Mission: The Volunteer Center’s mission is to change lives, empower families, and improve our community through volunteerism and the support of local non-profit organizations.
The Volunteer Center promotes volunteerism in the region and connects both individuals and businesses with opportunities to serve. The Center also achieves its mission by creating best practice tools and by offering educational, consulting, and other support services to help our non-profit partners grow and serve the community.
Target demographics: Connect Volunteers and Empower Nonprofits
Direct beneficiaries per year: 100+ Nonprofits and over 2,500 Volunteers
Geographic areas served: 7 Counties that make South Jersey (Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem)
Programs: Family Volunteering Campaign, Spruce Up South Jersey, SJWorks, Volunteer Resource Network
The Volunteer Center of South Jersey has allowed me to lend a helping hand in their office, allowing me to get real world experience while in college. They work hard to help other non-profits with their volunteer needs and provide opportunities for the community.