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Career and Technical Education (CTE) at Gloucester

Career and Technical Education (CTE) at Gloucester

AmeriCorps Seniors (Formerly Senior Corps)

AmeriCorps logo featured in thick lettering with a navy blue color

​Mission

AmeriCorps, part of the Corporation for National and Community Service, provides volunteer opportunities for individuals who are at least "55 years young." The organization matches volunteers' interests and talents to a rich array of service options, also addressing the surrounding community's needs. AmeriCorps welcomes individuals from all socioeconomic, educational and professional backgrounds. Volunteers serve on a regular basis in a number of community settings. 


Volunteer Opportunities

Program Benefits

  • Tutoring
  • Teaching
  • Mentoring
  • Counseling
  • Facilitating
  • Visiting
  • And much more!​
  • ​Free membership
  • Serve on a part-time basis
  • Great volunteer locations
  • Flexible hours
  • Social opportunities
  • Insurance counseling
  • Annual recognition event


Program Overview

AmeriCorps membership is free, in which volunteers also receive such perks as informational newsletters and take part in annual recognition luncheons. Helpers serve an average of three or four hours per week via placements at local nonprofit agencies. Volunteers report their hours to the AmeriCorps office each month. In addition, AmeriCorps members are covered by "On Duty" accident and liability insurance.  

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunity Booklet​

This booklet is a comprehensive directory of nonprofit organizations in Gloucester County who request AmeriCorps volunteer assistance. To acquire contact information for the agencies listed in this directory, please call AmeriCorps Seniors at 856-468-1742​.

AmeriCorps Senior Programs

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​Sponsors

  • Corporation for National Community Service
  • Gloucester County Division of Senior Services
  • Rowan College of South Jersey
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​​General Inquiries 
856-468-1742

Location
AmeriCorps
115 Budd Blvd
West Deptford, NJ 08096​