LAFAYETTE (NJ) - Pass It Along is set to hold the 18th Annual Pass It Along Day on May 11, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 1:00 p.m. Pass It Along Day has grown to become one of the largest one-day service events in Northern New Jersey, empowering over 100 volunteers across 20 sites.

During this time, Pass It Along offers various volunteer opportunities across Sussex County for participants of all ages at various local sites. Sites for the event range from a variety of non-profit organizations, including Stokes State Forest, SCARC, Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, Knoll View Retirement Care, and many more. Projects include painting, landscaping, minor structural repairs, planting gardens, and more. Participants can join individually, or collaboratively as a group. Last year, various groups included ThorLabs, Lakeland Bank, Sussex County Community College, and various high school clubs. This year, the following sites will be available for volunteer opportunities:

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Knoll View Assisted Living - 8 Knoll Road, Sparta, New Jersey 07871

Knoll Heights Village - 39 Trapasso Drive, Sparta, New Jersey 07871
Historical Society of Newton - 82 Main Street, Newton, New Jersey 07860
Katie’s House Inc. (Moran St.) - 29 Moran Street, Newton, New Jersey 07860
Merriam Avenue Elementary School - 81 Merriam Avenue, Newton, New Jersey 07860
DASI (Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Intervention Services) - 105 Main Street, Newton, New Jersey 07860 Bristol Glen - 200 Bristol Glen Drive, Newton, New Jersey 07860
Katie’s House Inc. (Mason Ave.) - 26 Mason Avenue, Newton, New Jersey, 07860
Bridgeway Rehab Services - 93 Stickles Pond Road, Newton, New Jersey, 07860 NORWESCAP - 37 Main Street, Sussex, New Jersey 07461
Fairview Lake YMCA Camp - 1035 Fairview Lake Road, Newton, New Jersey 07860
Katie’s House Inc. (Meadowbrook Rd.) - 899 Meadowbrook Road, Stillwater, New Jersey 07855 Swartswood State Park - 1091 East Shore Road, Swartswood, New Jersey 07877
Sunshine Garden (Sunset Vista) - 27 Pierce Road, Lafayette, New Jersey 07848
Joseph T. Quinlan Bereavement - 5 Plains Road, Augusta, New Jersey 07822
Katie’s House Inc. (Witt Ln.) - 6 Witt Lane, Hampton, New Jersey 08827
Father John’s Animal House (Sussex Acme) - 455 NJ-23, Sussex, New Jersey 07461
Ridge and Valley Conservancy - 97 Stillwater Road, Hardwick, New Jersey 07825
Vernon Township Historical Society - 21 Church Street, Vernon, New Jersey 07418
Habitat for Humanity: Morris County - 121 Main Street, Succasunna, New Jersey 07876
SCARC Sparta - 10 Graphic Boulevard, Sparta, New Jersey 07871
SCARC Wantage - 117 Layton Road, Wantage, New Jersey 07461
SCARC Lafayette - 12 Valcourt Drive, Lafayette, New Jersey 07848
Good Grief - 38 Elm Street, Morristown, New Jersey 07960

For more information about Pass It Along Day, including projects and registration information, please visit www.passitalong.org, and click ‘Volunteer Now!’ This link will give readers an overview of the day, as well as the available sites that they can register to attend. With further questions, please contact Michael Misukonis at michael@passitalong.org or (973) 726-9777.

About Pass It Along
Pass It Along is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located in Lafayette, N.J.. Pass It Along's mission is to build confident, resilient, compassionate teenagers through self-discovery, volunteer and leadership opportunities. By participating in the Pass It Along program, teenagers gain a strong sense of self, learn about the positive effects of helping others and are equipped to avoid risky behaviors. For more information and to view all of our programs we have to offer, please visit www.passitalong.org.