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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Temple Emanu-El, 6299 Capri DrSan Diego, CA 92120


About

Program: The JFS Social & Wellness Centers provide a warm environment with social, educational, and recreational programs for older adults. Community members enjoy daily meals, exercise classes, art classes, games, cultural programs, and live entertainment. This is a home away from home for many older adults.

Goal of Position: As a Musical Entertainer, volunteers will perform at one or more of the centers for one hour. Examples of desired entertainment: singing, musical instrument, band, dance group, magic, comedy, or other performance.

Benefits:

  • An opportunity to share and perform engaging musical, dance or singing talents
  • Bring joy and entertainment to an active, older adult community

Tasks/responsibilities:

  • Performance must be approximately 60 minutes
  • Engage with and perform for groups ranging from 30 to 100 older adults

Qualifications:

  • Must possess excellent performance skills and experience performing in front of audiences
  • Ability to build good rapport with the audience

Requirements:

  1. Must be at least 16 years old
  2. Complete a volunteer application at www.jfssd.org/volapp
  3. Complete a phone screening with the Volunteer Engagement Department
  4. Must provide a PA system (if necessary).

Time Commitment: Presentations generally take place Monday through Fridays, occasionally Sundays between 11am and 2pm. **Note that performers are generally booked abot 4-8 weeks in advance.

Skills

  • Storytelling
  • Keyboard Instrument
  • Dance
  • Music Arts
  • Singing
  • String Instrument

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Once - 45-60 min during center hours Mon-Fri
  • Apply soon, spots are limited!
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