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Volunteer with JFS SV

Volunteers are, and have always been, the heart of Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley. A broad range of volunteer opportunities abound for individuals, kids, teens, families or groups.  Volunteers are instrumental in helping JFS SV fulfill our mission to empower individuals and families facing life’s challenges.

Get Involved, Make a Difference

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Restoring Hope,

Transforming Lives

Volunteer Opportunities

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Get Ready to Be A

JFS SV Volunteer

Get Started Now

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Learn about our volunteers and the impact their service has made

Volunteer Stories

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunties

Restoring Hope, Transforming Lives

Whether you are:

An individual looking to make a difference

Looking for ways to work alongside friends or colleagues

Showing your children the value of volunteering

JFS SV has a variety of one-time and recurring opportunities.  Let us help you find the activity that is right for you.  Together, we can restore hope and transform lives.

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Ways to Get Involved

Make a difference with a creative project that directly impacts our communities.

Experienced ESL teachers are needed

to volunteer in our classroom.

Create beautiful handmade

items for those in need.

Help make the season brighter for

those in need by volunteering

Create a lasting friendship with an isolated older adult or disabled adult.

Support refugees from around the world who are starting new lives here.

Volunteers help sort, organize and

pack backpacks for students.

Help with mailings, answering phones, and other general office tasks.

Help deliver holiday food bags

or work in our food pantry.

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Volunteer Stories

Volunteer Stories

Congratulations to JFS SV Volunteer Marlene Somsak

Marlene recently received the Sunnyvale Resident of the Year award for the creation of the Refugee Resettlement Village on Nextdoor. She has over 600 members throughout the Bay Area who help daily, fulfilling immediate needs for our newly arrived refugee families. 

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Get Ready to Be A JFS SV Volunteer

To become a JFS SV volunteer, please complete the application in our Better Impact system.  Once your application is submitted, our volunteer coordinator will call you for a short screening interview and to discuss which volunteer activities are of most interest to you.  JFS SV conducts background and reference checks on all applicants and will provide any necessary training depending on the volunteer activity.  Start the process today!

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