network). New, unwrapped toys are needed for boys and girls from ages 4 – 17+. Supplies such as wrapping paper, bows, large gift bags, a… View Opportunity