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    • Valley Beth Shalom Mitzvah Day

    • Address: 15739 Ventura Blvd. Encino, CA
    • Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017
    • Contact Email: mitzvahday@vbs.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 530-4035
    • Description: Sunday, November 19, 2017 9:30 am – 12:30 pm at VBS Meaningful and fun projects for people of all ages! To volun ...read moreSunday, November 19, 2017 9:30 am – 12:30 pm at VBS Meaningful and fun projects for people of all ages! To volunteer or for questions contact: mitzvahday@vbs.org | 818-530-4035 | www.vbs.org/mitzvah-day read less
    • The Jewish Federation's 11th Annual Festival of Lights Toy & Book Drive

    • Address: 6505 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA
    • Date: Monday, November 20, 2017
    • Contact Email: aschwartz@jewishla.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 761-8341
    • Description: November 1st - 30th, 2017 We are collecting toys and books to donate to agencies across Los Angeles that serve sick ...read moreNovember 1st - 30th, 2017 We are collecting toys and books to donate to agencies across Los Angeles that serve sick, at risk, and low-income youth. All you need to do is bring new or like-new toys and books for children of all ages to the Federation, and we'll handle the rest! Website: http://jewishla.org The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles read less
    • Pico Union Project Presents: FaithsGiving: Don’t be a Turkey, bring a Turkey

    • Location: City
    • Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017
    • Description: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 3-5pm @ The Pico Union Project It’s is one of our favorite events at the PUP, and ...read moreTuesday, November 21, 2017 from 3-5pm @ The Pico Union Project It’s is one of our favorite events at the PUP, and we would LOVE to include you. Please sign up here to find out how you can participate as a volunteer at FaithsGiving. read less
    • Challah Bake For Hunger - Teen Program

    • Location: City
    • Age Group: Teens
    • Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    • Contact Email: jacqui@challahforhunger.org
    • Contact Phone: (424) 269-5745
    • Description: Tuesday, November 28, 6-8pm at Temple Beth Am 1039 S La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90035, November 30th, fro ...read moreTuesday, November 28, 6-8pm at Temple Beth Am 1039 S La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90035, November 30th, from 6:00-8:00pm @Hillel 818: 17729 Plummer Street Northridge, CA 91325 questions: jacqui@challahforhunger.org RSVP link: http://bit.ly/2y2sxyT Wednesday, January 17, 6-8pm at Wilshire Boulevard Temple Irmas 1161 W. Olympic Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90020 Tuesday, March 20, 6-8pm at Temple Beth Am 1039 S La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90035 Challah for Hunger builds communities inspired and equipped to take action against hunger. We believe that every community has the ability to spark change and can work collectively to solve urgent social challenges. Through our programs, we bring people together to bake and sell challah bread, learn about food insecurity, and raise and donate funds to nonprofits fighting hunger. We are creating teen communities in Los Angeles in which teens will come together to bake challah and learn about Challah for Hunger. We call these teen communities Social Change Bakeries. For More Information, Contact Jacqui at email jacqui@challahforhunger.org or by phone at (424) 269-5745. : read less
    • Conejo Valley Friendship Circle Presents: Hangin with Friends

    • Location: Conejo Valley;Valleys
    • Address: 30345 Canwood Street Agoura Hills, CA, 91361
    • Age Group: 16-25 years old
    • Date: Sunday, December 3, 2017
    • Contact Phone: (818) 865-2233
    • Description: Sundays: December 3, 2017 and January 7, February 4, March 18, April 15, May 6, June 10, 2018. The location and ti ...read moreSundays: December 3, 2017 and January 7, February 4, March 18, April 15, May 6, June 10, 2018. The location and time vary from month to month. Details will be anounced pior to each event. Please Contact us for further details. Following the Friendship Circle model of pairing individuals with special needs with typical volunteers for pastimes of friendship and recreation, Hang'n with Friends offers activities and modes of entertainment that are more age-appropriate for young adults. Scavenger hunts, community service projects, educational field trips, social outings, shopping sprees, gift and greeting-card campaigns for soldiers standing in the front lines in the defense of freedom - are some of the highlights of the Hang'n with Friends itinerary. Finally, adults with special needs are receiving the love, joy and friendship they too so desperately need and deserve. For adults with special needs ages 15+. (818) 865-2233. The location and time vary from month to month. Details will be announced prior to each event. Please Contact us for further details. Website: http://www.friendshipcircleca.org. read less
    • Friendship Circle LA: Teen Volunteer Orientation

    • Location: City
    • Address: 1952 S. Robertson Blvd. Los Angeles, CA, 90034
    • Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017
    • Contact Email: rachel@fcla.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 280-0955
    • Description: Volunteer Orientations: Thursdays: December 7th, 2017 and January 11, February 15th, March 15, April 12, May 10, Jun ...read moreVolunteer Orientations: Thursdays: December 7th, 2017 and January 11, February 15th, March 15, April 12, May 10, June 28, July 19th and August 23, 2018 8:00-9:00 PM Want to make a difference in the life of a child who has special needs? come to FCLA's orientations which prepare volunteers to both interact with a child who has special needs and choose the program that's best for them! Contact Rachel@fcla.org read less
    • Friendsip Circle Los Angeles Mitzvah Volunteer Program (MVP)"

    • Location: City
    • Address: 1952 S. Robertson Blvd. Los Angeles, CA
    • Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018
    • Contact Email: chanie@fcla.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 280-0955
    • Description: Thursdays at 7:00-8:00 PM. Session #2: 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 3/8 Session #3: 4/2, 4/19, 4/26, 5/10 The Mitzvah Volunte ...read moreThursdays at 7:00-8:00 PM. Session #2: 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 3/8 Session #3: 4/2, 4/19, 4/26, 5/10 The Mitzvah Volunteer Program is a four week orientation program for boys and girls that teaches our volunteers how to interact with children who have special needs. Volunteers will learn about various disabilities, appropriate conduct when volunteering, the importance of giving back to the community and the huge impact they can make on others. For Boys and Girls in 6th-8th Grades. For more information, please call Chanie at 310-280-0955 or email at chanie@fcla.org. read less
    • Conejo Valley Friendship Circle Friendship Walk

    • Address: 30345 Canwood Street Agoura Hills, CA
    • Date: Sunday, March 18, 2018
    • Description: SUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2018. Join us for an afternoon of family fun and community solidarity as we walk hand-in-hand to ...read moreSUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2018. Join us for an afternoon of family fun and community solidarity as we walk hand-in-hand to benefit an organization that brings joy, cheer and respite to children with special needs and their families. Whether you sign on as a walker, a donor or both, your participation will help bring laughter and hope to some truly special children. PLEASE VISIT www.friendshipwalk.org to volunteer for this exciting annual event or for corporate sponsorship information, please call 818-865-2233. WALK WITH YOUR FEET AND HELP YOUR HEART read less
    • American Jewish World Service: Volunteer Summer

    • Location: City
    • Contact Email: volunteer@ajws.org
    • Contact Phone: (212) 792-2919
    • Description: AJWS Volunteer Summer is a dynamic yearlong program that weaves together an in-depth exploration of international de ...read moreAJWS Volunteer Summer is a dynamic yearlong program that weaves together an in-depth exploration of international development through work and study. Beginning with a seven-week intensive summer experience abroad, the program provides students, aged 16-24, with the opportunity to make an impact in the world. This includes: -Living in rural communities in the developing world. -Learning about local traditions and international development. -Exploring social justice within a pluralistic Jewish group. -Working on sustainable development projects such as digging a potable water system; constructing an elementary school or building latrines. -Engaging in skill building and networking throughout the year. Following the summer, participants continue their service through domestic programming, at retreats and with projects that continue to develop their skills as advocates for human rights. Locations: Peru, Ghana, Uganda and India Program Dates: TBA; Application Deadline: TBA; Los Angeles Applicants: Scholarships are available from the Jewish Federation of Los Angeles! Contact Person: Alexis Kort Email: volunteer@ajws.org; Phone: (212) 792-2919; Website: http://ajws.org read less
    • AYSO Region 76: VIP Sunday Soccer for Children & Teens with Special Needs

    • Contact Email: vip@ayso.org
    • Description: The AYSO VIP program is designed to allow kids and young adults with disabilities the opportunity to enjoy playing s ...read moreThe AYSO VIP program is designed to allow kids and young adults with disabilities the opportunity to enjoy playing soccer in an organized and safe environment. Teen and parent volunteers are an important part of this program. All games will be played in the Beverly Hills area on Sundays from 10-11AM during March & April. Volunteer hours towards schools and colleges are available. No experience necessary to be a player or volunteer (just a big heart) as we will train you. Contact Person: Brian Ashkenazi; Email: vip@ayso.org; Address: La Cienega/Gregory Way, Beverly Hills, CA 90211; Website: http://ayso76.org/Program/vip.cfm read less
    • BJE Impact: The Center for Jewish Service Learning

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Address: 6505 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 300 Los Angeles, CA, 90048
    • Contact Email: apedowitz@bjela.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 761-8621
    • Description: Jewish Service Learning is the formal integration of community service, instruction, Jewish learning, and reflection ...read moreJewish Service Learning is the formal integration of community service, instruction, Jewish learning, and reflection and is a powerful way to build teen self-confidence, achievement, Jewish identity, citizenship, and character. We are a resource for teens who want to make a meaningful impact in their community, for educators who want to deepen community service into powerful learning experiences, and for organizations looking to cultivate passionate teen volunteers. Contact Person: Alisha Pedowitz; Email: apedowitz@bjela.org; Phone: (323) 761-8621; Address: 6505 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90048; Website: http://bjeimpact.org read less
    • Jew Crew - Valley Outreach Synagogue

    • Contact Email: cadivi@vosla.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 870-0459
    • Description: A teen led youth group for teens entering grades 7 through 12. Monthly monthly activities including bowling, IMAX m ...read moreA teen led youth group for teens entering grades 7 through 12. Monthly monthly activities including bowling, IMAX movie night, pool party, dj dance party, Shabbat dinner and game night, JCA retreat, talent show, fundraisers, roller/ice skating, lazer tag, sky high, MB2, miniature golfing, scavenger hunt, and beach trip, including some Jewish holiday themes. Join us! Contact Carla Adivi at cadivi@vosla.org; Phone: 818-870-0459; http://www.vosla.org read less
    • Jewish Big Brothers & Sisters Site-Based Mentoring Program

    • Location: City;Valleys
    • Address: 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 600 Los Angeles, CA
    • Contact Email: mkoehler@jbbbsla.org
    • Contact Phone: (323) 456-1143
    • Description: The site-based model involves a partnership between JBBBSLA and a school or community organization, bringing volunte ...read moreThe site-based model involves a partnership between JBBBSLA and a school or community organization, bringing volunteers at designated times to develop one-to-one friendships with mentees. Mentors generally engage in activities with their “Little” both independently and as part of a larger group. For each program we require a one-year minimum volunteer commitment, although we encourage relationships to continue beyond the first year when both parties remain interested. Contact Person: Megan Koehler; Email: mkoehler@jbbbsla.org; Phone: (323) 456-1143; Website: http://www.jbbbsla.org read less
    • JFS/SOVA Community Food and Resource Program

    • Location: City
    • Address: 3580 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700 Los Angeles, CA, 91406
    • Contact Phone: (818) 988-7682
    • Description: The SOVA Community Food and Resource Program provides free groceries (kosher products available) and supportive serv ...read moreThe SOVA Community Food and Resource Program provides free groceries (kosher products available) and supportive services for people in need. Volunteers pack grocery bags, stock shelves and sort donated food. Although children must be 12 and up to volunteer alone, younger children can participate along with their parents. Individuals and groups can be accomodated for either one-time or ongoing service. Phone: (818) 988-7682 Address: 16439 Vanowen Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406 Website: http://www.jfsla.org read less
    • LimmudLA Teen Volunteer Opportunities

    • Location: City
    • Address: 1880 Century Park East Los Angeles, CA, 90067
    • Contact Email: office@limmudla.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 499-1787
    • Description: LimmudLA is a grassroots organization dedicated to connecting Jews of all ages, affiliations and orientations in Sou ...read moreLimmudLA is a grassroots organization dedicated to connecting Jews of all ages, affiliations and orientations in Southern California through volunteerism and cross-communal learning. All LimmudLA events are planned and executed by a diverse corps of volunteers, including teens! Through LimmudLA, you will form relationships with people you may not have otherwise met, encounter new ideas, and work toward the common goal of connecting Jews across the spectrum. Email: office@limmudla.org; Phone: (310) 499-1787; Address: 1880 Century Park East; Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90067; http://limmudla.org read less
    • Nashuva Teen Volunteer Opportunities

    • Location: City
    • Address: PO Box 64196 Los Angeles, CA
    • Contact Email: juliedrucker@yahoo.com
    • Description: Nashuva is a spiritual community whose mission is to bring Jews back to a Judaism that is relevant, meaningful, joyo ...read moreNashuva is a spiritual community whose mission is to bring Jews back to a Judaism that is relevant, meaningful, joyous and transformational. At Nashuva, we believe that prayer leads us to action. It reminds us that we are here to heal this broken world. Nashuva is a service that leads to service. On the first Friday of each month we pray together, on the third Sunday of each month we serve together to bring light to some dark corner of our city. All teens are welcome to participate in our social action events; community service credits are available! Contact Person: Julie Drucker; Email: juliedrucker@yahoo.com; Website: http://nashuva.com read less
    • Nes Gadol Bar/Bat Mitzvah Buddy Program

    • Location: City
    • Address: 3200 Motor Avenue Los Angeles, CA, 90034
    • Contact Email: naomisalamon@vistadelmar.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 836-1223 x322
    • Description: Become a Bar/Bat Mitzvah Buddy! Attend weekly Bar/Bat Mitzvah classes with children who have autism or other special ...read moreBecome a Bar/Bat Mitzvah Buddy! Attend weekly Bar/Bat Mitzvah classes with children who have autism or other special needs and help them prepare for their "big day." Classes take place on Mondays from 3:30-5:15PM. Community service hours are available. Contact Person: Naomi Salamon; Email: naomisalamon@vistadelmar.org; Phone: (310) 836-1223 x322; Address: 3200 Motor Ave. LA, CA, 90034; Website: http://www.vistadelmar.org read less
    • SHERUT L'OLAM SENIOR FELLOWSHIP 2017-2018

    • Address: 34342 Mulholland Hwy Malibu, CA
    • Grades: 9th - 11th grades
    • Contact Email: arthur@shalominstitute.com
    • Contact Phone: (818) 889-5500 xt 111
    • Description: Sherut L'Olam provides a space for teens to explore social and environmental issues, give value to their voice ...read moreSherut L'Olam provides a space for teens to explore social and environmental issues, give value to their voice and empower them to engage with the world. Informed and inspired by Jewish tradition and ethics, Sherut L’Olam draws on environmental and social justice activists as well as experts in public speaking, team building and communication. In addition to gaining a greater understanding of important issues of the day, Sheruters will develop the skills to teach and model what they have learned in a more confident and effective manner. Sherut L’Olam brings together teens from across Southern California: the South Bay, Westside, and the Conejo, San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys. The Sherut L'Olam Senior Fellowship runs from October 2017 - March 2018. The program includes: Three weekend retreats at Shalom Institute Advocacy skills development and issue-oriented Sunday sessions 35+ hours community service read less
    • Tomchei Shabbos (Shabbat Food Packages for Families in Need)

    • Location: City
    • Contact Phone: (323) 931-0224
    • Description: Founded in 1977, Tomchei Shabbos of Los Angeles has been lovingly providing essential Shabbat food packages to thou ...read moreFounded in 1977, Tomchei Shabbos of Los Angeles has been lovingly providing essential Shabbat food packages to thousands of needy Jewish families in the community. Every Thursday, volunteers of all ages visit Tomchei warehouses to fill boxes with food and Shabbat supplies. The boxes are then delivered with the utmost discretion and care to recipients. Warehouses are located in the city and the valley at the following addresses: City: 7165 Willoughby Ave. LA, CA 90046; (323) 851-1000; Valley: 12405 Sylvan St. North Hollywood, CA 91607; (818) 517 4902; Website: http://tomcheishabbos.org read less
    • Yachad Los Angeles

    • Contact Email: losangelesyachad@ou.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 948-8307
    • Description: Yachad, the National Jewish Council for Disabilities, is dedicated to enhancing the life opportunities of individual ...read moreYachad, the National Jewish Council for Disabilities, is dedicated to enhancing the life opportunities of individuals with disabilities, ensuring their participation in the full spectrum of Jewish life. Yachad LA offers weekly social programs for children, teens & adults, relationship building courses, social media workshops, shabbaton experiences, a birthright trip and summer programs. Teen community service opportunities are available. Email: losangelesyachad@ou.org; Phone: (310) 948-8307; Address: 9831 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035; Website: http://yachad.org read less