As Christ has sacrificially served us, we are all called to serve our city, especially to show mercy and justice for the needy, poor, and hurting. View the list of organizations our church formally partners with, and consider volunteering to serve those in need.
HENRY C. LEA SCHOOL
4700 Spruce Street, West Philly
This is the local public elementary school, part of the Philadelphia School District, in the neighborhood of our West Philly Campus. Various needs include school supplies and snack donations, school cleaning and painting days, and support for teachers in the classroom or after school programs.
MY BROTHER’S HOUSE
609 S. 15th Street, Center City
Serve and befriend the homeless by preparing and serving a monthly meal for the residents at My Brother’s House.
Global Connect Philly
As a partnership between ISI and Bridges International, Global Connect Philadelphia seeks to serve international students and scholars of all faiths and cultures through friendship, fun activities, faith filled discussions and support in order to show these students the love of Christ.
Serve alongside staff to help welcome international students living in Philly through various events such as weekly Friday night gatherings and seasonal activities throughout the year.
MEDICAL FELLOWSHIP & OUTREACH
1701 Delancey Street, Center City
(in partnership with MCO and Tenth Presbyterian Church)
Discipleship amongst students and practitioners in the medical field through Bible studies, Sunday School classes, city-wide events/conferences, and the Summer Medical Institute.
Participate in Health Outreach days throughout the year in various neighborhoods in our city, where volunteers reach out to the community through door-to-door health screens, conversation, and prayer.
Safe Families For Children
- Most volunteer opportunities through SFFC require going through an online application process/training. If you would like to learn more about what being a volunteer with this organization entails, watch this Info Session Video (approx 1 hr long): https://vimeo.com/316299685.
- Due to the current situation with CoVid 19, there are many immediate and tangible needs (e.g. grocery drop offs, donations, etc.) we are looking for volunteers to help serve through non-contact means and that don’t require training/going through the application process.
- If you are interested in volunteering with SFFC, please fill out this google form: SFFC Form
Alphacare is a non-profit based in West Philly that serves pregnant women and families by providing health and social services and connecting them to community resources. Volunteer drivers are especially needed in this time to help drop off supplies to families.
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