Opportunities from: United Way of Central Jersey

Volunteer: VITA Summer Workshops AUGUST - Interested in Preparing Income Taxes - Sign up for VITA!

VITA Summer Workshops (August) - Let us know your interest -  New Volunteers only! Sign up receive a notification when the schedule is posted.

AUGUST (Part 1) Middlesex County College

Who needs to File a tax return & Why - Implication of using an Incorrect Filing Status - Claiming someone else's dependents on my returns! What if I don't report all my income?  Red Flags on my return!  How much should I really be paying to file my returns?

 

AUGUST (Part 2) Middlesex County College

Understanding what's on your tax return, Ethics for VITA, Basic Tax Law Concepts, Client Intake & Tax Return reviews, Tax Software familarization

Minimum of 5 participants required for each workshop:  Please encourage a  friend/colleague to sign up with you.

 

Requirements for VITA Tax Preparers & Quality Reviewers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Qualify Review Certification Advanced Level Certification & 1 Optional Certification (HSA or International)  Signed copy of IRS Volunteer Agreement on completion of all above certifications (3) Agree to serve at a minimum 3-4 hours weekly

Requirements for Client Intake Specialists

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Quality Review Certifications Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

 

Requirements for Translators & Schedulers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview Certification Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

United Way of Central Jersey teams up with the IRS and community partners each year to provide free tax services through the United Way Income Tax Assistance Program. Volunteers will prepare returns at one or more of our many locations in Middlesex County.

For the 2017 filing season, United Way of Central Jersey saved residents three-quarters of a million dollars in tax preparation costs through free, qualified tax preparation. According to the IRS, United Way and its partners are leading providers of volunteer income tax assistance in New Jersey.

 "This service is aimed at low and moderate income taxpayers," said Gloria Aftanski, President of United Way of Central Jersey. "For the 2017 filing season, close to $2,200,000 was returned to residents of the community in the form of tax credits and refunds."

The IRS has selected United Way to direct a coalition of community partners in order to increase the reach of the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program.

Let us know if you need additional information by contacting Charmaine Rodriguez by email: crodriguez@uwcj.org

Thanks to all of our volunteers Making A Difference this 2017 Tax season!

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: runs until 08/01/2017
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
Zip Code: 08817
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: VITA Summer Workshops - Evening - New Volunteers - July 5th & 7th, 7:00pm- 8:30pm

 

VITA Summer Workshops July   -  New Volunteers only!

July 5, 7:00 - 8:30 (Part 1) Crabiel Hall, room TBA

Workshops to include the following - Who needs to File a tax return & Why - Implication of using an Incorrect Filing Status - Claiming someone else's dependents on my returns. What if I don't report all my income?  Red Flags on my return!  How much should I really pay for my returns?

 

July 7th: 7:00 -8:30pm (Part 2) Crabiel Hall-  room TBA

Understanding what's on your tax return, Ethics for VITA, Basic Tax Law concepts, Client Intake & Tax Return reviews, Tax Software familarization.

 

Minimum of 5 participants required for each workshop:  Please encourage a  friend/colleague sign up with you.

 

Requirements for VITA Tax Preparers & Quality Reviewers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Qualify Review Certification Advanced Level Certification & 1 Optional Certification (HSA or International)  Signed copy of IRS Volunteer Agreement on completion of all above certifications (3) Agree to serve at a minimum 3-4 hours weekly

Requirements for Client Intake Specialists

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Quality Review Certifications Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

 

Requirements for Translators & Schedulers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview Certification Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

United Way of Central Jersey teams up with the IRS and community partners each year to provide free tax services through the United Way Income Tax Assistance Program. Volunteers will prepare returns at one or more of our many locations in Middlesex County.

For the 2017 filing season, United Way of Central Jersey saved residents three-quarters of a million dollars in tax preparation costs through free, qualified tax preparation. According to the IRS, United Way and its partners are leading providers of volunteer income tax assistance in New Jersey.

 "This service is aimed at low and moderate income taxpayers," said Gloria Aftanski, President of United Way of Central Jersey. "For the 2017 filing season, close to $2,200,000 was returned to residents of the community in the form of tax credits and refunds."

The IRS has selected United Way to direct a coalition of community partners in order to increase the reach of the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program.

Let us know if you need additional information by contacting Charmaine Rodriguez by email: crodriguez@uwcj.org

 

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: runs until 07/05/2017
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
Zip Code: 08817
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: VITA Summer Workshops - Evening - New Volunteers - July 10 & 13, 7:00pm- 8:30pm

 

VITA Summer Workshops July   -  New Volunteers only!

July 10, 7:00 - 8:30 (Part 1) Crabiel Hall, room TBA

Workshops to include the following - Who needs to File a tax return & Why - Implication of using an Incorrect Filing Status - Claiming someone else's dependents on my returns. What if I don't report all my income?  Red Flags on my return!  How much should I really pay for my returns?

 

July 13th: 7:00 -8:30pm (Part 2) Crabiel Hall-  room TBA

Understanding what's on your tax return, Ethics for VITA, Basic Tax Law concepts, Client Intake & Tax Return reviews, Tax Software familarization.

 

Minimum of 5 participants required for each workshop:  Please encourage a  friend/colleague sign up with you.

 

Requirements for VITA Tax Preparers & Quality Reviewers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Qualify Review Certification Advanced Level Certification & 1 Optional Certification (HSA or International)  Signed copy of IRS Volunteer Agreement on completion of all above certifications (3) Agree to serve at a minimum 3-4 hours weekly

Requirements for Client Intake Specialists

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Quality Review Certifications Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

 

Requirements for Translators & Schedulers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview Certification Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

United Way of Central Jersey teams up with the IRS and community partners each year to provide free tax services through the United Way Income Tax Assistance Program. Volunteers will prepare returns at one or more of our many locations in Middlesex County.

For the 2017 filing season, United Way of Central Jersey saved residents three-quarters of a million dollars in tax preparation costs through free, qualified tax preparation. According to the IRS, United Way and its partners are leading providers of volunteer income tax assistance in New Jersey.

 "This service is aimed at low and moderate income taxpayers," said Gloria Aftanski, President of United Way of Central Jersey. "For the 2017 filing season, close to $2,200,000 was returned to residents of the community in the form of tax credits and refunds."

The IRS has selected United Way to direct a coalition of community partners in order to increase the reach of the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program.

Let us know if you need additional information by contacting Charmaine Rodriguez by email: crodriguez@uwcj.org

 

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: runs until 07/10/2017
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
Zip Code: 08817
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: VITA Summer Workshops - New Volunteers - July 10 & 13, 1:00 -2:30pm

 

VITA Summer Workshops July   -  New Volunteers only!

July 10, 1:00 - 2:30 (Part 1) Crabiel Hall, Room TBA

Workshops to include the following - Who needs to File a tax return & Why - Implication of using an Incorrect Filing Status - Claiming someone else's dependents on my returns!. What if I don't report all my income?  Red Flags on my return!  How much should I really be paying to file my returns?

 

July 13th: 1:00 -2:30pm (Part 2) Crabiel Hall, Room TBA

Understanding what's on your tax return, Ethics for VITA, Basic Tax Law Concepts, Client Intake & Tax Return reviews, Tax Software familarization

Minimum of 5 participants required for each workshop:  Please encourage a  friend/colleague to sign up with you.

 

Requirements for VITA Tax Preparers & Quality Reviewers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Qualify Review Certification Advanced Level Certification & 1 Optional Certification (HSA or International)  Signed copy of IRS Volunteer Agreement on completion of all above certifications (3) Agree to serve at a minimum 3-4 hours weekly

Requirements for Client Intake Specialists

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Quality Review Certifications Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

 

Requirements for Translators & Schedulers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview Certification Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

United Way of Central Jersey teams up with the IRS and community partners each year to provide free tax services through the United Way Income Tax Assistance Program. Volunteers will prepare returns at one or more of our many locations in Middlesex County.

For the 2017 filing season, United Way of Central Jersey saved residents three-quarters of a million dollars in tax preparation costs through free, qualified tax preparation. According to the IRS, United Way and its partners are leading providers of volunteer income tax assistance in New Jersey.

 "This service is aimed at low and moderate income taxpayers," said Gloria Aftanski, President of United Way of Central Jersey. "For the 2017 filing season, close to $2,200,000 was returned to residents of the community in the form of tax credits and refunds."

The IRS has selected United Way to direct a coalition of community partners in order to increase the reach of the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program.

Let us know if you need additional information by contacting Charmaine Rodriguez by email: crodriguez@uwcj.org

Thanks to all of our volunteers Making A Difference this 2017 Tax season!

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: runs until 07/10/2017
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
Zip Code: 08817
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: VITA Summer Workshops - New Volunteers - July 5 & 7, 1:00 -2:30pm

 

VITA Summer Workshops July   -  New Volunteers only!

July 5, 1:00 - 2:30 (Part 1) Crabiel Hall, Room TBA

Workshops to include the following - Who needs to File a tax return & Why - Implication of using an Incorrect Filing Status - Claiming someone else's dependents on my returns!. What if I don't report all my income?  Red Flags on my return!  How much should I really be paying to file my returns?

 

July 7th: 1:00 -2:30pm (Part 2) Crabiel Hall, Room TBA

 Understanding what's on your tax return, Ethics for VITA, Basic Tax Law Concepts, Client Intake & Tax Return reviews, Tax Software familarization

Minimum of 5 participants required for each workshop:  Please encourage a  friend/colleague to sign up with you.

 

Requirements for VITA Tax Preparers & Quality Reviewers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Qualify Review Certification Advanced Level Certification & 1 Optional Certification (HSA or International)  Signed copy of IRS Volunteer Agreement on completion of all above certifications (3) Agree to serve at a minimum 3-4 hours weekly

Requirements for Client Intake Specialists

Ethics Certification Intake Interview & Quality Review Certifications Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

 

Requirements for Translators & Schedulers

Ethics Certification Intake Interview Certification Minimum of 2-3 hours weekly

United Way of Central Jersey teams up with the IRS and community partners each year to provide free tax services through the United Way Income Tax Assistance Program. Volunteers will prepare returns at one or more of our many locations in Middlesex County.

For the 2017 filing season, United Way of Central Jersey saved residents three-quarters of a million dollars in tax preparation costs through free, qualified tax preparation. According to the IRS, United Way and its partners are leading providers of volunteer income tax assistance in New Jersey.

 "This service is aimed at low and moderate income taxpayers," said Gloria Aftanski, President of United Way of Central Jersey. "For the 2017 filing season, close to $2,200,000 was returned to residents of the community in the form of tax credits and refunds."

The IRS has selected United Way to direct a coalition of community partners in order to increase the reach of the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program.

Let us know if you need additional information by contacting Charmaine Rodriguez by email: crodriguez@uwcj.org

Thanks to all of our volunteers Making A Difference this 2017 Tax season!

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: runs until 07/05/2017
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
Zip Code: 08817
Allow Groups: No

Advocate: Rutgers Students Needed to manage the Rutgers Chapter - the Student United Way!

Seeking: Students to manage the chapter - Board member positions

Calling for Rutgers college students interested in "Making A Difference" on the New Brunswick campus and in the community!

Students needed to head up the United Way Chapter on campus.  Please submit your resume to crodriguez@uwcj.org

Congratulations to the Student United Way of Rutgers for bringing home the Promising Practice, Advocate award 2014-2015! Learn more about what we did to earn this award and how to be a part of future projects.

http://www.unitedway.org/student/awards

https://www.facebook.com/rutgersSUW

Sponsored by United Way of Central Jersey

 

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Advocate
Date: runs until 09/01/2017
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 08850
Allow Groups: Yes

Volunteer: Program Investment Committee Volunteer

The United Way of Central Jersey  is looking for caring members in the community!

 

As a participant in the program investment allocation process, you will make decisions that impact programs serving children and their families in the community.

 

Volunteer tasks include:

Reading proposals

Meeting with non-profit agency officials

Working closely with other committee members

Assisting UWCJ in making funding decisions

Helping the community

  Training for committee members will begin in early December 2017 with committee meetings occurring 3-4 times during January-March 2018.

 

For additional information, please contact Candace Crane tel:732 247 3727 x233/ email:ccrane@uwcj.org.

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >21 years old
Zip Code: 08850
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Become a Member of LINC at United Way

Lead Impact Network Change  

 

LINC at United Way of Central Jersey is looking for young individuals interested in getting behind worthy causes, making a difference in the community, and to hang out afterwards for food & drinks. 

 

United Way of Central Jersey's LINC group is working to harness the power of young people to help kids succeed in school, to help families gain stability, to help our neighbors get through tough times and to help our community become more prosperous. 

United Way needs you if you are between the ages of 22 and 32!

LINC delivers unique volunteer events that elevate community, connections & calendar. You can check us out at any time and participate in programs or events. Find out More at centraljersey.uwlinc.org

Contact Us

email: jlaunay@uwcj.org

phone: (732) 247-3727

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >21 years old
Zip Code: 08850
Allow Groups: Yes

Volunteer: Food Pantry Deliveries - Individuals/Groups needed to transport food

Our local FOOD Pantries need a fleet of young movers to transport donated foods from the Food Banks and Local Retailers to their pantries. (Middlesex County).

Requirements:

A vehicle or access to transport is needed Must be dependable - Scheduled pick-up days Strong - Must be able to lift food boxes/crates into and out of your vehicle Willing to Make A Difference in your Community

Donation pick-ups  locations:

The Community Food Bank in Hillside MCFOODS in East Brunswick Various local retailers Middlesex County

 

For additional information where you may volunteer in your area, please contact Jennifer at MCFOODS:ja@mciauth.com or 609 409 5033

OR Charmaine at United Way of Central Jersey: crodriguez@uwcj.org or  732 247 3727 X 216

 

 

Agency: United Way of Central Jersey - NJ - Milltown
Opportunity Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >21 years old
Zip Code: 08850
Allow Groups: Yes