Social Justice

Adopt-A-Family - Assists with goody baskets to the less fortunate between the Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays.Gianna Veno, coordinator, Lubiann Reichert, staff ext. 223.

Saturday Morning Breakfast Program - Breakfast is served every Saturday morning to those in need.  Volunteers report to Bishop Rhoades Hall from 6 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.  Duties include cooking, cleaning and serving.  Lubiann Reichert, staff, ext 223, coordinator.

Sunday Evening Dinner Program - Dinner is served every Sunday evening to those in need.  Volunteers report to Bishop Rhoades Hall from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Sundays. Duties include cooking, cleaning and serving. Lubiann Reichert, coordinator.  

Shining Light Thrift Shop – Serves economically disadvantaged individuals by providing clothing, household goods, and domestics through free and discount programs.  Volunteer opportunities available in the shop Wednesday through Saturday.  Other volunteer opportunities available such as working with businesses to gain needed items; eBay sales, etc.; working with schools/businesses to do drives for needed items; fundraising; handyman services; etc.  Contact Gail Kline at 234-2436. 

Winter Overnight Outreach - Assists a program coordinated by the Christian Churches United to offer shelter to the homeless during the cold winter months. Located at Susquehanna Harbor / Safe Haven, 1805 North 12th Street, Harrisburg, from December through March.