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AARP Volunteer Opportunities in Paterson

  • Driver Safety Instructor, NJ

    NJ | Ongoing

    The Instructor, an unpaid volunteer, conducts AARP Driver Safety 6- hour Program courses in a classroom setting. TRAINING AND MEETING ATTENDANCE EXPECTATIONS: - Enroll... Read More »

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Volunteer Opportunities From Create The Good

  • Be a CASA Volunteer Advocate

    NJ | Ongoing

    You can change a child's story! Be a volunteer advocate for a child in foster care in your community. Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of New Jersey provides a voice for abused and neglected... Read More »

  • Help Older People and Housebound - Companionship

    NJ | Ongoing

    Companion Volunteer is Needed! Use your free time to make a difference. Help in any way - companion, activities, music, art for an older person who needs help and the... Read More »

  • Outreach-Events-Fundraising Committee

    NJ | Ongoing

    Spring Reins of Life (Horses, Humans & Healing) is actively seeking Volunteers to serve on a Outreach-Events-Fundraising Committee. The general role of these positions is to create increased awareness... Read More »

  • Veterans Advocacy Committee

    NJ | Ongoing

    Spring Reins of Life (Horses, Humans & Healing) is actively seeking Volunteers to serve on a Veterans Advocacy Committee. The general role of these positions is to advocate for Operation... Read More »

These volunteer listings are provided by AARP's Create the Good. Visit Create The Good to search more volunteer opportunities or post your own opportunity.

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