Opportunities for Holiday Giving


Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly is looking for:
Small bottles of body lotion (6-8 ounces)
Socks (unisex, mid-weight, casual)
Small bottles of talcum powder (6-8 ounces)
Note pad and pen sets
Women’s Nightgowns (Sizes Medium - XXL)
Men’s Pajamas (Sizes Medium - XXL)
Men’s & Women’s Bathrobes (Sizes Medium - XXL)
Lap Blankets
Kitchen Towels & Pot Holder Sets

Lakeside Educational Network is looking for:
New and gently used clothing
Gifts for children, teens and adults
Small toys
Personal care items
Stocking stuffers
Turkeys and hams.

Montgomery County O.I.C. is looking for:
Nonperishable and canned food
Turkeys and hams
Gifts for teens
Infant care items
Small toys
Stocking stuffers
New clothing of all sizes

Precious Gems Supportive Service is looking for:
Personal care items
Variety of gift



Volunteer Opportunities

RSVP of Montgomery County
Volunteers will gift wrap at a designated table in the Barnes & Noble store in Plymouth Meeting from November 29 – December 24.

Sunrise of Dresher
Christmas carolers to who would be interested in performing for our senior residents for the Month of December.

Have great handwriting? Help write holiday cards at the Philabundance Hunger Relief Center in South Philly. Weekdays between 9am and 4pm.

Dreuding Center

Drueding Center is a transitional housing program for homeless women and their children. Each year, we provide a "Holiday Store" for our moms to come pick out donated new gifts for their children.

We need volunteers to help out during the Holiday Store hours with helping moms shop and gift wrapping their items! The Holiday Store is taking place on Dec. 16th, 17th and 18th during the day and evening. Be Santa's Helper this year and ensure a good Christmas for the homeless children of Drueding!

Magee Rehabilitation in Philadelphia
To assist with weekend activities for patients including Bingo, Pizza and Poker Night, Movie Nights, and other special and holiday events:
Help with weekend activities as needed
Keep activity level high for patients and families
Greet patients with a smile
Make patients feel at home in the hospital
Reassure patients when they need support


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Mailing Address:
Arcadia University
Community Service
450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

Phone: 215-572-4000