Be the reason someone smiles today.
There are many ways to make a difference in the lives of Keshet participants and their families. To volunteer, you just need a little time and a whole lot of heart. Each volunteer has the power to help someone learn a new skill, connect to the community, form friendships, have fun and lead a meaningful life.
People of all ages (6th grade and older) are encouraged to volunteer.
Sunday School & SOAR | Skokie, Chicago
Assist students and classes at Sunday School.
Chaperone community service trips and social outings.
Buddy Sports | Skokie, Northbrook, Chicago, Buffalo Grove
Volunteer buddies are partnered with kids and adults for baseball, basketball or bowling.
Special Olympics | Skokie
Coach athletes in track and field events.
Club Keshet | Skokie
Take part in yoga or cooking with Keshet participants.
Join Keshet's Inclusive Choir as a singer partnered with kids or adults.
Share you special skill by leading activities.
Adult Programs - GADOL & MY Life | Highland Park, Skokie
Volunteers are partnered for activities (cooking classes, yoga, social outings and more), companions for residents in supported housing and assist with job coaching.
Adults-Only Social Programs | Skokie, Chicago, Highland Park, Northbrook
Be a companion and make friends by taking part in the fun.
Special Events | Chicago, Northern Suburbs
Volunteers help with set-up, take-down, registration, photography and more.
Why Should I Volunteer with Keshet?
A fun and meaningful way to make a difference in your community.
Keshet offers volunteer credit hours for your school, job or bar/mitzvah community service.
Gain an understanding of the inclusive community Keshet has built for people with special needs.
Form new friendships and create everlasting memories.
Questions about Volunteering?
Contact our staff:
Abby Baron | Program & Volunteer Coordinator