The lockdowns necessitated by the Covid-19 pandemic caused a variety of hardships, which include financial devastation for large and small businesses, families, and individuals. To overcome the feeling of helplessness, many people began donating their time and resources to instill a little hope and joy in their communities. There are numerous ways in which New Jersey residents might consider volunteering their time or resources.
The non-profit organization was started by and continues to be operated by women concerned about the community’s welfare. The Connection welcomes individuals of all ages, genders, economic backgrounds, and races to help others obtain skills, build self-esteem, and gain a sense of respect for one another. Individuals are invited to donate their time to one of the many projects funded by the group or simply offer monetary assistance.
Morris Habitat for Humanity
The well-known organization consists of countless volunteers who give of themselves to build, restore, or renovate structures to benefit others. Anyone desiring to become part of a construction crew is welcome to apply. The group also welcomes financial support or donations of materials.
Flemington Food Pantry
The pandemic caused thousands of Hunterton County individuals to fall to or below the poverty level. In addition to having difficulty meeting financial obligations, many have to exist on very little food. The Food Pantry strives to make a difference in the lives of local people in need. Individuals are welcome to volunteer assistance, give groceries, or monetary donations. The group also engages in other worthwhile projects and offers ideas in which people may help.
The Healthcare organization founded a COVID-19 Support Fund to acquire assistance in purchasing much-needed medical supplies to care for community members. Interested parties may donate money, footwear, food, or other items needed to the facility. Individuals may also make arrangements to donate blood.
The charitable organization works with impoverished families to obtain food, shelter, and housing during their time of need. The facility provides food bags, offers daycare, and shelters hundreds needing assistance in the New Jersey area. Individuals are welcome to work with the organization, donate clothing, food, household items, or money toward the cause.