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Princeton Justice Initiative, in partnership with AmeriCorps Seniors, invites first-time and new volunteers of all ages and skills to join us to assist those in need in Mercer and Somerset counties of New Jersey.

 
 
 

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Your time and talents will make a huge difference to families in need of  Civil Legal Advice, Vaccines, Help Finding and Filling Out Forms, and Connecting to Existing Community Services – all of which Princeton Justice provides at no cost.

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Interested in Volunteering for Next ShareFair?

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Next ShareFair Details

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Saturday, May 18, 2024

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

East Trenton Collaborative, Trenton, NJ

 

 

Specific Volunteer Opportunities

1. Office Volunteer at Princeton Office – 3 Hours Each Day

Help is needed in our Princeton office (1000 Herrontown Rd., Clock Bldg. 2nd Floor, Princeton NJ 08540). You may also express interest in volunteering remotely.

You would be working with the Founder of Princeton Justice Initiative, Ms. Lee Parasole, with any of the following:

  • Organizing Local Food Drives
  • Designing & Distributing Event Flyers
  • Designing Social Media Posts & Ads
  • Data Entry
  • Recruiting Volunteers
  • Researching Grant Opportunities
  • Assembling Event Packets
  • Welcoming Clients & Volunteers

In-Person Volunteers can select between 1 and 5 shifts per week. Shift hours are 10am-1pm.  Virtual Volunteers can manage their own weekly schedule.

You may also view (at the bottom of the page) those who have already registered to volunteer on particular dates.

When: In Person Monday-Friday 10am-1pm OR Remote on Your Own Schedule

Where: Princeton Justice Initiative, 1000 Herrontown Rd., Clock Bldg, Second Floor, Princeton, NJ 08540

Open Volunteer Spots: 2 Slots Each Day

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2. ShareFair Volunteer

Help is needed during our ShareFair events to be held on March 23rd, April 27th, and May 18th at the East Trenton Collaborative. Click the “Learn More About ShareFair Volunteering” button and select the date(s) that work for you.

Specific Opportunities: Set-Up & Breakdown; Fresh and Canned Food; Distribution/Administering Vaccines; Legal Services; Spanish Translator

Volunteers can expect to volunteer from 12pm-3pm.  

In-Person Opportunity

When: 20 Slots Available for each ShareFair 12pm-3pm 

Where: East Trenton Collaborative, 601 N. Clinton Ave., Trenton, NJ 08638

Open Volunteer Spots: 20 for each ShareFair date

LEARN MORE ABOUT SHAREFAIR VOLUNTEERING


3. Volunteer/Pro Bono Attorney

We have clients requiring legal services during our ShareFair events and on days between our ShareFair events. We are seeking Pro Bono Attorneys who are available to provide in-person or virtual counsel. Princeton Justice Initiative is a 501(c)(3) that advises and protects at-risk and disadvantaged families caught in the civil legal system and has received Pro Bono Certification from the State of New Jersey.

For additional information, please use the ‘Learn More About Serving as a Pro Bono Attorney’ button below.

In-Person and/or Virtual Opportunity

When: Flexible Opportunities

Where: If In-Person at East Trenton Collaborative, 601 N. Clinton Ave., Trenton, NJ 08638 or Princeton Justice Initiative Office, 1000 Herrontown Rd., Clock Bldg. Second Floor, Princeton NJ 08540

Open Volunteer Spots: 30

LEARN MORE ABOUT SERVING AS A PRO BONO ATTORNEY