Volunteer Opportunities

Do you want to commit a block of time to a specific project?  Are you a student looking to volunteer?

Na’amat needs you!

Some current opportunities across Canada:

School Supplies for Kids is a Na'amat Canada program that aims to equip children who are being cared for in regional domestic violence shelters with school supplies. We are always looking for volunteers of all ages in Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Ottawa and Toronto. If you would like to help us prepare or pack school supplies, contact our National Office by email at naamat@naamat.com  and they will put you in contact with the co-ordinator for your city.

Ottawa School Supplies for Kids: We are beginning our shopping in preparation for packing the knapsacks on August 24th. If you are available to help with shopping, contact us at ottawa.info@naamat.com.

Are you an experienced knitter?  Na’amat Canada Toronto is holding the event Knitzvah Knitting  at the Borochov Cultural Centre and is looking for experienced knitters to assist a group of novice knitters.  Contact our Toronto office at Toronto.info@naamat.com   or call 416-636-5425 POSTPONED TBA

Israel Day Festival (Toronto) - We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help with: Vendor set up; Decorating; Children's area (supervising games and activities); Photography (calling all budding photographers!); Backstage help with our entertainers; Clean up at the end of the day.  POSTPONED- New date in 2022 TBA 10 AM to 4 PM at Bialik Hebrew Day School - Himel Campus, 180 Ilan Ramon Blvd., Vaughan, ON L6A 4P6  Contact us at israeldayvolunteers@naamat.com   or israeldayfestival@naamat.com 

Ottawa Jewish Directory: Na'amat Canada Ottawa's largest fundraiser will be publishing its 70th anniversary edition September of 2021. We are currently looking for volunteers to deliver directories in the greater Ottawa area. In addition, if you know a young person with access to a vehicle, we offer payment per directory delivered. Deliveries should take place during the month of September (excluding Shabbat and Holidays). Please contact us at ottawa.info@naamat.com or ojteldirectory@yahoo.ca by August 6th.

Are you an online vendor who would like to support Na'amat? Shopping With A Purpose (SWAP)  is an interactive online shopping experience all across Canada in an exclusive Facebook group. We are always looking for new vendors for our next shopping event. Details here.

Do you want to volunteer on a regular basis?  Do you have a skill set you'd like us to know about?  Please email us at naamat@naamat.com and we'll match you up with a volunteer position - even if one is not yet listed.

If you are interested in any of these, please email us at naamat@naamat.com to volunteer and/or get more information (please put City and Task in the subject line)