2019 GEO Report

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CamdenGloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Help the men and women of the Fire Department with firehouse duties.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
PhiladelphiaUniversity of the SciencesAmanda Rose(215) 596-8800Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Students and staff will be participating in multiple community clean-ups of the Woodland Avenue Corridor.

1414 S 47th St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19143
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01/21/201901:00 PM03:00 PM30
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.53/L.27Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Information Distribution

Fire prevention seminar at the Houston Community Center - 8th & Snyder Ave.

Houston Community Center - 8th & Snyder Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148
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01/21/201910:00 AM11:00 AM9
ChesterMartin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Our day will include mural painting.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
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01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
Othermatress factoryYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. and his visionary spirit, the Mattress Factory is opening our doors to everyone on MLK Day! Check out the installations, participate in hands-on workshops + celebrate the life of this admired historic figure. Admission for this special day is pay-what-you-can

500 Sampsonia Way
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212-4444
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01/21/201910:00 AM05:00 PM500
OtherKutztown University Community Outreach CenterJerry Schearer(610) 683-4923Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Preparing and serving breakfast at Opportunity House, which is a homeless shelter for men, women, and families. Also serves clients that are not in the shelter, but needing a hot meal.

430 N 2nd St
Reading, Pennsylvania 19601
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01/21/201905:30 AM07:30 AM5
DelawareCradles to CrayonYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Cradles To Crayons is dedicating the month of January to Martin Luther King, celebrating his legacy of service in the community.

In partnership with local fire stations, first responders, and community centers Cradles to Crayons will hold a collection across the Greater Philadelphia five-county region.

715 Harvard Ave
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaAbington Friends SchoolAndrea Emmons(215) 886-4350Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Arboretum Project – create tree care and conservation posters for community display

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM25
PhiladelphiaRise Against HungerRyan Ethns(610) 915-3122Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Rise Against Hunger’s meal packaging program is a volunteer-based initiative that coordinates the assembly-line packaging of highly nutritious dehydrated meals comprised of rice, soy, vegetables and 23 essential vitamins and minerals. The program was created to give dedicated individuals and organizations — from businesses to civic clubs — the opportunity to participate in a hands-on international hunger relief program and to become educated, engaged advocates for those facing hunger. The events

108 Darby Commons Court
Folcroft, Pennsylvania 19302
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM70
PhiladelphiaRedeemer Tabernacle Baptist Church/Kids UnitedLaVern Allen(215) 870-3917Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Participants will clean up the neighborhood they pass along the walk.

219 north 52nd Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19139
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01/21/201908:30 AM05:00 PM150
PhiladelphiaConcerned Neighbors of Germantown, Inc.Marlene Pryor(215) 848-1252Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Indoor cleanup for the office space, sweeping, and straightening up the
interior

4809 B. Wayne Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM15
BucksJesus Focus MinistryMarissa O'Neill(267) 397-6188Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

5 adults, 35 children will be cooking soup and packaging it!

32 Willowbrook Dr
Churchville, Pennsylvania 18966
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01/21/201909:00 AM05:00 PM40
MontgomeryGladwyne Montessori SchoolLorin McGuire(214) 406-8019Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Our students and their families will come together in our school gym to learn about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We will also talk about foster care. Then the children will fill back backs with personal hygiene items and school supplies to donate to Wordsworth CUA Region 10 foster care services.

920 Youngsford Road
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania 19035
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01/21/201909:30 AM11:30 AM60
PhiladelphiaRose Tree ElementaryAudrey Amaro(610) 764-3463Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Students will package frozen meals for the sick/shut-in.

1101 First Avenue
Media, Pennsylvania 19063
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01/19/201909:00 AM03:00 PM452
PhiladelphiaMayor's Office of EducationGregory Wright(215) 301-5384Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Discussion

Gideon Elementary will be focusing on topics of stress and trauma, in order to understand how to cope effectively--specifically, through art or therapeutic recreation.

2817 West Glenwood Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19121
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM25
PhiladelphiaBuidling a Better Bensalem Together (B3T)Toby Kahn(267) 334-2804Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

Each house of worship does a a thirty-minute service with a message about their faith, traditions and beliefs, followed by fellowship meal or refreshments.

5918 Hulmeville Road
Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020
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01/21/201912:00 PM01:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaUrban CreatorsSonia Galiber(301) 980-0829Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Volunteers will be engaged in a range of urban gardening activities includeing: -spreading mulch -moving soil -moving logs -turning soil -neighborhood clean up

2315 N 11th street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19133
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM60
ChesterCheyney University of Pennsylvania-TRiO Student Support ServicesCe'Asia Thorpe(610) 399-2578Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

There will be multiple tables in which service activities will be taking place. Each table will focus on a certain aspect of service. Specifically, students will have a self care(self-esteem photo booth), in order to discuss positive self-perceptions.

1837 University Circle
Cheyney, Pennsylvania 19319
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01/21/201912:00 PM02:30 PM200
PhiladelphiaParkway NorthWest High School For Peace and Social and JusticeDelise Williams(267) 972-2805Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

a group will be supporting "Heeding God's Call" with the creation of the Memorial to the Lost - a striking tribute to the Philadelphians lost to gun violence in 2018.

6200 Critten Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19138
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 PM15
CamdenGloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Sort out new hats, scarves and gloves for the Cathedral Kitchen guests.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
MontgomeryCradles to CrayonsYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Cradles To Crayons is dedicating the month of January to Martin Luther, Jr., celebrating his legacy of service in the community.

The YMCA in partnership with Cradles to Crayons will hold a collection here at the Abington Branch.

Donations collected on MLK Day will include a wide range of new and like new items for children ages newborn to 12.

1073 Old York Rd
Abington, Pennsylvania 19001
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 PM300
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.28Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

outdoor clean up - 3459 Gaul Street

3459 Gaul Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19134
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM15
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.40/L.04Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Outdoor playground cleanup - 58th & Kingsessing Sts.

58th & Kingsessing Sts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19142
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM9
PhiladelphiaSouth Philadelphia High SchoolKarisa Barlow(267) 294-1231Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

South Philadelphia High School, Mayor's Office of Education, Bethanna, Lower Moyanmensing Civic Association, CityLife Church, and SEAMAAC will host a day of service focused on literacy. Volunteers will paint hallways in the school and construct Little Free Libraries.

2101 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 AM200
Philadelphia12thTed Mapp(215) 685-9780Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

We will be painting as well to beautify our multi-purpose room. We are inviting adults and children at least 5yrs. old

2901 N 12th Street
Parks and Recreation, Pennsylvania 19133
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM20
PhiladelphiaCradles to CrayonYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Cradles To Crayons is dedicating the month of January to Martin Luther King, celebrating his legacy of service in the community.

In partnership with local fire stations, first responders, and community centers Cradles to Crayons will hold a collection across the Greater Philadelphia five-county region.

8130 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
MontgomeryAbington Friends SchoolAndrea Emmons(215) 886-4350Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Hat and Scarf Making Project for students and families in need

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/26/201909:00 AM12:00 PM40
BucksBristol Borough Community PartnershipMatt McAlack(267) 337-0372Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Volunteers will participate in a short celebration and remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King's legacy. Then volunteers will follow in MLK's footsteps by serving! The entire town of Bristol Borough (2000 homes will receive information about participating in a town-wide food collection that will take place on Superbowl Sunday. Volunteers should plan to wear warm clothing and walking shoes because we will cover every home in the Borough.

250 Green Lane
Bristol, Pennsylvania 19007
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02/04/201909:30 AM01:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaNew Gethsemane Baptist ChurchBarbara Jordan(215) 435-4179Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

We will provide care packages and hygiene kits to individuals in nursing homes, recovery houses, homeless teens and patients of Gift of Life.

917 East Chelten Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19138
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 PM102
PhiladelphiaThe Ray of Hope Projectraymond gant(215) 964-7627Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Neighborhood cleanups along with neighbors

4000 n. 7th street
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM25
MontgomeryGermantown AcademyGenie Hill(215) 498-9404Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

collect donations and give to Fran Wasserman.

340 Morris Rd
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania 19034
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01/21/201911:00 AM03:00 PM200
BucksUnited Friends SchoolNancy Donnelly(215) 538-1733Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Students from 3-8th grades will go into the community for service. We will go thrift stores whose proceeds go to help those in need.

1018 W Broad Street
Quakertown, Pennsylvania 18951
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01/19/201909:00 AM02:00 PM10
PhiladelphiaOverbrook Presbyterian ChurchSharon Parker(215) 877-2744Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

—placing T-shirts on the lawn for “Heeding God’s Call” in memory of victims of gun violence in the city of Philadelphia. Volunteers are needed to write names on the T-shirts and also to place them on the lawn on wooden stands.

6376 City Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19151
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaTemple University Community Relations OfficeAndrea Swan(215) 204-7409Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Temple University's Office of Community Relations will partner with the Beckett Life Center to create a workshop that will engage children and youth on the legacy of the Civil Rights Movement. The agencies will work with the students to create vision boards.

1410 N. 16th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19121
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM80
PhiladelphiaGermantown Friends SchoolEmma Snope(413) 658-4050Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Germantown Friends School students, faculty and families will sew hats, scarves and turtle furs for Soup Kitchens in Germantown and the Center for Returning Citizens.

31 W Coulter St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/21/201909:45 AM11:45 AM25
ChesterSt. Paul's Baptist ChurchPD Penn(610) 337-2837Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

This project focuses on literacy. Volunteers read stories and reflect on Dr. King with children, youth and parents. Singing songs and/or listening to music foster the atmosphere of celebration and holiday.

One Hagerty Boulevard
Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19382
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01/21/201908:00 AM02:00 PM25
PhiladelphiaHabitat for Humanity of Montgomery and Delaware CountiesCara Przybylowicz(610) 278-7710Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Assist with cleaning and painting

533 Foundry Road
533 Foundry Road, Pennsylvania 19403
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM10
PhiladelphiaMLK DAY of SERVICE at TildenRegina Young(215) 301-5542Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Cleaning and painting designs on the walls and doors of the rest rooms (girls, boys and adults) along with some classrooms.

6601 Elmwood Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19142
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaPinn Memorial Baptist ChurchLinette Ross(610) 547-7410Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Volunteers will donate, sort and package literacy items for children in homeless shelters and teachers in a local school. br /Items to collected and packaged include paper, pens, pencils, crayons, coloring books, notebooks, book bags and K-6 reading books.

2251 N. 54th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM20
MontgomeryHar Zion Sisterhood (in Penn Valley)Norma Dworkin(610) 520-0690Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Collecting cold weather clothing for children thru adults like: coats, jackets, hats, gloves, scarves, shoes (winter)

1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, Pennsylvania 19072
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01/21/201901:00 PM03:00 PM350
PhiladelphiaGeorge Washington High SchoolLouis Ackelsberg(215) 400-3100Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

George Washington will undergo a “ beautification  intervention” through a community service project and supported by volunteers. Following a needs assessment from students, teachers and staff, George Washington High School will support projects in the school around creating a brighter, more inviting learning environment for our students while also supporting GWHS' goals as a community school through help setting up our school food pantry, clothing closet and community garden.

10175 Bustleton Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19116
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01/21/201908:30 PM01:00 PM200
OtherMontclair State UniversityRuth Delgado(973) 655-5318Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Montclair State University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members are invited to serve in the Montclair community and surrounding areas. Volunteers arrive at the Student Center Cafeteria and are dismissed to their service sites which are 13 off-campus sites and 3 on-campus sites. Specifically, students will be partnering with CUMAC in Newark, NJ in order to help service displaced individuals.

1 Normal Ave.
Student Center 104J
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
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01/21/201908:00 AM01:30 PM25
BurlingtonRancocas Valley Regional High Schoolkaren carlson(609) 267-0830Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Pairing with elementary school (Making care packages for troops)

520 Jacksonville Rd
Mount Holly, New Jersey 08030
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaPennsylvania School for the DeafKaren Leslie-Henry(267) 312-2082Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

Students will attend Face to Face Germantown to help in their kitchen or to organize their supply room.

123 E Price St, Philadelphia, PA 19144
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/18/201908:00 AM01:00 PM9
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.60/L.19Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Public green space clean up - 2300 block S. 24th Street

2300 block S. 24th Street
Philadelphia fire Department, Pennsylvania 19145
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM10
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.70Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Indoor clean up - Houseman Recreation Center - 5091 Summerdale Ave.

5091 Summerdale Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19124
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM5
PhiladelphiaGrays Ferry skateparkYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

During the year, we noticed a number of kids come to Grays Ferry skatepark everyday to watch skaters and, of course, for the chance to use their boards. Many of the neighborhood children don't have the means to obtain new boards, safety equipment, or basic instruction. While a few skaters have gotten together to donate old decks, large numbers of full setup donations are difficult to provide between a handful of people.

25th and Wharton at Wharton St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19146
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01/21/201910:00 AM04:30 PM30
PhiladelphiaEastern State Penitentiary Historic SiteLauren Zalut(215) 236-5111Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Eastern State commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his 1963 "Letter from Birmingham Jail." Actors, youth, and community leaders read excerpts from King’s letter at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. On January 21, children ages 7-12 and their families are invited to create art in response to themes found in the letter, and read stories about Dr. King’s legacy. In partnership with PAR-Recycle Works, the historic site encourages the public to recycle old electronics from 10 am to 2 pm.

2027 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130
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01/21/201910:00 AM05:00 PM350
ChesterCradles to CrayonYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Cradles To Crayons is dedicating the month of January to Martin Luther King, celebrating his legacy of service in the community.

In partnership with local fire stations, first responders, and community centers Cradles to Crayons will hold a collection across the Greater Philadelphia five-county region.

124 S Ship Rd
Exton, Pennsylvania 19341
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
BucksSt. Andrew's Episcopal ChurchMeredith Twardowski(215) 280-4898Email hidden; Javascript is required.Information Distribution

St. Andrew's Parishioners and guests will learn more about volunteer opportunities at the church. Monthly events include trips to the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen, making meals for home bound seniors through Aid for Friends, knitting prayer shawls, and donating to the Pendell food pantry. We will also have information about our ongoing outreach efforts for the Bucks County Housing Group and Heifer International.

47 W Afton Ave
Yardley, Pennsylvania 19067
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01/21/201911:30 AM02:00 PM25
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