Volunteers are the lifeline of JFS of York. Make an important difference in the life of a hungry child, an older adult living alone, or a person with a disability. Or help the agency by providing clerical and administrative support. Also wanted: volunteers with special talents or interests, from graphic design to gardening. Call 717-843-5011 or click here to fill out a form.
Help a Senior
Volunteer as a driver for our Staying Connected program. Drive independent seniors to medical appointments, the grocery store and bank, or on other essential errands. Sign up for what fits your schedule from the comfort of your home. For more information download the Volunteer Brochure and the Volunteer Application.
Walk the Walk
Join the hundreds of community members who each May support our annual Hustle 4 Hunger Walkathon. The walk benefits JFS of York’s Project Manna and Chrystal’s Place Resource Center – Northeast Neighborhood Association. Lots of opportunities to help with the planning as well as the walking!
Serve in our Pantry
Volunteer for our Project Manna food pantry and buy food, stock pantry shelves, or prepare monthly disbursements.
Feed the Hungry
Volunteer each month at Our Daily Bread soup kitchen in York City, serving the noontime meal. Call 717.843.5011 to reserve your space.
Support Our Veterans
Lay flags on the graves of veterans of all faiths before each Memorial Day, and then join the Jewish community’s annual Memorial Service at South Hill Hebrew Cemetery.
Help Our Office
Volunteers help with mailings for newsletters and other items, input data, prepare handouts and assist with fundraising.