A word of thanks


Thanks to the Jersey Cares volunteers’ commitment to community service New Jersey residents in need receive meals every day, children have access to mentors, senior citizens enjoy socializing with their neighbors, needs are met after disasters and our parks and beaches are clean for everyone to enjoy. Our partner agencies would like to thank YOU for allowing them to make New Jersey a better state for all.

“The volunteers who came were wonderful and really allowed us to accomplish much more than just distributing food.”

Diane Hutchins- Marketplace in East Brunswick

“Thanks so much for providing so much help to move SPARK Academy as we move. We couldn’t have done it without you.”

Allison Ansari- Move a School in Newark

“The Jersey Cares volunteers have been a great asset to the disaster relief efforts here at Grace & Peace. We are so thankful for all the wonderful workers who have shown up to help. Thank you for the great job you are doing!”

Patti Pell- Disaster Recovery: Distribution in Toms River

“At the Historic Jersey City Cemetery, we cannot pay our Volunteers, because they are PRICELESS!! We are a grassroots 100% Volunteer operated mission, and our success story is just amazing, thanks to the dedication and hard work of our Volunteers.

Three Cheers for our Jersey Cares Volunteers! We Love You!”

Eileen Markenstein- Earth Keepers in Jersey City (Veteran’s Cemetery)

“Jersey Cares volunteers have been a great addition to our art appreciation program for adults with disabilities here at Cerebral Palsy of North Jersey. The volunteers have jumped right in and assisted the consumers as they created their artwork. We so appreciate their help and enthusiasm.”

Amy Fagan- Art Therapy in Irvington and East Orange

“Jersey Cares volunteers are committed people volunteering for all the right reasons. They have helped us get our ReStore off to a great start. We could not have managed our first year without their help.”

Lucia Fitzgerald- Donation Display Prep in Wayne

“We are grateful to the Jersey Cares volunteers who come out and cook every month snow, rain or shine; we don't take anyone's kindness or time shared with our families for granted.”

Tamala Reynolds- Hunger Helpers in Morris Plains

“I would like to express how dedicated the volunteers are to our individuals. They are always present and early for each event. The volunteers are very attentive to the special needs of our residents and we are very appreciative that they bring such a quality program to our residents. Thank you for everything.”

Charity Hoffman- Cooking Creations in Somerset County and Pet Therapy in Branchburg