Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity?

If you are, Friends Association is the right place for you!

Our volunteers are critical to the success of each family's journey to a lifestyle of self-sufficiency. Your time and skills, offered in volunteer service, supplement Friends Association’s efforts to empower homeless and at-risk families in finding the way to a permanent home!

We have opportunities for you or your group to volunteer with us and make a difference in the life of a family in need.

You can serve at Friends Association in the areas of:

• Group Projects
• Administrative Support
• Program Support
• Maintenance Support
• Seasonal Programs
• Family and Children Support
• Internships


To join our VOLUNTEER TEAM, please contact Emma Koontz, Development and Volunteer Associate, by phone at 610-431-3598, ext 205 or via email.

Current Positions


Give the gift of security
to a family
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Your gift will help homeless families with children achieve lasting independence.

SOS Network
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Would you like to help families set up a new home? It's easy—join our SOS Network.


Wish List
Child's Photo Things our Children and Families always need:
  • Giant or Acme gift cards for food
  • Kmart or Walmart gift cards for clothing and other necessities
  • NEW bed pillows
  • Rite Aid cards for formula, diapers, medications (Rite Aid is walking distance from the shelter)
  • New twin size bed sheets, blankets, and bedspreads
  • New kitchen and bath linens
  • Paper products: paper towels, toilet paper, and napkins
  • Personal care items: shampoo, toothpaste, etc.
  • And for fun . . . movie gift cards
Please call Marie Paxson if you would like to donate any items on our Wish List. 610-431-3598, ext 201.