Ready to get involved in our community? Here are some opportunities!

Here are some new opportunities for getting involved in our extended community:

Some of our current volunteer opportunities include:

  • A gentleman in Dyke is in need of assistance with yard work
  • Lunch server and assistant are needed in several of our community centers.  Hours and days vary
  • Garden coordinator at Mary Williams Community center for our new community garden
  • Home Delivered Meals driver for Nelson County
  • Administrative help at JABA assisting with our front desk at our Hillsdale Drive office
  • Senior Community Service Employee Program (SCSEP) – Part time training program for folks 55+ with incomes no more than 25% over the federal poverty level.  Opportunities available.

Community Events:

  • Senior Sweetheart Beauty Pageant, April 1 at Louisa County Community Center.
  • VSA Art Quilt and Panel Discussion “The love of quilting panel discussion and quilt square activity”, Friday, April 23 at Mary Williams Community Center, 10 am to 12:30.  $5 Donation appreciated by not required.  Pizza lunch from 12 to 12:30 pm.Mildred Spicer, Theresa Cornwell & Yvonne Shackelford will discuss why they quilt and show their quilts followed by Cathy Kiehl leading participants in making an art quilt square.
  • On April 27th, Dr. Weiss, an optometrist from the Weiss Douglas Dr & Victoria practice in Palmyra will visit the Fluvanna County Community Center to discuss proper eye care and eye issues that arise as a result of the aging process.  Open to the community!  10 am.
  • The Louisa County Community Center is looking for a guitar to be donated to the center.  They have a gentleman who plays, but need a guitar.  It can be dropped off at any of our locations.

JABA (www.jabacares.org)
674 Hillsdale Dr. Ste 9
Charlottesville, VA 22901
434.817.5272-P
434.817.5230-F