Crossroads Programs, Inc.

Crossroads Programs, Inc. provides abused, abandoned, and homeless youth (including teen mothers) with opportunities for positive growth and development through residential and community-based programs.  Use your skills creatively!   Volunteers are needed for mentoring; teaching and tutoring; motivational workshops; recreation, transportation, or child care aides; fundraising and clerical assistance; arts & crafts and other group leadership; landscaping; facility maintenance; etc.  United Way Agency.  Call (609) 880-0210.  info@crossroadsprograms.org , crossroadsprograms.org

Bancroft Neurohealth

Bancroft Neurohealth serves children and adults with developmental disabilities and head injuries.  Volunteers (16+) needed for recreation, fund raising, companionship, office work, and Special Olympics.  Classroom volunteers help teachers and children and provide assistance with arts and crafts and dance therapy classes. For more information, or to request an application, please contact Debra Conner at  (856) 429-5637, ext. 7023.

The New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault Volunteer Opportunities

Position: Resource Center and Website Volunteer Organization:  (NJCASA) is a feminist organization and is the state-wide coalition of sexual violence programs. Our mission is to promote the compassionate and just treatment of survivors, their loved ones and significant others, foster collaborative relationships between community systems, and affect attitudinal and behavioral changes in society as we work toward the elimination of sexual violence against all people. We are a not-for profit, 501(c)(3) organization. NJCASA is in need of a Resource Center and Website Volunteer a few hours each week to help organize and maintain our Resource Center, and update our website regularly. General duties: • Organize NJCASA’s Resource Center materials • Develop and maintain a working database that can store all of the materials on our website • Track and keep up-to-date records of materials checked-out and returned on a monthly basis • Read through materials and write brief summaries to be used in NJCASA newsletters and website • Input updated information on the NJCASA website as needed Preferred Qualifications: • Excellent organizational skills • Interest in developing and maintaining organizational systems • Experience with databases and Dreamweaver • Ability to work well independently • A librarian background a plus, but not necessary Other volunteer details: • Flexible schedules are available • Unfortunately, we are not accessible by public transportation. Volunteers must be able to provide their own transportation. Contact info/ application process: Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator by email at volunteers@njcasa.org or by phone at (609) 631-4450 ext 211 for an application and more information.

 

 

Position:       Administrative Support Volunteer

Organization:

            The New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NJCASA) is a feminist organization and is the state-wide coalition of sexual violence programs.  Our mission is to promote the compassionate and just treatment of survivors, their loved ones and significant others, foster collaborative relationships between community systems, and affect attitudinal and behavioral changes in society as we work toward the elimination of sexual violence against all people.  We are a not-for profit, 501(c)(3) organization. 

            NJCASA is in need of an Administrative Support Volunteer to perform administrative assistant duties.

General duties:

  • Answer and direct calls that come into NJCASA
  • Some database entry
  • Filing and organizing
  • Other administrative work as needed

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Availability from 3pm-5pm (daily if possible)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Some computer skills

 

Other volunteer details:

 

  • Unfortunately, we are not accessible by public transportation. Volunteers must be able to provide their own transportation.

 

Contact info/ application process:

Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator by email at volunteers@njcasa.org or by phone at (609) 631-4450 ext 211 for an application and more information. 

NJCASA is in need of volunteers to assist with fun and creative Denim Day event preparation activities!

When:

Tuesday March, 30 from 4:00pm-6:00pm and

Wednesday April, 7 from 4:00pm-6:00pm

If you are available on either day or both and during any part of the time, please stop by and lend a hand for a good cause. Pleas RSVP if possible by contacting the e-mail listed below.

Come with a creative mind, good conversation, and wearing denim!

Where:

NJCASA

2333 Whitehorse Mercerville Road, Suite J

Trenton, NJ 08619

Organization:

The New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NJCASA) is a feminist organization and is the state-wide coalition of sexual violence programs.  Our mission is to promote the compassionate and just treatment of survivors, their loved ones and significant others, foster collaborative relationships between community systems, and affect attitudinal and behavioral changes in society as we work toward the elimination of sexual violence against all people.  We are a not-for profit, 501(c)(3) organization.

What is Denim Day?

Denim Day is a sexual violence awareness campaign. Denim Day is intended to invite public discourse on the topic of sexual assault, make it possible for more survivors to reach out and find help, and advance the prevention of such crimes through education.  

General Duties:       

During NJCASA Denim Day events we will be giving out a variety of materials to help raise awareness around sexual violence in New Jersey. We need help with the following activities:

  • Cutting and decorating denim bookmarks
  • Cutting and decorating quilt patches out of old pairs of jeans (jeans will be provided, but please feel free to bring your own as well to use), which will later be made into a Denim Day quilt to promote awareness around sexual violence
  • Assembling Denim Day buttons

 

Other Information:

  • Unfortunately, we are not accessible by public transportation
  • Volunteers must be able to provide their own transportation.

 

Contact information:

Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator by email at volunteers@njcasa.org or by phone at (609) 631-4450 ext 211 for more information.

Mount Laurel Library

Mount Laurel Library seeks volunteers (16+) for clerical, circulation desk, book processing and shelving, and special projects.  Call 856-234-7319.  Volunteers interested in Friends of Mount Laurel Library should call 856-234-1289.

Burlington County Feral Cat Initiative (BCCI)

 

Burlington County Feral Cat Initiative (BCCI) is a volunteer, non-profit agency serving the Burlington County area.   Our program is endorsed by the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Health Department.  In order to achieve our mission of a feral-free future by neutering and inoculating feral (wild) cats and educating the public about rabies and the importance of spaying and neutering their cats, BCCI is seeking adult volunteers for:  secretarial duties (copying, mass mailings, phone calls, form preparation, database maintenance), fund-raising events, volunteer recruitment, help with mass spay/neuter events, educational seminars, and development of brochures/pamphlets and promotional events to spotlight BCCI.  To volunteer, call 609-261-8312 and leave a message.  To learn more, visit our website at www.njferals.org.

Pinelands Institute for Natural & Environmental Studies (P.I.N.E.S.)

Pinelands Institute for Natural & Environmental Studies (P.I.N.E.S.), Whitesbog Village, Browns Mills, a program of Burlington County College, provides hands-on science and social studies field trips for school groups and adults.  Volunteers needed weekdays to assist students with nature & history activities and explorations; conduct a station in the outdoor Lenape Winter Camp – January, February & March; assist in the design of educational props & materials; role-play historical characters during programs; assist with clerical, maintenance, and minor restoration projects.  Call 609-893-1765. http://www.staff.bcc.edu/pines

 

Family and Community Services – a program of Catholic Charities

 

Family and Community Services – a program of Catholic Charities, seeks volunteers for phone and receptionist duties, and clerical work.  Mornings or afternoons, 9 AM – 5 PM in our Burlington office.  Orientation provided.  Volunteers needed to assist in grant writing and research, and fundraising projects.  Flexible hours.  Call (609) 386- 7331.  http://www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org