Join us for Gear Up for Camp Day/Community Service Day on June 2nd! Help assemble camper care kits, prepare the garden beds, serve lunch, and assist with camp activities at Camp Bob Waldorf. Volunteers of all ages are welcome to make a difference in the lives of children attending the camp. Don’t miss this opportunity to give back to the community!
Join us for Good Deeds Day on April 7th as we partner with The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles in a global movement to repair the world. Volunteer to make a positive impact on Los Angeles and be part of a global effort to heal and transform the world. Sign up now!
Join us for the Jewish Federation’s Good Deeds Day 2018, where volunteers of all ages can participate in six different community service projects throughout Los Angeles. Together, we can positively impact our city and share the responsibility of healing and transforming the world. Mark your calendars and join us for our next Community Service Day on June 3rd! Contact Volunteer@JewishLA.org for more information.
Join us for Super Sunday, a day of giving for a year of impact! Hundreds of community members joined together to raise $1,091,808 for The Jewish Federation’s important work. Thank you to our dedicated volunteers and elected officials for their support. Help us continue this impactful work, donate today at JewishLA.org/SuperSunday.
Learn how IsraAID, an Israeli organization, leads global rescue and response efforts following natural disasters. From Japan to Ecuador, IsraAID provides immediate relief, trauma counseling, and long-term stability for affected communities. With a track record of helping 35 countries and over 1 million people, IsraAID’s impact is truly remarkable. Discover how they can offer support when the next earthquake hits Los Angeles.
The Jewish Community Crisis Response Team (JCCRT) in Los Angeles provides “mental health first aid” after a crisis in the Jewish community. Comprised of volunteers, JCCRT offers support, counseling referrals, and support groups to help individuals and communities heal after traumatic events. Training sessions are provided to ensure best practices are followed. Contact JCCRT for more information.
Volunteers made a difference at our February Community Service Day. Families, YALA volunteers, and members of our Jewish community came together to give back in various ways, from assisting the elderly and homeless to participating in inclusive activities. Join us for our upcoming Community Service Days and learn more about our program by contacting Alana Schwartz.
Join thousands of Jewish community superheroes at Federation’s Super Weekend! Celebrate 1,000 Shabbat dinners across Los Angeles and support our life-changing work in L.A., Israel, and 70+ countries. Volunteers made calls at Super Sunday, raising $1,320,974 in just one day. Don’t miss out on being a superhero – make your online gift now!
Join our Super Sunday Superhero Squad and be a community superhero! Volunteer a few hours of your day on Sunday, February 21st to make calls in support of our Federation’s life-changing work. No special skills required, just bring your dialing finger, cell phone, and giant heart. Sign up now and get a free breakfast or lunch!
NEI: Building Our Community is a collaborative community of Jewish professionals and volunteers in Los Angeles. They work to engage young Jewish adults through networking, professional development, and shared resources. NEI offers sessions on budgeting, marketing, and using arts and culture as engagement tools. Join them at MainStage 2015 for inspiration and fun. Visit JewishLA.org/MainStage2015 for details.
Join us for our August Community Service Day! Over 130 volunteers made a difference throughout Los Angeles, partnering with Project Angel Food and the Hollywood Community Housing Corporation. We also had the opportunity to braid challah with Holocaust survivors and enjoy an intergenerational picnic. Help us clean up the Santa Monica beach and mark your calendars for our upcoming Community Service Days on November 1st and December 25th. Contact Alana Schwartz for more information.
Partnering with The Jewish Federation, JQ International provides support and resources for LGBTQ Jews to navigate their dual identity. Through the Federation’s NextGen Engagement Initiative, JQ International has experienced significant growth and community building. With dedicated volunteers and financial support, they celebrate LGBTQ and Jewish identities in a nurturing community. Learn more at JQInternational.org or call (323) 417-2627.
Join us for our March Community Service Day update! 150 volunteers made a difference in our Los Angeles community with projects like picking 1,600 pounds of oranges for families in need and serving breakfast to families at the Ronald McDonald House. Get involved in our upcoming Gear Up for Camp Day on May 31st! Contact Alana Schwartz for more information.
Inclusion is celebrated at Friendship Circle, a community that values and includes individuals with disabilities. Jojo, a nonverbal teenager with special needs, feels loved and appreciated at Friendship Circle’s programs. The teen volunteers, now his peers, make him feel special and loved. The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles believes in making Jewish life more accessible for all members of the community. Learn more at www.JewishLA.org/Inclusion.
Super Sunday 2015 was a huge success, raising over $1.2 million for our Federation. With a rockin’ band and delicious breakfast, the event was filled with positive energy. We heard inspiring stories about how our Federation’s initiatives are making a difference in our community, and celebrated the dedication of our volunteers and community members.
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Join us as our community comes together on Mitzvah Day to make a difference. Over 130 volunteers participated in various projects throughout Los Angeles, including a heart-warming Senior Prom and serving lunch at Union Rescue Mission. We also sorted and categorized 20,000 pounds of food for JFS SOVA’s High Holiday food drive. Sign up for our next Community Service Day on December 21st and participate in our Toy and Book Drive starting November 10th. Email Alana Schwartz to get involved.
Tour de Summer Camps was a huge success, raising nearly $500,000 to help kids experience the magic of Jewish summer camp. Watch our video recap of the event and donate by November 1st to make a difference in even more children’s lives. Thank you to our dedicated volunteers, sponsors, and community leaders who made this event possible.
Join us for Tour de Summer Camps on September 21st at Camp Alonim. Help raise funds for local summer camps and give children the opportunity to experience the magic of Jewish summer camp. Choose from four incredible courses and easily set up your own fundraising page. Be a part of transforming lives and passing on Jewish values to future generations. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Join Valley Alliance Women’s Department for a multi-generational Day of Good Deeds at the Lutheran Social Services Community Garden in Van Nuys. Volunteer with your family and teach your children the importance of giving back. Help provide food for families in our community and learn about sustainable gardening. Next event on December 7th. Contact Gisele-Goldwater Feldman for more information.