Volunteering Options

Sheryl Zamora

211 Sherman Ave

Jersey City NJ 07306

Phone: 201-526-8500

Email: szamora@metscharterschool.org 

 

Jersey City Medical Center

http://www.barnabashealth.org/Jersey-City-Medical-Center/Volunteer.aspx

  • Minimum age requirement: 16 for patient areas, 14 for clerical duties
  • Commitment: 50 hours total (14-17 years old)
    • 3 hours=1 shift
    • During school year, once a week, max 3 hours
    • Summer: 20 hours per week  
  • Summer High School Volunteers
    • 50 hour commitment
    • Application due May 15th

 

CarePoint Health: Bayonne/Christ Hospital/Hoboken University

https://www.carepointhealth.org/volunteers

  • Minimum age requirement: 14 years old
  • Application, interview & letter of recommendations necessary

 

Liberty Humane Society

http://www.libertyhumane.org/volunteer

  • Minimum age requirement: 16 years old

 

Serve Jersey City

http://volunteer.jerseycitynj.gov/#s

  • Multiple options available
  • Age requirement varies

 

Jersey Cares

https://www.jerseycares.org/

  • Multiple options available
  • Age requirement varies
  • For group opportunities
    • On top left, in the blue “Find volunteer opportunities,” hit search
    • Click “appropriate for”
    • Click “groups”

 

New City Kids

http://newcitykids.org/jerseycity/volunteer/

  • Various opportunities to work with local kids
  • Teen Life Internship available
  • Orientation necessary (6:30 pm)

 

Liberty Science Center

http://lsc.org/support-us/become-a-volunteer-or-intern/

  • Summer Teen Docent program
  • 2 sessions
    • Session 1 deadline May 12, 2017
    • Session 2 deadline June 16, 2017
  • Commitment: 120 hours within 6 months
  • Recommendation form necessary