Teen Volunteer Opportunities Directory

This directory is published by the Volunteer Center of Burlington County as a service to our community. For more information regarding local volunteer opportunities, call the Volunteer Center at 609-894-9311 x 1492, 856-222-9311 x 1492) or send an e-mail.

Click on the categories or tags to navigate opportunities by interest level. Use the age categories to locate opportunities designed for that age group.

The Volunteer Center of Burlington County is determined to be a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization. It is affiliated with RSVP Burlington County, DOVIA (Directors of Volunteers in Associations) of Burlington, Camden and Gloucester Counties, NJ Governor’s Office of Volunteerism, Points of Light Foundation-Hands On Network, Volunteer Center National Network and 1-800-Volunteer.org.


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  • Food Bank of South Jersey

    The Food Bank of South Jersey’s mission is to provide an immediate solution to the urgent problem of hunger, by providing food  to needy, teaching them to eat nutritiously, and helping them find sustainable ways to improve their lives.  Volunteer Hours are M – F 9:00 – 11:30am and 12:30 – 3pm shifts.  No walk-ins, all volunteering must be scheduled.  Jobs include: sorting, packing boxes of can goods, sorting non-foods, packing Kidz Packs and Senior bags, etc.  There are also offsite Hope Mobile and special events volunteering available.  Must be over 13 years old.  13 – 16 yr. olds must be accompanied with a parent.  New Volunteer Orientation is required and is held once per month on the 2nd Wednesday – RSVP required.  Please contact Mike Kneble at mkneble@foodbanksj.org to schedule Orientation and then volunteering.

    http://www.foodbanksj.org/

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  • Holy Redeemer Hospice

    Holy Redeemer Hospice is in need of caring volunteers.  We offer a faith-based program with a holistic approach to healing and caring for the total person beyond their healthcare needs.  Volunteer opportunities include clerical work to support hospice staff, or patient visits and companionship to support hospice patients and their families.  Patient visits can be in the home, or in a nursing home or assisted living community.  No personal care required.  Training is provided.  Please call Rebecca Boby at 856-939-9000 x 31520 or email rbotbyl@holyredeemer.com for more info. Website: www.holyredeemer.com/

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  • Roebling Museum

    Roebling Museum – Volunteer opportunities: Front Desk Assistants: Front desk assistants are the public face of the museum, the first face visitors see when they enter our doors. Front Desk assistants are responsible for greeting all visitors, orienting visitors with the museum and its facilities, operating the museum’s POS (point of sale) system for all admission and gift shop sales, addressing guests’ questions and concerns, and providing basic security at the front desk.  Gallery Docent: Gallery docents are responsible for orienting visitors with the museum and its facilities, engaging visitors with the museum’s exhibitions, facilitating the museum’s orientation program, addressing guests’ questions and concerns, and providing basic security on the museum floor.  The museum is open to the public :March through December: Wednesday through Sunday 11 am-4 pm. For more information please contact: Caren Cronin, Volunteer, Program and Visitor Experience Manager,(609) 499-7200   caren.cronin@roeblingmuseum.org

     

     

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  • Kaleidoscope Therapeutic Riding Program

    Kaleidoscope Therapeutic Riding Program,  Flora Lea Farm,  21 Branin Road, Medford, NJ 08055 - Help a child with special needs get more out of life! Flexible schedule! Great Exercise! Must be at least 12 years of age. Become a Volunteer! To help a child with special needs get more out of life and achieve more is an incredibly rewarding service. Our schedule is flexible and you don't have to commit to the same time every week. Previous horse handling experience is helpful but not necessary. If you love children and you love horses this is the ultimate volunteering experience for you! KaleidoscopeTR.com - Contact Kelly 609-923-7847 - Kaleidoscopetr@yahoo.com

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  • PAWS Nature Center of Mount Laurel

    PAWS Nature Center of Mount Laurel is a nature education center focusing on wildlife and barnyard animals and birds, the senses and the environment of an 18th century farmstead.  Volunteers (16+) are needed for tour guides, greeters, fund raising, telephone and office work.  Call 856-778-8795.  paws@mtlaurel.comwww.pawsfarm.com  

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  • Golden Eagle Community Band

    Golden Eagle Community Band seeks volunteer amateur adult musicians to perform familiar music for
    people of all ages at parades and concerts throughout South Jersey. Volunteers must already play an instrument and should be able to read music. High school students (14+) are admitted by audition. Rehearsals are Tuesday evenings during the school year at the Lumberton Middle School.

    Call 609-267-PLAY - www.GoldenEagleCommunityBand.org - email: goldeneaglecommunityband@gmail.com

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  • Riverfront Historical Society

    Riverfront Historical Society is dedicated to the proud history of Beverly, Delanco, and Edgewater Park. It maintains a historic collection in the 1806 Cooper Town Meeting House in Edgewater Park. The Society seeks volunteers (16+) with an interest in local history, to assist with preservation, public education, holiday house tours, and historic festivals.  Contact Carol Donahue at 609-871-3892 to apply

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