Join JVC in making summer break kits! Volunteers assemble drawstring backpacks containing activity sheets, water, sunscreen, beach balls, crayons, and bubbles. These bags are donated to organizations including Maree G. Farring Elementary School, Community Crisis Center, Beans & Bread, and more so that students can have a fun summer.
JVC provides: drawstring bags and all contents of the kits YOU provide: friendly notes to include inside the bags
PLEASE NOTE our pick up times are changing for April to accommodate our office closures in observance of Passover. JVC has project pickup and drop off opportunities during the following times at the Park Heights JCC:
We also have one Sunday option each month, all 10-11am, which are listed here:
September 18, October 16, November 20, December 18, January 15, February 19, March 19, April 23, May 21, June 11, July 16, August 20.
Completed summer break kits should be returned to JVC no later than May 21.
To order your supplies, fill out the form below. Supplies are available for pickup starting April 4.
The Macks Center for Jewish Connections supports Jewish journeys for Baltimoreans through Jewish living, learning, and service. By combining the work of Jewish Volunteer Connection (JVC) with the family engagement and inclusion agendas of the Macks Center for Jewish Education, we are creating experiences to help all people across our community build meaningful connections to Jewish life.