Rosh Hashanah Food Assembly & Delivery

All Regions Times Vary

September 6, 2017 to September 19, 2017

Create a Sweet New Year for All!

You can help seniors, immigrant families, people with disabilities, and other families in need feel the joy of the High Holiday season!

Each year, caring volunteers gather to prepare and deliver holiday food packages for hundreds of these clients. This is a wonderful volunteer opportunity in which the entire family can participate.

Rosh Hashanah holiday food assembly and delivery dates are below. Please RSVP by contacting the person listed for your desired location. 

In San Francisco:

Assembly: Wed., Sep. 13, 6:30 – 9:00 pm (an event for young professionals) RSVP online here >
Delivery: Sun., Sep. 17, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: Emily Berns: 650-931-1871; EmilyB@jfcs.org 

In Palo Alto:

Assembly: Tue., Sep. 12, time TBD
Delivery: Dates coming soon
Contact: Bobbi Bornstein; 650-688-3090; BobbiB@jfcs.org

In San Mateo:

Assembly: Wed., Sep. 6, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
Delivery: Sep. 7 – 15 (pick up and deliver holiday bags anytime during this week)
Contact: Emily Berns: 650-931-1871; EmilyB@jfcs.org

In San Rafael:

Assembly: Sun., Sep. 10, 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Delivery: Mon., Sep., 11, 3:00 – 5:00 pm or by appointment
Contact: Dorit Israel; 415-419-3661; DoritI@jfcs.org

In Santa Rosa:

Bag Decoration: Wed., Aug. 16, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Assembly: Thu., Sep. 7, 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Delivery: Sep. 11 – 15 (pick up and deliver holiday bags anytime during this week)
Contact: Barbara Tobin; 707-303-1510; BarbaraT@jfcs.org

*Consider a “Chai” donation ($18) to help us fill a bag of holiday treats, or $36 for two! — Designate your gift to the Food Pantry. Donate now >

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