Volunteer During the COVID-19 Crisis
Now more than ever is a time for our community to stand together. You can help by volunteering your time to support local projects responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in our community. Below are current volunteer needs from local nonprofits. (Nonprofits can submit volunteer need details here.) You can also help our community through the Crisis Response & Recovery Fund.
To volunteer for a project, please contact the organization directly.
United Way of Franklin County encourages organizations and volunteers review the Recommendations for Volunteer Engagement in Coronovirus Response to Emergency Basic Needs prior to participating in any volunteer activity.
Food Delivery & Backpack Program Support
Organization: Waynesboro Community & Human Services
Project Details: Volunteers are needed to help deliver meals and put together backpack bags through Waynesboro Community & Human Services. Right now, their food pantry is open by appointment and they're prepared to deliver to clients houses. The number of families served through their backpack program has more than doubled from 146 to over 300.
Contact: Denise Esser, firstname.lastname@example.org
Home-Sewn Face Masks
Organization: Keystone Health
Location: Sew from your home! Masks will need to make their way to Chambersburg
Project Details: Keystone Urgent Care and other providers have need for protective face masks that can be home sewn. For a pattern and instructional video visit keystonehealth.org/coronavirus-covid-19-information. Masks can be delivered directly to Keystone Urgent Care (111 Chambers Hill Dr., Chambersburg, PA 17201) and taken to the white tent outside.
Contact: Deliver masks to the white tent outside Keystone Urgent Care, 111 Chambers Hill Dr., Chambersburg.
We Need People Like You!
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