Community Organizations


Jewish Volunteer Connection

5708 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
Cicily Stephens
Jewish Volunteer Connection fosters a culture of service and engages volunteers in meeting vital community needs. JVC connects individuals, families and groups with meaningful volunteer projects that match their schedule, interests and availability.


Jewish War Veterans of the USA., Dept. of Maryland

One Ivory Crest Court
Baltimore, MD 21209
Department Commander: COL Erwin A. Burtnick AUS (retired)

The Jewish War Veterans (JWV) is the nation’s oldest active war veterans’ organization. JWV supports the rights of veterans in promoting American demographic principles, in defending universal Jewish causes, and in vigorously opposing bigotry, anti-Semitism and terrorism.


Jews For Judaism

3506 Gwynnbrook Avenue
Owings Mills, MD 21117
Director: Ruth Guggenheim
Jews for Judaism is the international resource center that provides the Jewish community with educational programming and services on deceptive missionary and cult groups that target Jews for conversion.



122 Slade Ave., Suite 100
Baltimore, MD 21208
Executive Director: Elliot D. Lasson, Ph.D.
Joblink of Maryland, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which was founded  in an effort to be a conduit between job seekers and employment opportunities in the Baltimore Metropolitan area.  Joblink maintains working relationships with local employers and placement firms and constantly seeks to cultivate additional business contacts in the community.


JQ Baltimore – Jewish LGBTQ Outreach and Support

c/o Fusion Partnership
1601 Guilford Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21202
Through support, education and advocacy, JQ Baltimore strives to create a Jewish Baltimore in which lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning individuals and their families, are accepted and celebrated.


The Pearlstone Center

5425 Mount Gilead Road
Reisterstown, MD 21136
Executive Director: Jakir Manela
Just minutes from Baltimore, away from day-to-day pressures, the Pearlstone Center specializes in creating a distraction-free atmosphere for meetings, seminars, training sessions and retreats. The Farm at Pearlstone Center offers informal Jewish educational and agricultural programming and team-building opportunities.


Pikesville Chamber of Commerce

7 Church Lane, Suite 14
Pikesville, MD 21208
Executive Director: Jessica Normington
The Pikesville Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to promoting and improving the business community in Pikesville. The Chamber works in partnership with the residential communities and local government to create an environment that is a great place to live, work and shop.


Shalom Baltimore

5708 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
Shalom Baltimore Program
Associate: Dena Cohen
Shalom Baltimore is your first stop in Jewish Baltimore. Personally receive your welcome packet from a Shalom Baltimore volunteer and let us introduce you to this diverse community through resources, events and discounts.


Yachad/National Jewish Council for Disabilities

Baltimore Yachad Coordinator;
Ezri: Mira Labovitz
Weekly inclusive programming for individuals with disabilities. Juniors in Training (JIT) ages 3-9, Juniors ages 10-19 and Seniors ages 35-plus. Yachad welcomes all abilities and all affiliations. Volunteer opportunities available.

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