Please donate via your  to We are a 501(c)(3), virtual nonprofit.  No one receives a salary. We rely on donations, in-kind services, self-funding, and volunteers.

YTBNJ is ready to launch new opportunities for youth to become involved in their communities and make a difference. You make a difference by supporting YTBNJ today to help us reach our goal of raising $3,000.  Every dollar raised is invested into youth projects. Your gift will be used mindfully to:

  • Involve more youth participants in Youth TimeBanking - Youth are Assets
  • Reward the work of youth for their community contributions -- All Work Counts
  • Provide youth with project supplies to pay it forward in their communities - Reciprocity
  • Form relationships & collaborations with people & organizations in NJ & beyond - Social Networks
  • Meet youth where they are and provide tools for Youth TimeBanking - Respect
  • Cultivate opportunities for Co-Production... And more!

We appreciate every outright donation, in-kind contribution, and each person who makes this mission possible. Your support supplies the power to transform the lives of youth. Wishes - any of these items...

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Project: MAKE4Community, make hats for “HatNotHate” – youth learn to use loom kit or crochet or knit washcloth, soap sack, coaster, scarf, hat, ball...

Project: DIGITAL4Community, youth work with technology at community center in Jamaica. 

Project: LEARN4Community – youth assemble Little Free Library, select diverse books to replenish library (books are free to take).

Project: MAKE4Community – youth make decals, cards, labels, stickers, covers, and other designs with die-cutting plotter.

Project CARE4Community, Personal Care bundles -- youth pack drawstring cinch bags for homeless shelter, NJ Family Success Centers, NJ ReEntry Corp..

    Project: MAKE4Community, youth make letter-bead bracelets with names of animals at Rancho Relaxo NJ in Salem County, Alma Park Alpaca Farm in Burlington County, Marty’s Place Senior Dog Sanctuary

    • Supplies for bead bracelets from Wholesale Beads and Jewelry Making Supplies - Fire Mountain Gems and Beads or other store:
    • 3mm cord, leather, waxed cotton, other - black, brown, maroon, dark green.
    • letter beads, spacer beads with 3mm hole - black, white, dark green, bronzed, brushed,
    • clasps with end caps and jump rings -- dull metal, brushed, pewter, or bronzed finish

    Gift cards for youth to earn for their work on YTB community projects

    • $25 gift cards Food store: ShopRite, Stop & Shop
    • $25 gift cards Pharmacy: Walgreens, CVS
    • $25 gift cards Crafts:,
    • Medium sized paper tablets, markers
    • Clear photo holders for 4”x6” pictures
    • Multi-colored socks, boys, girls

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