Volunteer at RMHC of the Philadelphia Region
The heart of RMHC of the Philadelphia Region is our Volunteer program. There is so much that our volunteers do to help make our programs comfortable and supportive places for our families.
***Due to the global pandemic of COVID-19, volunteer opportunities at both of our Houses are very limited. Limiting visitors is a precaution we are taking to keep our entire community safe during these times, but we miss seeing our volunteers every day. If you are interested in becoming a regular volunteer with us, please complete the application to the right of this page, and we will connect with you when it is safe to have in-person volunteers once again. Thank you!***
We have a limited onsite opportunities for individuals who possess the following skill sets:
- Skilled building maintenance volunteers in construction or HVAC or plumbing episodically or ongoing opportunities.
- Culinary/Food Service volunteers comfortable in mass food production environment
- Van Drivers between 21 and 65 years of age that are good safe drivers to transport families from Chestnut Street House to CHOP in our 14 passenger vehicle (Shift are 8am to 1pm, 1pm to 6pm, and 6pm to 9pm)
How to Apply
If you would like to volunteer your time to RMHC of the Philadelphia Region please click here to complete the form online. You can also contact Lori-Anne Miller at 215.387.8406 x 1150. Thank you for your interest in helping the families we support.
There Are Many Other Ways You Can Help!
- Sponsor A Meal
Provide a pizza party, catered meal, or holiday-themed meal to our families. Donations of $500+ cover the full cost of a meal for all of our families. To learn more, contact Lori-Anne Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Donated American Express Points
Your company’s AmEx points can be converted into gift cards and hotel stays for the families we serve. For more information, contact Chris Callanan at email@example.com.
- Participate in an Event
Our 2021 calendar is full of virtual events like Read for the House and our Book Club, in-person Hit ‘Em for the House Golf Outing, and more. Click here to view our events calendar.
- Assemble Kits
To make our families’ time at the House a little easier, assemble toiletry, dress-up, activity, or spa kits off-site and ship them to the House. Click here for more details.
- Organize a Wish List Drive
View our Wish List to see what we need. We prefer you to ship items to us. Appointments for delivery must be scheduled in advance by emailing Linda Pusatere at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a current RMHC of the Philadelphia Region volunteer, thank you for volunteering your time with us! Click on the login button to schedule a shift or to sign-up for an event. If you would like to volunteer your time with us, please click on the Volunteer Application button and complete the online form. You can also contact Linda Parry at 215.387.8406 x 1149.
Some companies will match employee or retiree volunteer hours with a financial contribution. Search below to see what matching gift options are available through your employer.