Community Service

This list below, gathered in partnership with the Starfish Project for Children is designed to give families ideas on how they can volunteer to help with specific community service projects and opportunities to give back to others and make a difference.

Read our recent article for service projects you can do from home here.

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Best Buddies
Best Buddies International is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated empl […]
Caring for Friends
Caring for Friends provides food and meals to seniors and anyone who is unable to purchase or afford or purchase foods due to disabilities and illness in Philadelphia and the surrounding co […]
Cookies for Caregivers
Each morning we put on a clean pair of socks. For people experiencing homelessness, clean, warm socks are a luxury. With Gotta Have Sole you can help by organizing a contactless neighborhoo […]
Crayon Collection
Project: Download this card template and grab some crayons and draw or write your note of kindness & gratitude in the box provided Upload your drawing to Instagram use #crayoncollection! Se […] is a great website for a variety of service endeavors that young people can do from home. Cooking a traditional recipe with an older adult is recommended as a great way to c […]
Gaining Ground
Kids - grab your favorite books, a pledge sheet and a pen and read to help fight hunger with easy read-a-thon pledge drive model is used to purchase organic seeds for […]
Gotta Have Sole
Worn out shoes can make kids feel like they don't fit in at school, injure feet and self-esteem. Your service can provide homeless kids with brand new sneakers - helping them feel confident […]
Hospitality Homes
Hospitality Homes provides short term housing in volunteer host homes and donated apartments for families and friends of patients seeking care at Boston area health care organizations. Your […]
Ryan's Case for Smiles
295 E. Swedesford Road, #396Wayne, PA 19087
A hospital experience can be terrifying and traumatic for both a child and their family. While others strive to find a cure, Ryan’s Case for Smiles helps with the stress and emotional impac […]
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The Starfish Project for Children
P.O. Box 294 Narberth, Pennsylvania 19072
The primary work of the Starfish Project for Children ("SPFC") is motivating school aged children, kindergarten through twelfth grade, to engage in community service and to provide a connec […]