Volunteer Opportunities

VolunteersThere are many ways to get involved at BI, whether you love to plan a party or prepare a meal for a local shelter, organize a study group or visit members who are homebound.

Volunteers are the lifeblood of our community, and we always welcome newcomers! (Don’t worry—we won’t make you a committee head before you’re ready. Promise.)

Here’s a list of our committees, to give you an idea of how you can participate. To volunteer, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator: volunteering@bethisraelworc.org.

If you like finance, business or strategic thinking and planning:

  • Endowment and Investment
  • Facilities Management
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Strategic Planning
  • Membership, Marketing and Communications

If you enjoy kids and value Jewish education:

  • Early Childhood
  • Rimon Religious School
  • Youth Activities
  • Shabbat in Shul
  • Adult Education

If you want to serve the community:

  • BI Cares
  • Social Action

If you’re interested in Jewish practice:

  • Ritual

If you like socializing with BI friends, fundraising, planning and running events:

  • Ways and Means
  • BI Brotherhood
  • BI Sisterhood
  • Worcester USY

If you want to get involved in leadership:

  • Board of Directors (requires nomination)
  • Executive Committee (all officers and past presidents)

And if you would just like to take a volunteer shift in the Office, covering the phones and helping with mailings, we’d love to hear from you!