Recurring Service Opportunities

This page introduces a variety of service locations with the contact information for each site. It is not an exhaustive list. It is your responsibility to make contact with the agency and complete all necessary forms and secure pre-approval before beginning any service work. Failure to do any of the steps in the process will jeopardize your passing of the requirements for this program. Mrs. Ballintyn is the contact person for this program and should you have any questions or concerns, again, it is your responsibility to speak to her as soon as possible.

Natvity preparatory School of Wilmington
Wilmington 1515 Linden St.
Wilmington, DE. 19805
302-777-1015
Website: nativitywilmington.org
tutoring, Sports Program

Afterschool Activities

 

Big Brothers, Big Sisters of DE.
102 Middleboro Rd. Wilmington, DE. 19804
302-998-3577
Website: bbsde.org
Mentor children after school in various locations

 

Delaware Coalition for Literacy
2 Fox Point Ctr.
Wilmington, DE 19809
302-762-5783
Website: www.decoaltionforliteracy.com 

 

Friendship House Clothing of DE.
1603 Jessup Dr. Suite 3
Wilmington, DE. 19802
302-654-1390
Website: www.friendship-house.org
Assisting with inventory and serving customers

 

Ingleside Retirement Apartments
1005 N. Franklin St.
Wilmington, DE. 19806
302-575-0250
Assisting with the residents

 

YWCA Delaware- Home life Managment
709 N. Madison St.
Wilmington, DE. 19801
302-658-7110
Website: www.ywca.org
Assisting with the facilities and other duties

 

American Red Cross
100 W. 10th St. Suite 501
Wilmington, DE. 19810 
302-475-6274
Website: www.redcross.org
Assisting with varous duties in the building

 

Claymont Community Center
3301 Green St.
Claymont, DE. 19703

302-792-2757 ext 158
Website: http://www.claymontcenter.org
Assisting with needs of the community

 

Holy Rosary Church
3200 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE. 19703

302-798-2904
Website: www.hrparish.com
Assisting with community Outreach Program

 

Read-Aloud Delaware
100 W. 10th St. St. 603
Wilmington, De. 19899
302-656-5256
Website: www.readalouddelaware.org
Website has additional location listings for state
Read aloud to pre-school age children

St. Mary Magdalene After School Program
9 Sharpley Rd.
Wilmington, DE. 19803
302-656-2745
Website: www.stmary.pvt.k12.de.us
Watch children in afterschool program

 

St. Mary Magdalene Parish
Maintenance Department

7 Sharpley Rd.
Wilmington, DE. 19803
302-652-6800
Website: www.stmary.pvt.k12.de.us
Helping with the building and grounds

 

Immaculate Heart of Mary School
1000 Shipley Road
Wilmington DE. 19803
302-764-0977
Website: ihm.weconnect.com
Work with children in afterschool program and other areas of school as needed

 

St. John the Beloved Eagles Club
905 Miltown Rd.
Wilmington, DE. 19808
302-998-5525
Website: www.sjbde.org
Assist with the aftercare program. Contact Mrs. Clark.

 

Mary Campbell Center
4641 Weldin Road
Wilmington, DE. 19803
302-762-6025
Website: www.marycampbellcenter.org
Visting with the residents

 

Emmanuel Dining Room
121 N. Jackson
Wilmington, DE. 19805

302-652-3228
Website: www.ministryofcaring.org

 

226 N. Walnut St.

Wilmington, DE. 19801

302-652-5523

Website: www.ministryofcaring.org

 

500 Rodgers Rd.

New Castle, DE. 19720

302-652-5523

Website: www.ministryofcaring.org

 

Sojourners Place
2901 Northeast Boulevard
Wilmington, DE. 19802

302-764-4713
Website:  sojournersplace.org
Assisting with the needs of the residents

 

Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey
550 Mickle Boulevard
Camden, NJ 08103
856-966-4663
website:  www.ronaldhouse-snj.org

 

KIDS ALLEY
Fairview United Methodist Church
1463 North Chesapeake Road

Camden, NJ 08104
(856) 340-1710

 

Kennett Township Land Trust
524 Kennett Pike
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
610-388-0347
Website: www.kennettlandtrust.org

 

Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE 19802
302-571-7850 ext. 209
www.brandywinezoo.org

Volunteer opportunities depend on season and scheduled events and programs. In the summer we have opportunities Sunday through Saturday.

Must be at least 13 years of age and attend a one day mandatory training.

 

Art Therapy Express Program, Inc.
Hockessin, DE 19707

302-584-4068
Art Therapy Express Program, Inc., with 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization status, is an instructional art program that allows children, teenagers and adults to create meaningful works of art.
arttherapyexpress@comcast.net

 

The Kranz Hill Farm
616 New London Road
Newark, DE 19711
302-540 0912

Contact Name: John Detwiler

Email: oh.farm@yahoo.com
The Farm is a small, organic vegetable farm managed by two Catholic laypeople. Volunteers will help with general farm labor, or large projects. We welcome and are grateful especially for regular help and large groups. There is also an opportunity for internships.

 

Pocopson Home
1695 Lenape Road
West Chester, PA 19382

Lysa Brooksbank, Director of Activities
lbrooksbank@chesco.org
We have a host of volunteer opportunities for the students of Salesianum. You will be working with the residents of our Home in many different ways, including:
* Walking
* Sewing/mending
* Puzzles, board games
* Writing letters
* Reading books
* Arts and crafts
* Pet therapy
The students need to be able to interact directly with residents and function independently or in small groups. An orientation class will be provided to new volunteers.

 

Belle Rouge Farm

40 Belle Rouge Farm Lane

North East, MD 21901

Contact: Dan Graham

grahamhorse@zoominternet.net

 

Exceptional Care for Children
11 Independence Way
Newark, DE.  19713
302-894-1001 ext. 418
Contact: Brooke Minner
Email: bminner@exceptionalcare.org
website: www.exceptionalcare.org

Delaware Association for the Blind
2915 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington, DE.  19808
302-998-5913
Contact: Sandy Albaugh
website: www.dabdel.org

Easter Seals of Delaware

61 Corporate Circle
New Castle, De. 19720
302-324-4444
Website: de.easterseals.com
Assisting with various duties

 

Sunday Breakfast Mission
110 Poplar St.
Wilmington DE.
302-652-8314 ext. 109
Website: www.sundaybreakfastmission.org
Assisting with serving meals and community

 

House of Joseph for Men

9 W. 18th St.
Wilmington, DE 19802
Alternate Location:
213 N. Jackson St.

Wilmington, DE 19805
Website: www.ministryofcaring.org 
Assisting with the residents who have AIDS/HIV

 

Ministry of Caring
506 N. Church St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
302-652-5523
Website: www.ministryofcaring.org 
Assisting with food, shelter and clothing for the homeless

 

Rodney Street Tennis and Tutoring
41 Paladin Dr.
Wilmington, DE. 19802
302-472-0735
Camp Counselor

 

University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Suite 100 Stemmler Hall
3450 Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
215-898-7190
Working with the medical staff in the office

 

Special Olympics of DE.
University of Delaware
619 S. College Ave.
Newark, DE. 19716
302-831-4669
Website: www.sode.org
Setting up and assisting the team members

 

Friends of the Wissahicken
1515 Arch Street, 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA. 19102
davidbower@netzero.net
Contact: David Bower
Repairing trails and maintaining park grounds

 

Ronald McDonald House
1901 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE. 19803
302-656-4847 ext. 403
Contact: Sara Funiock
Assisting with the needs of the residents

 

Sunrise of Westown
501 Skiles Boulevard
West Chester, PA. 19382
610-399-4464
Website: www.sunriseseniorliving.com 
Assisting with events with the elderly resident community

 

Any Boy Scout Service Program
Which Aids A Not-For-Profit Agency
.
Your own parish or faith community as a catechis, lector,
Eucharist Minister, after school counselor or any capacity needed.

 

Delaware Association of the Blind
2505 Washington Avenue
Wilmington, DE. 19805
302-995-2981
Website: www.dabdel.org
Assisting the children in the program

 

Junior Board of Christiana Care
455 Ogletown-Stanton Rd.
Newark, DE 19718
302-733-1284
Website: www.christianacare.org 
Assisting with patient care and needs

 

St. Agnes Day Room
223 W. Gay Street
West Chester, PA. 19380
610-429-0697
Website: saintagnesparish.org

 

PA. Home of the Sparrow
288 Lancaster Ave.
Malvern, PA. 19355
610-647-4940
Website: homeofthesparrow.org

 

Downington Area Senior Center
983 E. Lancaster Ave.
Downington, PA. 19335
610-269-3939

Website: downingtownseniors.org

 

Emily P. Bissell Hospital
3000 Newport Gap Pike
Wilmington, DE. 19808
302-995-8400
Website: dhss.delaware.gov

 

Latin American Community Center
403 N. Van Buren Street
Wilmington, DE 19805
9:00am-5:30pm (ECAP 7:00am-5:30pm)
302-655-7338

Website: thelatincenter.org

 

Saint Edmond's Academy Extended Day Program
2120 Veale Rd.
Wilmington, DE.
Program Runs from 2:30pm-6pm for
Students in the JK to 8th grade classes
302.475.5370 x271

Website: www.stedmondsacademy.org

 

Don Guanella School
1797 Sproul Road
Springfield, PA 19064
Phone- 484-716-5131
Contact: Robert Neely
Working Nights with special needs students from 6:30-8:30pm on Monday-Thursday nights except holidays teaching music and acting skills and playing basketball-hockey and soccer as well as arts and crafts.

 

PAWS for People
P.O. Box 9955
Newark, DE 19714
Phone: (302) 351-5622
Website: www.pawsforpeople.org

 

Hilltop Lutheran Neighborhood Center
Lewis Ponzo, Youth Coordinator
302-656-3224
Assisting with the After School Tutoring Program
Website: http://www.hilltoplnc.org/

 

Habitat for Humanity
1920 Hutton St.
Wilmington, DE. 19802
302-652-0365
Website: www.habitatncc.org

 

Pegasus for the Arts
2830 Marlton Pike
Pennsauken, NJ
242 Kings Highway
Clarksboro, NJ
856-663-0075
Website: www.pegasusthearts.org
Creative Arts Day Program for persons with special needs

 

Practice without Pressure
2470 Sunset Lake Rd.
Newark, DE. 19702
302-832-2800
Website: www.pwpde.com

 

Friends of Wilmington Park
Contact: Ed Pankowski P.O. Box
435 Montchanin, DE. 19710-0435
Website: www.friendsofwilmingtonparks.org
fowp@dca.net

 

Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs
Contact: Lindsay McNinch
Volunteer Services Coordinator
The Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs
21 The Green
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 736-7411
HCA_VolunteerSvcs@state.de.us
Lindsay.McNinch@state.de.us
Volunteer Application | Volunteer Job Descriptions

 

The Brandywine Village Network
99 Passmore Road
Wilmington, DE 19803
302-478-9411, ext. 128
Contact: Sarah LaFave
website: www.brandywinevillagenetwork.org

 

Faithful Friends
Faithful Friends Animal Society
12 Germay Drive
Wilmington DE 19804
302-427-8514
Website: www.faithfulfriends.us

 

Waggies for Maggie’s
P.O. Box 7933
Wilmington, DE  19803
302-598-2867
website: http://waggies.org/

 

Food Bank of Delaware
14 Garfield Way
Newark, DE.  19713
302-292-1305
website: http://www.fbd.org/

 

Warner Elementary School
801 W. 18th St.
Wilmington, DE.  19802
Contact: Mrs. Alice Conlin
Email address: alice.colin@redclay.k12.de.us

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