Service Opportunities

Service Opportunities

10 Hours are required, 5 of which must be outside of RPS

When considering an ongoing service opportunity, always call in advance.

Volunteer Match
Website service to link volunteers and organizations together
http://www.volunteermatch.org

Elijah's Promise Soup Kitchen
18 Neilsen Street, New Brunswick, NJ
(732) 545-9002 - ask for Elaine, Donald, or Marvin
Hours: Mon-Fri. 9AM-1PM (lunch); 4PM-7PM (dinner)

Franklin Food Bank
60 Millstone Road (off Hamilton & Franklin Avenues)
Franklin, NJ (Somerset - near New Brunswick)
(732) 246-0009 - ask for Denis McGrath
Hours: Mon-Thurs. 10AM-noon; Sat. 10AM-noon

Somerset County Food Bank
9 Easy Street, Bridgewater, NJ
Sites also located in No. Plainfield, Bound Brook, and Somerville
(732) 560-1813 - ask for Marie Scannell


The following service opportunities are more involved, and require an application, setting up a volunteer schedule, and a longer-term commitment.

Robert Wood Johnson Hospital
1 Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick, NJ
(732) 937-8506 - ask for the Director of Volunteers

Saint Peter's Hospital
254 Easton Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
(732) 745-8573 - ask for Grace DeBlasi (or Director of Volunteers)


You may also want to pursue service opportunities in your town:

Libraries
Contact your local public library for information about service there or elsewhere

Religiously-Affiliated
Join service projects sponsored by your local temple, church, synagoue or mosque.