Published

05/24/2018

Start Date

10/19/2018

End Date

05/31/2019

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

PS 22
Jersey City
NJ
07302
United States

Description

Bridge the gap between seniors and children through the love of books. RSVP and AngelaCARES are seeking volunteers age 55+ to read once a week to 1 st graders in PS22. With just one hour a week, you can nurture a lifelong love of reading in a child.


Volunteers must be age 55 or over.


Contact Julie Cramer at 973-637-1761 or jcramer@jfsmetrowest.org or Claire Carter-Smith at claire@angelacares.org or 201-685-7273 to sign up today!


This program is a collaboration of the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program and AngelaCARES.

AngelaCARES, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization headquartered in Jersey City, NJ. Their mission is to serve as an advocate and support system for senior citizens, their caregivers, and a mentor to the youth by educating and empowering them to volunteer. They are committed to strengthening communities by enhancing the quality of life through the generations.


RSVP is a comprehensive community service organization sponsored by Jewish Family Service of MetroWest designed to mobilize members of the community who are 55+ to give back to their own neighborhoods in Essex and Hudson counties through volunteer services.

Benefits

  • Training Provided

How To Apply

jcramer@jfsmetrowest.org

To contact RSVP call Julie Cramer at 973-637-1761 or jcramer@jfsmetrowest.org.


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