The volunteer spirit is the backbone of Shalom Austin (formerly known as the Jewish Community Association of Austin). Only through the efforts and energy of our volunteers are we able to provide top-notch programs and services to the Austin community.

Do you have a Volunter Opportunity? use Shalom Austin's group on GivePulse to post your Jewish Community Events.

Looking to Volunteer? Create a user account to sign up for our events and other community partners.

Questions regarding GivePulse? Contact Wendy Corn at wendy.corn@shalomaustin.org or (512) 735-8038.


Shalom Austin Volunteer Opportunities:

Jewish Family Service   
Contact Mary Axelrud at (512) 250-1043.
Visiting an older adult just twice a month can help foster a happier, healthier, more independent life. JFS matches senior adults with friendly visitors based on need, skills, location and common interests. You'll receive ongoing support and training from experienced JFS staff throughout the volunteer experience. 

Community Relations
Contact Dana Epstein at (512) 735-8008
Tikkun Giving Circle, Mitzvah Days & Collection Drives

Jewish Federation of Greater Austin
Contact Amy Hyman at (512) 735-8078
Fundraising events (Fall Fusion, Mosiac, Momentum, Milestone), Phone-a-thons (Super Week), mailings, etc. 

Jewish Life & Learning
Contact Aliza Orent at (512) 735-8030
JCC holiday celebrations, Cultural Arts, Educational Programs, Tapestry of Jewish Learning, etc.

JCC Youth & Teen
Contact Leslie LaBrie at (512) 735-8074
JCC-BBYO, holiday celebrations, JCC Maccabi Games, J-Serve, etc. 

Contact Crystal Connally at (512) 735-8098
JCC, Snout by Snoutwest, holiday celebrations, cultural arts, fitness events, etc.