Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 7:00-8:00 PM
Help individuals seeking employment re-enter the workforce by conducting mock interviews and providing job-seeking tips. No formal experience is necessary - a training is provided for all new volunteers.
Hunger Action at DC Central Kitchen
Sunday, May 1, 2016, 8:45 AM –12:00 PM
Spend Sunday morning with other DCJCC volunteers helping DC Central Kitchen prepare healthy, balanced meals for 88 nearby homeless shelters, transitional homes, and nonprofit organizations. Hunger Action at DC Central Kitchen is a monthly program and a part of our partnership with DC Central Kitchen year-round.
Outdoor Classroom and Garden Build
Sunday, May 1, 2016, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Join the DCJCC to help The Dupont Park Adventist Elementary School build an outdoor classroom, edible garden, and wildlife area.
Volunteers will be building and staining tables, painting and sealing tree stumps (for seating), building a teepee, painting signs for the wild life garden, and composting the garden beds.
Hunger Action at the DCJCC
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 7:00-9:00 PM
Join the DCJCC to combat hunger within our community by preparing meals for local agencies. Volunteers will mix, chop, and create dishes that will be distributed to those in need by DC Central Kitchen, our program partner.
Behrend Builders Moving Help
Sunday, May 8, 2016, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Do a Mother's Day Mitzvah! Help a homebound senior down on her luck move into a new home. Her current home is causing her health problems, and we are excited to assist her in moving to a new, clean home that will better serve her needs.
Books to Prisons
Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 6:30-8:30 PM
The DC Books to Prisons Project provides a critical link between those who are incarcerated and those outside prison walls by sending donated reading material to prisoners and educating the public about issues surrounding prisoner education and literacy.
Behrend Builders Open Build
Sunday, May 15, 2016, 10:00 AM -2:00 PM
Join Behrend Builders for the first Open Build of the season! We will be working to get the Williams family back into their home after a fire did significant damage in 2015.
Volunteers will help gut the home and remove debris from the house. No previous construction experience necessary.
Handmade for the Homeless
Sunday, May 15, 2016, 10:00 AM -12:00 PM
Join fellow knitters and crocheters to create warm winter items to distribute to individuals experiencing homelessness in the DC area. New to knitting or crocheting? No problem! Just let us know.
For this month's meeting, bring in your "yarn chametz" (leftover yarn bits) and we'll help you get rid of them!
Martha's Table Joyful Food Market
Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 2:45-6:00 PM
Help reduce hunger and increase access to, and consumption of, fresh fruits and vegetables in DC's Wards 7 and 8 through Martha's Table's Joyful Food Markets. Volunteers help set up and run a vibrant and joyful space for shopping and assist children and families with choosing and learning about fruits and vegetables.