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The Center for Volunteerism provides a variety of service opportunities to care for those in need, strengthen our Jewish community and make a difference in the lives of others.

Honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by performing an act of service to benefit others. Come together with your family to help local community members in need stay warm by creating Cold Weather Kits that will be distributed through local food pantries*. Kits will include socks, hot cocoa, tissues, and other cold weather essentials.

*Drop off your completed packages between Monday, January 17 (MLK Day) and Monday, January 24 at a location convenient to you.

For a list of drop off locations and instructions to participate, click button below.

To read about more ways to Make MLK Day Meaningful, click here.

To learn about more opportunities to volunteer for MLK Day, click here.

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If we all do a little,
People engaged in meaningful Center for Volunteerism service projects last year.
a lot will be done.

Big Brothers Big Sisters GMW

Are you looking for a meaningful way to make a difference? You can impact the life of a young person living in a vulnerable family situation and improve their community at the same time by becoming a volunteer mentor as part of Federation’s partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Hudson, and Union Counties.