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

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:

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

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