Student-Run Projectslhecht | September 24, 2010
Want to get involved in an ongoing volunteer project? Check out these amazing opportunities:
Bethel A.M.E. Academy: Help tutor children from Philadelphia and the surrounding neighborhoods at a church right here in Ardmore! It’s only a 10 minute walk from campus, and this after-school program provides a much needed service to local children, helping them with homework and making learning fun! Contact Laura Hecht (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Street Outreach: Students meet each Wednesday night in the Dining Center to make and deliver sandwiches and soup to Logan Circle in Philadelphia. Contact Zachary Needell (email@example.com) & Caila Heyison (firstname.lastname@example.org).
1-on-1 Tutoring: Haverford’s community tutoring program. Participants tutor students in the Ardmore area who commonly attend Haverford’s summer day camp, Serendipity. Contact Meredith Schoyer (email@example.com) & Priya Khurana (firstname.lastname@example.org).
AIDS Service Network (ASN): Participants do a variety of collaborative work with AIDS organizations in the Philadelphia area and around the world. Contact Josh Dubow (email@example.com).
Heston Tutoring: Heston Elementary in West Philadelphia receives Haverford volunteer tutors several days weekly. Tutors work in various subjects with the same students each week. Contact Emily Steiner (firstname.lastname@example.org) & Lucas Fuentes (email@example.com).
Housing Outreach Action Project (HOAP): Every year volunteers are sent to do alternative Spring Break trips with Habitat and other organizations.
Stitch-n-Bitch: This is a charity knitting/crochet group that knits hats and scarves and other handmade accessories for those who to be kept warm! Contact Zachary Feinberg (firstname.lastname@example.org).