Volunteer Opportunities Directory

Friends of Burlington County Animal Shelter (FOBCAS) Needs Volunteers

Friends of Burlington County Animal Shelter (FOBCAS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization established in 2010 as the volunteer program for Burlington County's only animal shelter. Since our founding we have grown bigger and better every year, and we're always looking for new ways to improve the lives of our shelter animals and the county's pets at large.

American Red Cross- New Jersey Region

American Red Cross - New Jersey Region –– Volunteers are needed to help in Disaster Assistance and Blood Services. Volunteers in Disaster Assistance are trained and able to respond to local Disasters, assist in Shelters, and provide mental health assistance.  Blood Services volunteers assist with Registration and Refreshments at Blood Drives or/and to help transport blood for processing. Virtual administrative opportunities in multiple departments are also available.

VOLUNTEER CHAPLAIN AIDES Needed at Virtua Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly

VOLUNTEER CHAPLAIN AIDES are needed at Virtua Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly. There are openings for trained lay visitors every day of the week. Following a training and orientation process, an Aide may donate two to four hours each week to visit patients, offering them friendship and spiritual comfort.  Aids will need a letter of endorsement from their pastor.  

The 18-hour Training Course will be offered at the Virtua Center for Learning, 1200 Howard Blvd., Mt. Laurel, on Thu Oct 30 and Fri Oct 31. 

Shipman Mansion Foundation

Shipman Mansion Foundation - Non-profit focused on preservation of an 1869 home on the banks of the Delaware River in Edgewater Park is looking for someone with knowledge of QuickBooks and non-profit accounting to help them set up their books and records. The Shipman Mansion Foundation recently received a $12,000 grant from the 1772 Foundation and a financial system has to be set up to track the grant, expenses and donations. If you are interested, please contact Norma Carter at 856-986-7969 or by email at nbcarter2@comcast.net.

Weisman Children's Rehabilitation Hospital

Weisman Children's Rehabilitation Hospital seeks volunteers 16 years or older to interact hands on with children in the Medical Daycare Center or Therapeutic Recreation Department playing games, reading stories provide TLC and socializing with patients.  Volunteers commit to a minimum of 2 hours a week, for a minimum of 3 months.  We also seek assistance with clerical support.  Volunteer opportunities are available 7 days a week; volunteers must be able to commit a minimum of  2 hours a week for a minimum of 3 months!

Providence House Domestic Violence Services (PHDVS) of Catholic Charities

Providence House Domestic Violence Services (PHDVS) of Catholic Charities provides services to survivors of domestic abuse and their children in Burlington County.  The program is currently in need of volunteers to assist with donation solicitation and donation management. Activities may include soliciting items from local businesses for our annual major fundraiser, sorting Thanksgiving meal and Holiday donations as well as assistance with Community Affairs. We also have opportunities for volunteers to work with Domestic Violence Response Teams.

Volunteer Center of Burlington County

Volunteer Center of Burlington County, located at Rowan College at Burlignton County, 200 Campbell Drive Suite 210  Willingboro  NJ, provides information on hundreds of volunteer opportunities and referrals to agencies throughout Burlington County.  Call 856-222-9311 x 1492 volcenter@hotmail.com  - www.volunteercenterburlingtoncounty.org for information, or to inquire about any of the following positions:

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  • Emergency & Community Services

    Emergency & Community Services, Burlington County, a program of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, working to help individuals and families in need of food, clothing and shelter assistance, seeks adult volunteers to stock shelves in our food pantry, pack food bags, accept, sort and display clothing and household donations, collate mailings and organize fundraisers or food drives.  Single teens or groups of supervised teens, 13 years and up, are also welcome.  450 Veteran Way Burlington City NJ   Hours Mon, Tue  Thur 9:30- 1130 &1:30-3:30 . Contact:  Richard Ferreira , Program Director -   Call 856-764-6940 x 6128 Website: catholiccharitiestrenton.org   

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  • PetPALS of Southern New Jersey

    PetPALS of Southern New Jersey provides services for the companion animals of people living with serious illness or senior citizens.  Volunteers are needed to assist by becoming a "PAL" to a client and pet: deliver food and supplies, transport pets for vet and grooming appointments, open your home to a pet that needs temporary or permanent shelter, or assist with fundraising activities. Please call 856-939-6900 for information. Website: www.petpalssj.com/ - Email: info@petpalssj.com

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  • Pinelands Preservation Alliance

    Pinelands Preservation Alliance seeks volunteers to attend public meetings, write advocacy letters, present educational programs, staff exhibit tables, maintain native & historic plant gardens, conduct tours of historic farmstead, forest cleanups and other projects.  Orientation sessions are scheduled several times a year. Call 609-859-8860 x 115 - mike@pinelandsalliance.orgwww.pinelandsalliance.org

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  • Pompeston Creek Watershed Association (PCWA)

    Pompeston Creek Watershed Association (PCWA) founded in 1963 to promote the restoration and conservation of the Pompeston Creek Watershed (Cinnaminson, Delran, Moorestown & Riverton). Volunteers are needed for education programs, stream clean ups, administrative work, scientific water quality monitoring, & restoration projects. All ages welcome to participate.  856-235-9204; email: pompestoncreek@gmail.com  or visit our website: www.pompestoncreek.org

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  • BookMates

    BookMates, the interfaith literacy program of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Southern New Jersey and the Catholic Jewish Commission, seeks adult volunteer reading mentors to spend one hour per week during the school day reading on a one-to-one basis with at-risk students in grades K-2 in Camden and Willingboro. For additional information or to register for a training session, call 856-751-9500, ext. 1143  Rhonda Shevrin, BookMates Coordinator:  bookmates@jfedsnj.org  - www.jfedsnj.org/volunteer

     

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  • YMCA of Burlington and Camden Counties

    YMCA of Burlington and Camden Counties, with locations in Mount Laurel  has many volunteer opportunities for seniors, adults, families, and teens 15+. Departments that utilize volunteers are: childcare, sports, baby-sitting, after school care, aquatics and administrative.  The YMCA believes that an on-the-job experience will benefit the student, the community, and the Y.  Email: ymcavolunteer@ymca-bc.org - 856-231-9622    Website: www.ymca-bc.org  or  www.ymca-bc.org/content/volunteer/volunteer.asp

     

     

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  • Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA), New Jersey Chapter

    The Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA), New Jersey Chapter, is a national non-profit voluntary health agency.  Huntington's Disease (HD) is a devastating, hereditary, degenerative brain disorder for which there is, at present, no effective treatment or cure.  The mission of HDSA is to promote and support research directed at discovering a treatment and ultimately a cure for HD; to help HD individuals and their families through support and services at their three NJ clinics located in Stratford, Piscataway, and Newark; and to educate both public and health care professionals about HD.  Volunteers are needed for a variety of long and short term fundraising activities and special events (18 and over, 13-17 with adult supervision).  Call, 973-784-4965 email CCzaja@hdsa.org  visit our website at www.hdsanj.org

     

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