Families Serving Together

Families Serving Together is a program designed for school-age children and their families to participate in once-a-month volunteering. Come to one or come to all! These volunteer programs are for children of all ages and with various organizations throughout the DC Metro area. For questions, please contact Sonya Weisburd, Director Social Justice and Volunteer Programs.

Dry Meal Packaging

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Help us put together dry food packages that will benefit families that struggle to put enough food on the table every week.

Everything But The Turkey

November 20-21, 2017

Put on gloves, aprons, and hairnets and join hundreds of volunteers to prepare over 3,000 Thanksgiving meals for those in need at local community kitchens, transitional housing facilities and homeless shelters through a partnership with DC Central Kitchen.

December 25th Day of Service

Be one of 1,000 people making a difference in the lives of 10,000! We serve over 60 social service agencies throughout DC. Projects range from 2-4 hours in length and include serving meals, preparing food, visiting seniors, painting, and throwing Christmas parties.

Purim and Social Justice

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Join us during the EDCJCC's family Purim celebration to make sandwiches for Martha's Table, which operates a nightly mobile food service on the streets of DC, and costumes for Only Make Believe, a non-profit that creates and performs interactive theatre for children in hospitals and care facilities.

Good Deeds Day

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Join the EDCJCC and the entire Washington Jewish community, along volunteers from around the world, for this fun, annual Day of Service.

Rock Creek Park Clean-Up

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Come out for a park clean-up day to pick up trash, pull out invasive plants, and get areas ready for spring planting. This program is geared towards families with school-aged children. Registration coming soon!

Randy Bacon
Director, Behrend Builders
Co-Director, Days of Service
(202) 777-3244

Sonya Weisburd, MSW
Director, Social Justice and Volunteer Programs
(202) 777-3269

Margo Hall
Program Associate, Community Service
(202) 777-3255