$3.75 million fund to increase access to apprenticeships, internships and vocational training for youth across the United States Livingston, NJ (October 30, 2018) – The Citi Foundation recently announced that Jersey Cares has been awarded a $250,000 grant from their 2018 Youth Workforce Fund, a national initiative that is supporting community organizations in key cities […]
Volunteering with Jersey Cares is easy; once you have registered, choose from hundreds of opportunities on our VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY CALENDAR, participate in an ANNUAL EVENT, start a COLLECTION DRIVE or get your company involved in our CORPORATE SERVICE PROGRAM.Orientation Video
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Who is Care of the Park will be a recurring series aimed at painting a picture of the people that make the program possible. From star volunteers to Park staff, this series will shine a light on who is Care of the Park and why they give back. Emily Guo is a high school senior […]
Nestled in the heart of Elizabeth, New Jersey lies a hidden gem dedicated to empowering local women through skills training and development. Founded by the Sisters of Charity in 2003, Josephine’s Place is a safe space for women that seeks to provide free services ranging from Computer Skills workshops to support groups for any local […]
With school back in session, we understand that it can be hard to balance both academics and community service. New schedules, new courses, it’s a lot to take in! For Jersey Cares Project Coordinator and Rutgers New Brunswick Senior, Dominick DiCarlo, civic engagement is a vital part of his college experience. Looking for ways to […]