Saturday, September 7th, 2019
 

Jersey Cares presents its annual September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance, a day of “unity, empathy and service as an enduring and positive tribute to those lost and injured.” On Saturday, September 7, 2019 Jersey Cares volunteers will come together to strengthen a community deeply impacted by the events of September 11th, 2001. Join Jersey Cares and your neighbors as we dedicate a day of service to that which makes us great – each other.

Interested in volunteering? Choose your location then click the appropriate link below to sign up when registration opens in August!


PS 12 Julia A Barnes School - Jersey City

This opportunity is appropriate for ages 4+

9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Volunteers will have the opportunity to revitalize an elementary school who is dedicated to equitably educating all students to become responsible, fulfilled and successful global citizens. From painting inspirational murals on bathroom doors and brightening the harsh city-scape in front of the school to creating family-friendly kits - it's sure to be a great day of volunteering for one and all!

For more information and to register for this location, click HERE.


Liberty State Park - Jersey City

This opportunity is appropriate for ages 14+.

9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Volunteers will head to Liberty State Park to maintain the landscape while experiencing breathtaking views of the harbor, Lady Liberty, and Ellis Island. With the skyline in the background, it's a perfect place to give back to the community while remembering those we lost on September 11th, 2001.

For more information and to register for this location, click HERE.