Jewish Volunteer Network (JVN) is the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s network of volunteer programs and opportunities. JVN identifies and creates connections to volunteer programs serving the Jewish and general communities.
The Jewish Volunteer Network has many opportunities to volunteer. Here are a sample of some of the types of opportunities you can get involved with:
We have many opportunities to volunteer in the Cleveland Jewish and general communities. Contact JVN Director Susan Hyman at email@example.com or 216.593.2887 to find out how JVN can help you find a volunteer opportunity.
Jewish Volunteer Network Task Force Chair:
Amy Wain Garnitz
Feed the Hungry: Produce to People
Help fight hunger in Cleveland! Join us for this monthly distribution program as we pack, sort and distribute fresh produce to hungry children and families in need.
where: Greater Cleveland Food Bank, 15500 S. Waterloo Rd,
Passover Mitzvah: Food Delivery to Homebound Seniors
Break the matzah, prepare the bitter herbs and help our Jewish community members in need. Deliver Passover food packages to homebound seniors. This is a family-friendly opportunity. This Food Bank is the kosher department of the Greater Cleveland Food Bank and serves all people in need, regardless of race or religion.
WHEre: RIAS Kosher Food Bank, 2004 S. Green Rd, Cleveland, OH 44121
Celebrate Israel’s Birthday: Volunteer at Yom Ha’atzmaut
Have a blast at this year’s Israel’s Independence Day Celebration! Assist with children’s arts and crafts, or be a greeter. Perfect opportunity for teens and adults.
WHEre: Executive Caterers at Landerhaven, 6111 Landerhaven Dr, Cleveland, OH 44124
On Memorial Day: Honor our Jewish War Veterans
Honor our fallen heroes by placing flags on our veterans' graves. A Jewish war veteran will share his experience that will be appropriate for young children.
Where: Mt. Olive Cemetery, 27855 Aurora Rd, Cleveland, OH 44139
For more information about these and other volunteer opportunities, contact: Susan Hyman, JVN Director at firstname.lastname@example.org or 216.593.2887.
An outstanding event! On November 25, nearly 100 volunteers packed into the Federation, ready to wrap gifts and make gift baskets for Jewish Children in need. See Event Photos
See a list of our partner agencies volunteer opportunities on Access Jewish Cleveland