Volunteer at Temple Israel

There are many volunteer opportunities to lend a hand, share a skill and support one another.

Check out our list of Temple groups which work on specific projects and mandates. For Social Action initiatives have a look at this link.

Here are two current volunteer opportunities needed now:

Communications Committee Chair

Volunteer Job outline – to convene a talented team of staff and volunteers who manage and contribute to Temple’s website, Facebook Page, YouTube channel, Weekly Update emails and Bulletins, coverage of our stories internally and in the larger community and much more.

Skills/Knowledge – general knowledge of Temple, communications skills (written, oral), committee skills (group collaboration).

Time involved – monthly meeting to plan, share and problem solve. Annual report. Supervisor – Close collaboration with the Executive Director; executive liaison with the President.

For more information – contact Heather Cohen, Executive Director or Margot Montgomery, President president@templeisraelottawa.com

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