NCJW South Cook has many opportunities for volunteers! Here are highlights of some of our projects.
Traveling Players has kicked off its 2015-2016 season. Stars of the show include:
Joan Plusser as Hello Kitty
Linda Seracki as Aretha
Susie Goldberg is the troup’s announcer.
Art & Reading Lovers!
Share your love of art and reading with the students at Garfield Elementary School in Chicago Heights. Pick an artist or book to present to the students. No long term commitment required – you set the time and date and how often you want to participate. Contact Sharon Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Frima Margolin at email@example.com to get started.
Albine Gerson Layette Project: South Cook Section provides layette packages for women going through Aunt Martha’s prenatal program. To assemble these packages or donate items contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Aunt Martha’s Youth Services Holiday Gift Project: The South Cook Section provides children and teens living in Aunt Martha’s Youth Services group homes with gifts during the holiday season. To contribute and/or volunteer for this project contact: email@example.com
Camp Quality: Camp Quality is an international camp for children with cancer. NCJW South Cook Section provides a day of lunch and crafts at the local site in Frankfort, Illinois. To participate contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cynthia Maddox Adopt-A-School Project: NCJW has established an educational partnership with the Garfield Elementary School in Chicago Heights. Members volunteer by reading to groups of young children in the library or by talking about great works of art. NCJW also supports school-wide cultural events and responds to requests from teachers for materials to enhance classroom learning. To volunteer contact: email@example.com
Elyse Bell Traveling Players: Our longest running community service project, Traveling Players, presents original plays to mentally and physically challenged children and adults. Join us! Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org