Professional Skills


Jewish Family Services

ESL teacher needed beginning January 2018. Beginners’ conversational English for Russian-speaking seniors, on Mondays 1:00-2:30pm, at JFS on Carling Ave. Lesson prep, room set-up/clean up, and attendance taking. Occasional replacement for 10:30am-12 class, as well. Conversational Russian an asset, but not required. Call 613.722.2225, ext. 315 to volunteer.


Russian-speaking volunteer needed to help plan and organize monthly day trips, cultural activities, picnics, and potlucks for Russian-speaking seniors. To help, please call Gohar at 613.722.2225, ext.425.


Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation (OJCF)

General clerical work needed such as filing, stuffing envelopes and more.

If you are interested, please contact Natalie at



Tamir is always looking for support from community members who are motivated the share their skills and talents with our participants. Current opportunities include:

  • Office work including a variety of clerical duties as well as data entry, Raiser's Edge, data mining
  • General home and garden assistance (painting walls, general maintenance & repairs, landscaping) for property upkeep
  • Hair dressers, beauticians, makeup artists for home visits to clients


For more information on volunteer opportunities at Tamir contact 613-725-3519, ext. # 112 or at


Limmud Ottawa

Seeking volunteers to help plan this year's one-day Jewish learning extravaganza! Help is needed with everything from marketing-PR, logistics, program development, editing, volunteer coordination, web and graphic design and more. This year's event will be October 29, 2017.


For more information visit:


Hillel Lodge

General office work: Hillel Lodge is looking for volunteers to help out with various office and administrative duties.

Have a talent to share? Performers and performance groups are encouraged to volunteer!


For more information please email, or call Marlene at 613-728-3900, ext. 191.


Ottawa Jewish Archives

Contact Saara Mortensen at or 613-798-4696, ext. 260


Have Questions?

We're here to help! For more information, contact Natalie: 613-798-4698 ext.355,