Volunteer Form

If you’d like to volunteer your time, check as many of the following areas in which you have an interest, background or expertise.  This in no way obligates you, but should we need help, we may give you a call.

Name (required) :



Email (required):

I am interested in helping out on occasion in the areas I’ve checked below.

Help during meetings

Greeting attendees
Selling books
Monitoring books at the resource table
Signing in guests
Counting attendees;
Setting up tables with linens/books/freebies
Setting up audio and computer for speaker
Taking photos
Setting up refreshment table
Recording speaker
Helping with a SIG

Help by working at home

Putting data into or manipulating data in spreadsheets
Making phone calls
Designing/Creating graphics for signage/posters
Writing an article/book review for Mass-Pocha
Editing/proofreading articles for Mass-Pocha
Help with desktop publishing for Mass-Pocha
Putting announcements on JGSGB telephone line
Creating documents
Planning/organizing large special events
Publicity-Help draft and post press releases
Verifying membership data for conversion to a new database
Helping with database software implementation or management
Assisting with email distribution
Documenting processes

Help by doing work at other locations

Taking photos at cemeteries
Taking photos of plaques at synagogues
Manning a table at Limmud and/or other places where JGSGB would have a presenceGiving an outreach talk
Being a representative to NERGC (New England Regional Genealogical Consortium) 4 meetings/year usually in Sudbury, MA

Help at Research Sunday (at Temple Emanuel, Newton, MA)

Translating documents from foreign languages
Helping people break down brick walls
Helping people strategize next steps
Helping set up and register people

JGSGB 36th Year Celebration-April 22, 2018

Hospitality and Registration

In addition or in place of the areas mentioned above, please keep me in mind if you need someone to help in my areas of expertise and/or areas of interest that are listed below:

If you have any questions, please contact Judy Izenberg