Camden City School District

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1033 Cambridge St Camden, NJ 08105

Contact Information

Volunteer Coordinator: N/A
Phone: N/A
Email: scintron@camden.k12.nj.us

Volunteer

Assistance with phone calls, paperwork to process cases, school visits with supplies, needs assessment, etc.

Donate

Book bags with supplies, toiletries, uniform vouchers, gift cards where school shoes are sold.

What services do you provide to the homeless or to those at risk of homelessness?

Removal of barriers to attend Pr/K-12 grades in our school district and/or NJ displaced from our school district. Uniform Vouchers, transportation, toiletries, coats, etc., referrals to various agencies.

What population do you serve?

Homeless, DCP&P cases, JJC exit, Unaccompanied Youth, CMO placed students, Court Ordered out of District placements.

Please describe any opportunities you have for volunteers to assist your mission.

Assistance with phone calls, paperwork to process cases, school visits with supplies, needs assessment, etc.

Is this opportunity for individuals or groups?

individuals.

Is there an age restriction for volunteers?

While in schools, background checks; anyone working in district needs to be board approved.

Is this a one time or recurring opportunity?

recurring.

Are there any special experience or skills needed?

The want to help those less fortunate and attention to details for discussion with parents. Ties to communities resources would be very beneficial.

Will training be provided?

yes.

How far in advance should someone reach out to sign up?

1 Qtr before for the vetting process.

Please add any additional information that is important to know.

N/A

What type of in-kind donations would help you fulfill your mission?

Book bags with supplies, toiletries, uniform vouchers, gift cards where school shoes are sold.

How can someone arrange a drive for you to collect these items?

N/A

What is the best time of year you need these items?

Summer.

Are there any other needs you have that you would like to share with potential volunteers or donors?

The needs are on a continuous basis because the population is so transient.