Annual Days of Service

Infusing the volunteer spirit into the community throughout the year, JVC coordinates four events which coincide with local, statewide and national days of service:  Governor’s Day to Serve in September, Mitzvah Day on December 25th, MLK Day of Service in January and Good Deeds Day in April.

This year, due to the ongoing global pandemic, our annual days of service will look different. JVC will continue to respond to the needs of our service partners as well as offer innovative ways for people to volunteer. These days of service will follow health and safety guidelines and offer multiple volunteer opportunities to meet varying levels of comfort for volunteers whether it’s serving from home or out in the community.

Season of Service: (Dates throughout September and October)

Season of Service engages volunteers in different service opportunities occurring throughout the fall. Join JVC as volunteers assist with current needs in Baltimore, as a result of the pandemic and pre-existing social issues.

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Mitzvah Day (December 24-25, 2020):

In its 15th year, JVC has created this local event with service projects focused on providing for others who may need assistance at this time of year.  Join thousands of volunteers as we do good in Baltimore! Project sites are located around the community.

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MLK Day of Service (January 17-18, 2021):

Honoring the legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Americans across the country serve their communities on this day in a variety of ways. As part of this National event JVC is proud to partner with organizations throughout the Baltimore community to enable individuals to participate in this collective effort.

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Good Deeds Day (April 11, 2021):

Launched in 2007 in Israel by businesswoman and philanthropist Shari Arison as a means for individuals to come together and positively change the world, by 2015 nearly 1 million people around the globe took part in the effort.  As part of this international event JVC plays an active role in connecting volunteers to projects and places around the Baltimore community.

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