Volunteer Opportunities

Use the filters below to find opportunities of interest and click on the client organization name for more information about each matter.

Submitting the Volunteer Inquiry Form does not obligate you to take on a matter.

Before volunteering, please review our VolunteerGuidelines.

List of selected opportunities:


Complete Interest Form
Mission: Arts Incubator Of Montgomery A NJ Nonprofit Corporation develops a community arts program to support working artists by offering community collaboration through public art classes, artist talks, seminars, exhibits, creating public work, and hosting residency programs.

Matter No. 44-034.1
Legal Work Required: Arts Incubator Of Montgomery A NJ Nonprofit Corporation requests assistance with the review and drafting as necessary of an agreement with the town of Montgomery.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NJ | County: Somerset    

Mission: Child and Family Resources, Inc. (https://www.cfresources.org/) provides affordable, accessible programs that enhance and support the education of parents and child care providers and encourage the highest quality of care and positive learning experiences for all young children. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 44-047.2
Legal Work Required: Child and Family Resources, Inc. requests assistance drafting a terms of use and privacy policy.

Practice Area: E-Commerce/Internet
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NY | County: Yates    

Mission: Child and Family Resources, Inc. (https://www.cfresources.org/) provides affordable, accessible programs that enhance and support the education of parents and child care providers and encourage the highest quality of care and positive learning experiences for all young children. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 44-047.3
Legal Work Required: Child and Family Resources, Inc. requests assistance revising an employee manual.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NY | County: Yates    

Mission: Commission on Accreditation for Home Care, Inc. (https://www.cahcusa.org) promotes the delivery of high quality home care services to the communities in New Jersey by developing standards, evaluating the implementation of the standards, accrediting agencies that are in compliance with the standards, and providing industry and consumer guidance, education, and support.

Matter No. 21-196.020
Legal Work Required: Commission on Accreditation for Home Care, Inc. requests assistance with revising the compensation plan for the Organization’s executive director.

Practice Area: Employee Benefits
Type of Org: Human Services
State: NJ | County: Bergen    

Mission: Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective, Inc. (https://healthcollective.org) empowers individuals of diverse sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions to lead healthy lives through the provision of health and support services, education, and advocacy.

Matter No. 08-083.027
Legal Work Required: Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective, Inc. requests general guidance regarding Organization’s planned use of surveillance equipment in new location.

Practice Area: Privacy
Type of Org: Health
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: HP Gives A Hoot A NJ Nonprofit Corporation contributes to the wellbeing of children in need by providing free groceries, scholarships to summer camp, and opportunities to encourage academic, social, and community success.

Matter No. 44-032.2
Legal Work Required: HP Gives A Hoot A NJ Nonprofit Corporation requests assistance with changing the organization’s classification from private foundation to public charity.

Practice Area: Nonprofit Law
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NJ | County: Middlesex    

Mission: HP Gives A Hoot A NJ Nonprofit Corporation contributes to the wellbeing of children in need by providing free groceries, scholarships to summer camp, and opportunities to encourage academic, social, and community success.

Matter No. 44-032.1
Legal Work Required: HP Gives A Hoot A NJ Nonprofit Corporation requests assistance with the review and revision of the organization’s Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NJ | County: Middlesex    

Mission: Katal Center for Equity, Health and Justice, Inc. (https://katalcenter.org) works to strengthen the people, policies, institutions, and movements that advance equity, health, and justice for everyone.

Matter No. 10-031.1
Legal Work Required: Katal Center for Equity, Health and Justice, Inc. requests assistance with its employee handbook. Employees are located in both NY and CT and therefore this matter requires an attorney, or a team of attorneys, licensed in both NY and CT.

Practice Area: Employment/Labor
Type of Org: Health
State: CT | County: Hartford    

Mission: Kids of Chatham Organization, Inc. (KOCO) (http://www.koco4kids.org) is a not-for-profit child care center that serves children from East Hampton and the surrounding communities.

Matter No. 10-036.5
Legal Work Required: Kids of Chatham Organization, Inc. requests assistance with understanding privacy issues and proper use of recorded video when installing cameras in child care center classrooms.

Practice Area: Privacy
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: CT | County: Middlesex    

Mission: Literacy Volunteers of America, Essex & Passaic Counties, New Jersey, Inc. (http://www.lvaep.org) provides literacy instruction for adults enabling them to attain personal, educational, and career goals.

Matter No. 33-200.6
Legal Work Required: Literacy Volunteers of America, Essex & Passaic Counties, New Jersey, Inc. requests assistance with the review of the organization’s Bylaws.

Practice Area: Bylaws Review
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NJ | County: Essex    

Mission: Metro Art Studios (http://www.metroartstudios.com) is an association serving the greater Bridgeport, CT region by showcasing and nurturing regional artists, musicians and the creative process through professional development workshops, resources, and mentoring, and exhibition opportunities. The organization also provides visitors a unique and inspiring environment to explore and discover art and music on a regular basis at no charge.

Matter No. 42-061.4
Legal Work Required: Metro Art Studios Inc. requests assistance with a question about the deductibility of a donation to repair a building.

Practice Area: Tax
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: CT | County: Fairfield    

Mission: NAMI New York State (https://www.naminys.org) provides support, education and advocacy for individuals living with mental illness and their families.

Matter No. 38-187.019
Legal Work Required: NAMI New York State seeks assistance regarding entity structure and related revisions to bylaws.

Practice Area: Nonprofit Law
Type of Org: Health
State: NY | County: Albany    

Mission: Neighbors for Refugees, Inc. (https://www.neighborsforrefugees.org/) advocates for the rights of refugees everywhere and works directly with refugee families to provide them with the necessary services, resources, and community support to bolster their resilience, achieve self-sufficiency and thrive in their new homes. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 44-033.1
Legal Work Required: Neighbors for Refugees, Inc. requests assistance with a review of bylaws and corporate governance policies (the Organization is incorporated in DE and will need DE counsel to assist with this project).

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Neighbors for Refugees, Inc. (https://www.neighborsforrefugees.org/) advocates for the rights of refugees everywhere and works directly with refugee families to provide them with the necessary services, resources, and community support to bolster their resilience, achieve self-sufficiency and thrive in their new homes. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 44-033.2
Legal Work Required: Neighbors for Refugees, Inc. requests assistance with a corporate matter.

Practice Area: Corporate
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Neighbors Link (http://www.neighborslink.org) strengthens the whole community through the healthy integration of immigrants. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 24-125.052
Legal Work Required: Neighbors Link seeks assistance with the review of a SMS Privacy Policy.

Practice Area: Privacy
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: New Jersey YMCA State Alliance, Inc. (https://www.njymca.org) collaborates and works together on areas of mutual benefit in order to strengthen and enhance individual YMCAs and the collective strength of NJ YMCAs to better serve the people of New Jersey.

Matter No. 22-105.013
Legal Work Required: New Jersey YMCA State Alliance, Inc. requests assistance with the review and revision of a “strategic alliance” agreement with a healthcare insurer.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Community Support and Development
State: NJ | County: Mercer    

Mission: Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc. (http://www.rbari.org), the leading no-kill animal shelter in Northern New Jersey, is dedicated to second chances by providing safe refuge and essential medical and behavioral care, along with new forever homes to New Jersey’s homeless and abused dogs and cats.

Matter No. 31-216.012
Legal Work Required: Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc. requests assistance with preparing a partnership agreement between the client and another dog rescue organization.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Animals
State: NJ | County: Bergen    

Mission: Rivertown Dance Academy was founded on the belief that everyone, regardless of ability to pay, should have the opportunity to pursue high quality and comprehensive dance education.

Matter No. 41-081.5
Legal Work Required: Rivertown Dance Academy seeks assistance reviewing Letter of Intent and drafting subsequent sub-lease agreement.

Practice Area: Real Estate
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Rivertown Dance Academy was founded on the belief that everyone, regardless of ability to pay, should have the opportunity to pursue high quality and comprehensive dance education.

Matter No. 41-081.6
Legal Work Required: Rivertown Dance Academy seeks assistance reviewing an architect’s contract.

Practice Area: Real Estate
Type of Org: Arts, Culture, and Humanities
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: Sustainable CT, Inc., (http://sustainablect.org) fosters inclusive, resilient, and vibrant Connecticut municipalities that provide opportunities for all to thrive by: providing a menu of sustainability actions that build local economies, supporting equity, and respecting the finite capacity of the environment; offering technical assistance to help advance sustainability initiatives; and recognizing and certifying municipalities for their achievements.

Matter No. 08-764.10
Legal Work Required: Sustainable CT, Inc. requests assistance with reviewing proposed agreements from two consulting firms for new website development.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Environment
State: CT | County: Tolland    

Mission: The Cornerstone Foundation, Incorporated (https://cornerstone-cares.org) keeps people safe, fed, housed, and clothed.

Matter No. 10-076.3
Legal Work Required: The Cornerstone Foundation, Incorporated requests assistance with discharging a mechanic’s lien.

Practice Area: Real Estate
Type of Org: Human Services
State: CT | County: Tolland    

Mission: Westchester Children's Association (http://www.wca4kids.org) identifies and publicizes the unmet needs of children, advocates for innovative solutions to these needs, and encourages community involvement and collaboration geared to improving children's lives.

Matter No. 99-047.034
Legal Work Required: Westchester Children's Association seeks assistance with the review of its current website privacy policy and the creation of a cookie setting policy.

Practice Area: Privacy
Type of Org: Education and Child Development
State: NY | County: Westchester    

Mission: ZNO Community Service Fund solicits, manages, and disburses financial contributions for services and support to under-served or disadvantage individuals and community groups in and around Westchester County, New York. Note: Lawyers may earn NY CLE credit for pro bono legal services performed for this organization.

Matter No. 42-031.3
Legal Work Required: ZNO Community Service Fund seeks assistance reviewing and negotiating a contract for an event with a DJ.

Practice Area: Contracts
Type of Org: Human Services
State: NY | County: Westchester