TOV MTV – Monthly Hands-On Teen Volunteering
Every month, TOV MTV gives Jewish teens a chance to make the world a little better. Whether you want to help the environment, brighten a senior’s day, fight hunger and poverty, or lend a hand to people with disabilities, there’s an opportunity waiting for you.
Find us on Facebook at TOV Teen-Volunteering or follow us on Twitter @TOVTeens.
Who can attend?
MTV is for Chicago-area Jewish teens, grades 6-12.
What do they do?
Spend a couple of hours a month making a difference in the lives of others and in their community. You can do it once, twice, or every month.
Why do they do it?
- Fun of meeting and working with other teens.
- Personal connection to real-world problems not far from home.
- Volunteer hours for school.
- Connection to the Jewish community.
- Sense of achievement.
- Good feeling that comes from helping others.
How Do I Sign Up?
- Pick a project that works for you.
- Sign up online or call 312-444-2867. Have your contact info and project dates handy.
- Turn in any permission slips and the photo release forms.
- Show up.
- HAVE FUN!
Want to see pictures from our MTVs and hear why our teens volunteer?
- Listen to our monthly podcasts to hear what our teen volunteers have to say about their volunteer experiences.
- TOV MTV participants- see some pictures of yourself in action from 2009 and 2010! Also see the photos from Mitzvah Rock!
There’s no charge for TOV MTV opportunities, but space is limited and pre-registration is a must. Questions? Call 312-444-2867.