Federation Events

Volunteer Opportunities
Social Action Committee of the Jewish Community Relations Council
330.746.3250 Ext. 123

Churchill United Methodist Food Pantry
The CHUM Food Pantry aims to feed families in Liberty Township that are in need of extra assistance. Since first starting in 2016, the pantry now feeds over 70+ families. Volunteers will help distribute food and make guests feel welcome during their visit.
Dates: January 5 | February 2 | March 2 | April 6 | May 4
Time: 9:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: 189 Churchill Road, Youngstown, Ohio 44505

Diaper Packing with Making Kids Count
The Making Kids Count Diaper Bank Volunteers repack diapers in quantities of 25 diapers per size with saran wrap and labels. This ensures that more people are able to receive a pack of diapers and that the diapers are being distributed as more of an “emergency” supply. Volunteers wrap 10,000 diapers into 400 packs a month!

Dates: January 12 | February 9 | March 9 | April 13 | May 11
Times: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: 7178 West Blvd, Ste E, Youngstown, Ohio 44512

Mitzvah Day
The Jewish Community Center of Youngstown and Youngstown Area Jewish Federation invite you to participate in Mitzvah Day 2018. Mitzvah Day will include breaking ground on the new Infant/ Toddler Playground, campus beautification and more!
Date: Sunday, March 25
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: JCC Multi-Purpose Room
Register at jccyoungstown.org or with the JCC Bursar’s Office at 330.746.3250 Ext. 195

The 2018 Community Yom Hashoah Events
Gon Erez, Israeli Education and Outreach Coordinator

330.746.3250 Ext. 123

Annual Community Holocaust Commemoration
Date: Thursday, April 12
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location The Rotunda of the Mahoning County Courthouse
Annual Community Holocaust Commemoration
Recognition of Winners of the Student Holocaust Writing Contest
Mayor’s Proclamation Presentation
Candle lighting Processional Commemorating the Martyrs of the Holocaust

Shoah Memorial Ceremony
Date: Sunday, April 15
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jewish Community Center
Memorial Ceremony including Holocaust
Inspired Readings
Candle lighting Ceremony Led by Family Members of Survivors

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