Berkeley Cares Testimonials

“Your volunteers exhibited a strong passion to perform community service, and took the time out of their schedules to renovate and restore our Morris Canal Park. The work completed was well planned and executed with passionate detailed by all involved … I assure you, it has certainly made a big difference not only in our city, but some park patron’s life.” – City of Clifton Recreation Department, Clifton, NJ

“The Berkeley volunteers were so wonderful to work with … Last year, packing took our JDRF staff four hours to complete. But with their help, we were finished within 45 minutes.” – JDRF, New Jersey Metro and Rockland County Chapter, Woodbridge, NJ

“A BIG thank you to all who came out last week to clean up and paint Frank Zaccaria Park. Great job! Looking forward to having you back next year.” – Borough of Woodland Park Recreation Department, Woodland Park, NJ

“What a treat it was to walk into the clubhouse this morning and be greeted by the beautiful plantings and flower pots you filled.  My thanks to you all for your kindness, generosity and thoughtfulness.” – Gilda’s Club Westchester, White Plains, NY

“We were more than delighted to be a beneficiary of Berkeley’s 2018 Community Service Week! The volunteers who came to our site were great and helped us get a lot of books ready to send out to kids who need them in the coming weeks. We sincerely hope that we can continue to be a part of this event in the coming years.” – Bridge of Books Foundation, Holmdel, NJ

“Thank you for including our organization in your service week. We are so grateful for the time donated by your employees to serve the people who come to our programs. Thank you for having confidence in our organization. We look forward to working with you again.” – Salvation Army Montclair Citadel, Montclair, NJ

“Thank you for including us in the Berkeley Cares program again this year. The groups that visited our service sites in Piscataway and in Iselin were terrific! Everyone enjoyed meeting you and your team.” – New Jersey Institute for Disabilities, Edison, NJ

“Because of your generosity, CUMAC’s clients are receiving food, clothing, housing, job training and support when they need it most. We are so grateful for all you do to help us feed people and change lives. Truly it is making a difference in many lives.” –  CUMAC, Paterson, NJ

“Thank you for participating in the Berkeley College service project at our Day Center, which included weeding, and mulching the garden and grounds. Your hard work is much appreciated!” – Family Promise of Morris County, Morristown, NJ

“It was a pleasure working with the Berkeley volunteers. We look forward to partnering again next year.” – People to People, Inc., Nanuet, NY

“Thank you for spending your community outreach day with Garden Academy. We are so grateful you helped us get our garden up and running – the kids have enjoyed several fruit and veggie treats since you came!” Garden Academy, West Orange, NJ

“It was a pleasure to have the group of volunteers at our facility. The seniors really enjoyed having fun with them – they interacted with seniors, played bingo, and had a good time. Thank you so much for sharing your volunteer program with us.” – Thomas J. Riley Senior Center, Westwood, NJ

“It was a pleasure to have Berkeley College here for volunteering. You all did so much! We look forward to having you back next year.” – Materials for the Arts, Long Island City, Queens, NY