Connecting Youth in Service


Volunteering Benefits

  • Broaden your skills (try something new)
  • Grow your network (meet professionals and other volunteers)
  • Improve your health (get out and get moving)
  • Enhance your resume (employment and college applications)
  • Earn Scholarships

VCSJ offers a mobile friendly App to track all of your volunteer experiences and your volunteer resume is just a click away.

Youth Workforce Development

The Youth Workforce Development (YWD) is a cross-sector collaborative bridge program that provides a powerful opportunity for youth ages 16-24 to build economic mobility. The program aims to connect underrepresented youth to positive professional relationships, developing critical 21st-century job and life skills.


ATTENTION: Graduating high school seniors with a record of volunteerism in you community, VCSJ has four (4) $500 scholarships available.

Next application round available

January 2024!

RCSJ Intended

Are you planning to attend Rowan College of South Jersey (RCSJ)?



New Jersey High School Senior attending any college/university.


Service Learning

The Jersey Cares Club aims to increase the level of meaningful volunteer engagement within New Jersey's youth by creating and managing efficient, impactful projects that address critical community-identified needs.

Create a Jersey Cares Club at your high school, elementary school, etc. today!