Volunteering at JCCMW

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” — Margaret Mead

Help support our mission

service + purpose

Volunteers help JCCMW more effectively achieve its mission. You can make a difference by giving of your time.

JCCMW provides Westchester teens, adults and families with numerous volunteer opportunities and community service projects that meet the needs of our neighbors, build community connections, and provide professional skill-building while enhancing leadership qualities. Through community service and our volunteer programs, we can live the Jewish value of Tikkun Olam (Repairing the World).

From helping in a specific program, department or to executing a social action project, there are countless ways to get involved and make a difference in our Westchester community!

Below are just some of the ways that our volunteers have found meaningful service experiences:

Special Needs Programs

Volunteer in a specific program based on your interest and availability (ages 12+)

Nursery School/Toward Tomorrow

Volunteer to read a story, intern for a semester, join the PTA or help with matzah making (ages 16+) (POSTPONED UNTIL AFTER COVID)


Help out with fundraising support or administrative tasks in our JCCMW offices

Become a Member of the Judaic Committee

Help keep Jewish values and programming a focus of JCCMW

Unique Grant Supported or Holiday Programs

JTech Coaches, MLK Day of Service & more

Summer Camp Programs

Work with summer camp children or use skills to lead an activity (ages 16+)

Dance School

Volunteer in a youth class, sew or support the theater staff by helping with their creative costumes & scenery

Adult Programs

Volunteer to use your expertise and execute a lecture or program

Aquatics/Stingrays Swim Team

Help out at a swim meet.

Gymnastics Team

Help out at a competition

Supported individual b’nei mitzvah or confirmation community service projects

Make a difference by giving your time

Volunteer Inquiry Process

  1. Potential volunteer completes the registration form.
  2. JCCMW Community Engagement Director reaches out via email to provide the volunteer application form and the JCCMW’s volunteer manual, and to schedule a zoom informational meeting to learn about your interests, availability & preferences
  3. Informational zoom meeting & submission of volunteer application form. Click here for the application form.
  4. Volunteer placement (departments may have additional required paperwork)
For more information email Mara Roberge:

Safety is Our #1 Priority

The state of COVID-19 continues to change. Thank you for your patience as we navigate the pandemic and follow CDC guidelines to keep your child and your family safe and healthy while at our school.

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