Burlington County Municipal Alliance Network

Burlington County Municipal Alliance Network works with, and is funded by, the Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, county and local government.  Municipal Alliances plan, coordinate, and conduct alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse prevention activities to benefit communities.  There are 26 alliances serving 33 communities in Burlington County.  Local events and projects need input and support.  There are many volunteer opportunities for adults and groups of supervised teens.  Call the County Municipal Alliance Coordinator at 609-265-5538 for the current contact in your town .

  – Evesham Municipal Alliance (CAEC/RAP Room) seeks teens (13+) to volunteer for Peer Leadership, PRIDE, and Teen Advisory Board.  Adult volunteers are needed for chaperones, office help, board members, and activities planning.  Visit www.raproom.org or contact 856-983-3328.

  – Mount Laurel Municipal Alliance is looking for residents interested in planning and assisting with local drug and alcohol abuse prevention programs. For more information and schedule of monthly meetings, call 856-234-0001 ext. 237.

Burlington City Youth Education Mentoring Program

Needs adult volunteers to mentor students at Burlington City Schools one hour week (October to June) .

Call 609- 387-5975

Boy Scouts of America – Garden State Council

Boy Scouts of America– Garden State Council has volunteer openings for adult leaders to work with Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers and Explorers (a career-oriented coed program).  Volunteers also welcome to participate in recreation, telephone and office work, fund raising, and operating committees.  For your opportunity to help young people, call 609-261-5850 ext. 17. sunagy@bsamail.orgwww.bccbsa.org

American Red Cross- Camden & Burlington County Chapter

American Red Cross- Camden County & Burlington County Chapter – 11+  – Volunteers are needed to help in Disaster Assistance and Blood Services.  Volunteers in Disaster Assistance are trained and able to respond to local Disasters and assist in Shelters.  Blood Services volunteers assist with Registration and Refreshments at Blood Drives; or transporting blood for processing.  High School youth can participate in youth group activities and Red Cross projects.  Volunteer Orientations are held monthly – to attend and learn more about opportunities in the Red Cross. For more information, please email bea.frost@redcross.org or call Bea Frost at (856) 365-7100 x 231.

Junior Achievement of New Jersey, Inc.

Junior Achievement of New Jersey, Inc. educates and inspires young people to value: free enterprise, business and economics to improve the quality of their lives.  Its curricula address business and economic concepts, and workforce skills that build in intensity from Kindergarten through grade 12.  Volunteers (17+) are needed to teaching class one hour per day, once a week for approximately five weeks.  Contact Program Manager at 609- 419-0404 x 106.