Community Service Opportunities

  

OurTown.jpg

We celebrate the caring organizations, which enrich in the region and are great partners in the shared values of caring,  healing and supporting.  Check them out and join in where your gifts, passions and abilities can contribute to the well-  being of others.  It is a great way to meet new friends from many walks of life who have a heart for service, too.  For    more information about Brookville, PA at http://brookvillechamber.com/

    

    

      

 

      

RedCross.png

American Red Cross
18 Western Ave Ste B
Brookville, PA 15825
(814) 849-2712

Website

Each day, thousands of people – people just like you – provide compassionate care to those in need. Our network of generous donors, volunteers and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world.

  

  

FoodBank

Brookville Area Food Pantry

142 Allegheny Boulevard
Brookville, PA 15825

Website

The Brookville Area Food Pantry serves residents and families needing food within the Brookville Area School District. The food pantry began under the direction of the Brookville Ministerial Association. It is part of the Second Harvest Food Bank of NWPA, particularly The Emergency Food Assistance Program.

  

  

Passages.png

Website

Volunteers are vital to the existence of PASSAGES, Inc.  Providing Prevention And Services for Sexual Assault Through Guidance, Empowerment, and Support

The agency would be unable to provide many of the services it does without the help and commitment of our volunteers.  Opportunities which are available as a PASSAGES, Inc. volunteer are as follows:

  • Provide medical accompaniment after business hours to sexual assault survivors at our local hospitals.
  • Provide accompaniment after business hours to sexual assault survivors at local police stations.
  • Provide hotline crisis counseling/coverage during business hours when needed.
  • Assist prevention education staff with educational programming when needed.
  • Assist with fundraising projects/events.
  •  Assist agency staff with community-wide events and public relations activities.
  • Provide general office duties

All volunteers must complete our Direct Service Training before assisting our staff with these opportunities.  The training is offered 2-3 times/year.

For more information, contact our Volunteer Coordinator at (814) 849-5303 or 1 (800) 793-3620  or email: passages_This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  

  

ChildAdvocacy.jpg

Western Pa Care For Kids (Child Advocacy)

3262 Route 322
Brookville, PA 15825
(814) 849-1904

Website

To reduce the trauma and enhance the psychological safety and well-being of children through a timely, coordinated and specialized response to allegations of child abuse.

   

WomenattheWell

Women at the Well Ministries of PA

306 Main Street
Corsica PA 15829 
Phone: 814-379-9993

Website

Our mission is to assist women to break addictive cycles through residence living that encourages transformation through Jesus Christ and provides a safe place away from destructive environments.  

   

   

   

YMCA.png

Brookville YMCA

125 Main St Ste 1
Brookville, PA 15825
(814) 849-7355

Website

The Y is the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

 

 
  
           
WPAPOM.png
30 White Street
Brookville, PA 15825
814-849-2612
  
Our mission is to empower inmates to grow in discipleship and accountability through an interactive Bible study, and to provide the opportunity to build healthy relationships through God's Word as they prepare to re-enter society.
   
   
 

Trucker/Traveler Ministry

www.pachurches.org/ministries/truckertraveler-ministry/

As part of its mission statement to “share this Good News with our neighbors in words and deeds,” the Pennsylvania Council of Churches reaches out to our neighbors who travel the interstate highways of Pennsylvania.  The ministry offers             what the needs are for the traveler: emergency assistance, a listening ear, and the good news of Jesus Christ.

            Local Chaplain: Rick Youngdahl    

            This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

            (814) 591-1568