2019 Alpha Reports

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 Workflow Step Final Status Host Organization Project Coordinator Name Phone (Day) Email Project Type Description Site Address County Date Start Time End Time # Total Volunteers # Additional Volunteers
West Philadelphia Alliance for ChildrenYoon Kim00000000000yoon@globalcitizen365.orgIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

The West Philadelphia Alliance for Children is now seeking volunteers to help with shelving, cateloging and organizing books to prepare for the opening of our newst school library...Harrington Elementary school! Volunteering in a WePAC library means being part of a team of caring people, passionate about sharing the love of reading with the children of Philadelphia.

5300 Baltimore Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19143
Philadelphia01/21/201909:00 AM02:00 PM50
South Orange/Maplewood Community CoalitionAmanda Rose(973) 761-6116info@twotowns.orgAdvocacy Event

South Orange Maplewood Community Coalition on Race presents the 18th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Monday, January 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm, at Columbia High School, 17 Parker Ave, Maplewood. The event is free and open to all. Hundreds of SOMA residents and friends from neighboring communities gather to honor Dr. King through music, a sharing of interfaith readings, and an affirmation of Dr. King’s call to action and service.

516 Prospect St.
Maplewood, New Jersey 07040
Other01/21/201902:00 PM03:15 PM150
South Orange/Maplewood Community CoalitionAmanda Rose(973) 761-6116info@twotowns.orgDonation Opportunity

South Orange Maplewood Community Coalition on Race presents the 18th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Monday, January 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm, at Columbia High School, 17 Parker Ave, Maplewood. The event is free and open to all. Hundreds of SOMA residents and friends from neighboring communities gathering donations.

516 Prospect St.
Maplewood, New Jersey 07040
Philadelphia01/21/201903:30 PM05:00 PM250100
South Orange/Maplewood Community CoalitionAmanda Rose(973) 761-6116info@twotowns.orgCommunity Celebration or Concert

Hosted by the South Orange/Maplewood Community Coalition on Race for the sixth year, on the evening of January 21st beginning at 5 pm, we ask families to light up the outside of their homes with Luminaries–white bags with votive candles inside that can be decorated with Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision. The goal is for 2000 homes in SOMA to be lit up as a sign of hope, sanctuary, peace, and solidarity with Dr. King’s vision of the Beloved Community.

516 Prospect St.
Maplewood, New Jersey 07040
Other01/21/201905:30 PM06:30 PM150
Montclair State UniversityRuth Delgado(973) 655-5318volunteer@montclair.eduOther

Montclair State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members are invited to serve in the Montclair community and surrounding areas. Volunteers arrive at the Student Center Cafeteria and are dismissed to their service sites which are 13 off-campus sites and 3 on-campus sites. The off-campus service sites are Canterbury Village, Ceberal Palsy of North Jersey, CUMAC, Covenant House of Newark, Habitat for Humanity Paterson, Job Haines, KinderSmile Foundation, and more!

1 Normal Ave.
Student Center 104J
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
Other01/21/201908:00 AM01:30 PM250
Montclair State UniversityRuth Delgado(973) 655-5318volunteer@montclair.eduOther

Montclair State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members are invited to serve in the Montclair community and surrounding areas, working with habitat for humanity in Paterson, NJ. in order to assist in a volunteer building project.

1 Normal Ave
Student Center 104J
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
Other01/21/201908:00 AM01:30 PM25
Montclair State UniversityRuth Delgado(973) 655-5318volunteer@montclair.eduOther

Montclair State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members are invited to serve in the Montclair community and surrounding areas. Specifically, volunteers Covenant House of Newark to help assist in outreach activities.

1 Normal Ave.
Student Center 104J
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
Other01/21/201908:00 AM01:30 PM20
Montclair State UniversityRuth Delgado(973) 655-5318volunteer@montclair.eduAdvocacy Event

Montclair State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members are invited to serve in the Montclair community and surrounding areas. Volunteers arrive at the Student Center Cafeteria and are dismissed to their service sites which are 13 off-campus sites and 3 on-campus sites. Specifically, students will be partnering with CUMAC in Newark, NJ in order to help service displaced individuals.

1 Normal Ave.
Student Center 104J
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
Other01/21/201908:00 AM01:30 PM25
Montclair State UniversityRuth Delgado(973) 655-5318volunteer@montclair.eduAdvocacy Event

Montclair State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members are invited to serve in the Montclair community and surrounding areas. Volunteers arrive at the Student Center Cafeteria and are dismissed to their service sites which are 13 off-campus sites and 3 on-campus sites. Specifically, students will being be partnering with KinderSmile Foundation in order to assist in outreach of health service

1 Normal Ave.
Student Center 104J
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
Other01/21/201908:00 AM01:30 PM20
Montclair State UniversityRuth Delgado(973) 655-5318volunteer@montclair.eduOther

Montclair State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members are invited to serve in the Montclair community and surrounding areas. Volunteers arrive at the Student Center Cafeteria and are dismissed to their service sites which are 13 off-campus sites and 3 on-campus sites. Specifically, students will be assisting a local nursing home, Canterbury Village in therapeutic recreation activities.

1 Normal Ave.
Student Center 104J
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
Other01/21/201908:00 AM01:30 PM20
UC GreenKiasha Huling(973) 464-1708kiasha.huling@ucgreen.orgOutdoor Cleanup

The first half of this service project will introduce volunteers to some key historical sites in West Philadelphia, providing an education on their significance. Volunteers will also learn about the trees located at these sites by name, historical significance and characteristics. We will walk to clean up a nearby historical site and learn about the historical markers throughout West Philadelphia.

4601 Spruce St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19139
Philadelphia01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM2510
UC GreenKiasha Huling(973) 464-1708kiasha.huling@ucgreen.orgEducational Activity

The first half of this service project will introduce volunteers to some key historical sites in West Philadelphia, providing an education on their significance. Volunteers will also learn about the trees located at these sites by name, historical significance and characteristics. We will walk to clean up a nearby historical site and learn about the historical markers throughout West Philadelphia.

4601 Spruce St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19139
Philadelphia01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM15
OneMontvilleRene Rovtar(973) 331-7100Rene.Rovtar@montville.netEducational Activity

The day with start with a unity walk. Participants will then visit four local houses of worship and participant in a community service project at each location.

86 River Road
Montville, New Jersey 07045
Other01/21/201910:30 AM02:30 PM150
Raritan Valley Community CollegeRicheleen Dashield(908) 527-1200rdashiel@raritanval.eduCommunity Celebration or Concert

The college will honor community organizations that provide service learning and civic engagement activities for the Raritan Valley Community College student. Numerous community organizations serving disadvantaged populations (at-risk children, homeless, disabled, elderly, homebound) will be honored for their commitment to service. Students and Faculty will reflect on the service that they provide through service learning and club activities that focus on civic engagement. Service Learning is

118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, New Jersey 08876
Other01/25/201908:00 AM10:30 AM100
Raritan Valley Community CollegeRicheleen Dashield(908) 526-1200rdashiel@raritanval.eduEducational Activity

The Student Government Association invites individuals of the Raritan Valley community to share their favorite short work based on the theme “MLK: Live the Legacy”. The Read-In will focused upon multicultural works. The Read-In is a very unique event as it connects cultural and literary diversity between writers. In addition, emerging student writers are granted the opportunity to share their work amongst one another. Students, faculty and staff will participate in the Read-In.

118 Lamington Road
Branchurg, New Jersey 08876
Other01/24/201901:00 PM03:00 PM150
Raritan Valley Community CollegeRicheleen Dashield(908) 526-1200rdashiel@raritanval.eduEducational Activity

Sixty students will participate in an intensive research exploration of African American culture and history by visiting the MLK Monument and National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. Faculty will serve as their guides to assist students in completing several learning outcomes, which include developing Knowledge about different racial/ethnic groups, openness to diversity and challenges, socio-historical thinking, and social action engagement.

118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, New Jersey 08876
Other01/18/201907:00 AM10:00 PM60
Raritan Valley Community College - Student Government AssociationRicheleen Dashield(908) 526-1200rdashiel@raritanval.eduTraining/Workshop

Students will engage in increasing knowledge and skills to be active social justice advocates in their local communities. Various workshops will provide participates with Cognitive: Critical thinking, Openness to diversity and challenge, Knowledge about different racial/ethnic groups; Socio-Cognitive: Cultural awareness, Intellectual and social self-confidence, Leadership;
Citizenship: Interest in equity and social justice; Values/Attitudes: Civic values, Commonality of values with others.

118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, New Jersey 08876
Other01/15/201909:00 AM02:00 PM100
Raritan Valley Community CollegeRicheleen Dashield(908) 526-1200rdashiel@raritanval.eduEducational Activity

RVCC Children Campus Center will host a day of multicultural activities with 30 pre-school children. Activities will include 20 volunteers leading reading, multicultural artwork, puppet creation to celebrate the life and legacy of MLK.

118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, New Jersey 08876
Other01/22/201912:00 PM02:00 PM30
Cathedral KitchenAlex Wills(856) 964-6771alex@cathedralkitchen.orgFood Packaging or Meal Service

We will prepare the meal and dining room to welcome our guests. We will serve dinner to our guests. Then we will clean the dining room and kitchen after the meal. We will have volunteers help with the meal service. Project Hope will send a NP to do screenings for our guests (blood pressure, HIV, glucose, etc.)

1514 Federal St.
Camden, New Jersey 08105
Camden01/21/201903:30 PM05:15 PM60
Triton Regional HSJennifer Armstrong(856) 939-4500jarmstrong@bhprsd.orgDonation Opportunity

Students will be doing multiple projects including packing necessities for veterans, cleaning up the community and working with the VFWs

250 Schubert Ave
Runnemede, New Jersey 08078
Camden01/21/201911:00 AM03:00 PM30
City Year PhiladelphiaJheri Grossman(856) 912-8513jgrossman@cityyear.orgIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

This year, City Year Philly will be at Kensington High School on a mission to help create a more bright and welcoming space for more than 600 students. Accompany City Year AmeriCorps members and staff, community leaders, neighbors, and friends on a full day of community service painting 100 murals to help beautify the school’s interior. This event is for all ages. Snack, water, and a light lunch will be provided to all. Please wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes and clothing to paint in.

2051 E Cumberland St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19125
Philadelphia01/21/201909:00 AM02:00 PM1000100
Delaware Riverkeeper NetworkFred Stine(856) 816-8021fred@delawareriverkeeper.orgOutdoor Cleanup

This is an invasive plants removal and litter clean up. Most of the ivy we'll be addressing is English ivy, but there is some poison ivy too. We will have protective gloves and Tecnu scrub for clean up. But volunteers can opt to pick up trash too and stay away from the plants. No problem. See more details above.

Cooper River Park at intersection of Cuthbert Blvd and South Park Blvd (southeast side of Cuthbert)
Haddon Township, New Jersey 08108
Camden01/21/201908:30 AM12:30 PM6525
Delaware Riverkeeper NetworkFred Stine(856) 816-8021fred@delawareriverkeeper.orgOutdoor Cleanup

This is an invasive plants removal and litter clean up. Most of the ivy we'll be addressing is English ivy, but there is some poison ivy too. We will have protective gloves and Tecnu scrub for clean up. But volunteers can opt to pick up trash too and stay away from the plants. No problem. See more details above.

Cooper River Park at intersection of Cuthbert Blvd and South Park Blvd (southeast side of Cuthbert)
Haddon Township, New Jersey 08108
Camden01/21/201908:30 AM12:30 PM3025
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comCommunity Celebration or Concert

Our day will include mural and t-shirt painting, an essay and art contest, a mobile black history museum, a book fair, book giveaway and author signings, two historical interpretation presentations of Bessie Coleman & Harriet Tubman by Dr. Daisy Century, wkshps on conflict resolution, grief recovery, community concerns as well as a quilting project and more.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201908:00 AM10:00 AM43535
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comCommunity Celebration or Concert

Our day will include mural and t-shirt painting, an essay and art contest, a mobile black history museum, a book fair, book giveaway and author signings, two historical interpretation presentations of Bessie Coleman & Harriet Tubman by Dr. Daisy Century, wkshps on conflict resolution, grief recovery, community concerns as well as a quilting project and more.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM600200
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Our day will include mural painting.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comOther

Our day will include t-shirt painting.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comEducational Activity

Our day will include an essay and art contest.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comEducational Activity

Our day will include an mobile black history museum.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comEducational Activity

Our day will include a book fair.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comEducational Activity

Our day will include a book giveaway and author signings.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comEducational Activity

Our day will include two historical interpretation presentations of Bessie Coleman & Harriet Tubman by Dr. Daisy Century.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comTraining/Workshop

Our day will include workshops on conflict resolution, grief recovery, & community concerns.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Martin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626mlkc3v@gmail.comDonation Opportunity

Our day will include a quilting project.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
Chester01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Volunteer Center of Burlington CountyMichael Pippin(856) 761-4950volcenter@hotmail.comFood Packaging or Meal Service

Food collection

5 Pioneer Blvd
Burlington, New Jersey 08060
Burlington01/21/201910:00 AM03:00 PM22020
Volunteer Center of Burlington CountyMichael Pippin(856) 761-4950volcenter@hotmail.comDonation Opportunity

Volunteers can make toys that will be donated to Pets House at local Animal Shelters

5 Pioneer Blvd
Burlington, New Jersey 08060
Burlington01/21/201910:00 AM03:00 PM22020
Volunteer Center of Burlington CountyMichael Pippin(856) 761-4950volcenter@hotmail.comDonation Opportunity

Children and other volunteers can make cards for residents in Assisted Residents Programs

5 Pioneer Blvd
Burlington, New Jersey 08060
Burlington01/21/201910:00 AM03:00 PM22020
Volunteer Center of Burlington CountyMichael Pippin(856) 761-4950volcenter@hotmail.comCommunity Celebration or Concert

Music, readings, and speeches celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

5 Pioneer Blvd
Burlington, New Jersey 08060
Burlington01/21/201910:00 AM03:00 PM30050
Volunteer Center of Burlington CountyMichael Pippin(856) 761-4950volcenter@hotmail.comDonation Opportunity

Animal Supplies Collection for Burlington County Animal Shelter:
Caring for our animals requires a lot of time, love, money, and supplies. Below is our “Wish List.” Donating the following items help us with the day-to-day care of our animals and support our operational needs. Thank You!

5 Pioneer Blvd
Burlington, New Jersey 08060
Burlington01/21/201910:00 AM03:00 PM25050
Volunteer Center of Burlington CountyMichael Pippin(856) 761-4950volcenter@hotmail.comInformation Distribution

Volunteer Opportunities Fair allowing participants to find ways to get actively involved in serving their community.

5 Pioneer Blvd
Burlington, New Jersey 08060
Burlington01/21/201910:00 AM03:00 PM22020
Highland Regional High SchoolColby Winfield(856) 520-0936cwinfield@bhprsd.orgFood Packaging or Meal Service

Highland students ages 14-18 will gather food resources to make approximately 250-300 perishable meals to be distributed to the greater Camden County area food-bank.

450 Erial Rd
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
Camden01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
Camden Neighborhood Rennassiancefalynn milligan(856) 383-4401lmil2345@aol.comFood Packaging or Meal Service

Volunteers will prepare sandwhiches and soup for seniros and hoemelss in Camden.

YORKSHIP SQUARE
camden, New Jersey 08103
Camden01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM100
Mother Bethel AME Church YPDJoetta Cryer(856) 296-9881joettacryer@comcast.netCommunity Discussion

We would like to invite our surrounding community (Society Hill) to watch the documentary about the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker Strike entitled, "At The River I Stand." From there we would like to have a representative from AFSME talk to the group about the role of unions. We would also like to ask attendees to bring donations of school supplies for Nebinger Elementary School which is in our community. Here is a link to the film's IMBd is here https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0230010/

419 South 6th Street
Phildelphia, Pennsylvania 19147
Philadelphia01/19/201910:00 AM01:00 PM75
Mother Bethel AME Church YPDJoetta Cryer(856) 296-9881joettacryer@comcast.netDonation Opportunity

We would like to invite our surrounding community (Society Hill) to watch the documentary about the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker Strike entitled, "At The River I Stand." From there we would like to have a representative from AFSME talk to the group about the role of unions. We would also like to ask attendees to bring donations of school supplies for Nebinger Elementary School which is in our community. Here is a link to the film's IMBd is here https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0230010/

419 South 6th Street
Phildelphia, Pennsylvania 19147
Philadelphia01/19/201910:00 AM01:00 PM175100
Beck Middle School Basketball at Lions GateJosh Weinstein(856) 266-2100jbweinstein@chclc.orgOther

The students will assist the residents at Lions Gate in several different ways including bingo and arts and crafts. The children might also help the residents get to and from the activity rooms, which may include helping them in their wheelchairs. If time permits, we will also have a question and answer period with the residents to find out what the world was like when the residents grew up. At the end of our time there, the students will read Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream" speech.

1110 Laurel Oak Rd.
Voorhees, New Jersey 08043
Camden01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM40
Gloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513omercado@verizon.netCommunity Celebration or Concert

Please join Mayor David Mayer, Township Council, Gloucester Township Public Schools, and Friends and Neighbors on January 21st by volunteering your time to fulfill Dr. King’s dream of helping others. As Dr. King once said, "Life's most persistent and urgent question is: “What are you doing for others?” Be a part of fun and worthwhile service projects that have a lasting impact on our entire community.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
Camden01/21/201908:30 AM12:00 PM800100
Gloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513omercado@verizon.netDonation Opportunity

Create fleece tie blankets for the Camden County Women’s Shelter children.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
Camden01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
Gloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513omercado@verizon.netAdvocacy Event

Help the men and women of the Fire Department with firehouse duties.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
Camden01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
Gloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513omercado@verizon.netAdvocacy Event

Assist in the care of sheltered animals

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
Camden01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM26
Gloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513omercado@verizon.netAdvocacy Event

Stuffing kongs with a peanut butter mixture for dogs at the shelter. (Activity takes place at C.W. Lewis Middle School).

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
Camden01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
 Workflow Step Final Status Host Organization Project Coordinator Name Phone (Day) Email Project Type Description Site Address County Date Start Time End Time # Total Volunteers # Additional Volunteers