The community partners below have worked with students in the past and are eager to answer questions, share information, and work with volunteers. Please contact them directly for more information.
Before choosing where to volunteer, check out "Volunteering. What to know before you go" that comes with insight from our community partners.
United Way of Carlisle and Cumberland County145 S Hanover St Carlisle, PA 17013
Lucy Zander, Executive Director; email@example.com
Cumberland County Historical Society
21 N Pitt St. Carlisle, PA 17013
Matthew S. March, Assistant Education Curator
Carlisle Arts Learning Center (CALC)
19 N Hanover St, Carlisle, PA 17013
Carrie Breschi, Executive Director; firstname.lastname@example.org
44 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013
Crystal Kearns, Board President
REACH Dance Group
61 North West Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Jason Reed; email@example.com
Carlisle Area Family Life Center
155 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 1701
Maternity, newborn layettes, infant clothing to 2T available, as well as diapers & related infant supplies.
Lori Peters, Executive Director; firstname.lastname@example.org
Carlisle Area Family YMCA
331 South West Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Promotes personal growth, enhances family values, and provides community service through programs that are available to all. Many child, youth and family programs are offered.
Justin Rose, Senior Program Director; email@example.com
301 G St., Carlisle, PA 17013
YWCA support groups include: ADD Support Group, Rape Crisis Services, various recreation programs & summer camp programs.
Hannah Weisberg, Youth Program Manager; firstname.lastname@example.org
Please see the Nearby Faith Communities for area communities of faith that serve those within the Carlisle area.
Carlisle Area Employment Skills Center
Training Center 29 S. Hanover St., Carlisle 17013
Programs include: Adult Basic Education/GED, Adult Literacy, ESL/Civics, Job-Readiness and Employability Skills Training, Support Services for the Homeless and Life Management Skills Workshops. A Family Literacy program is run by the Tri-County.
Joe Kloza, Director of Nurses Aid Program; jkloza@EmploymentSkillsCenter.org
Shelly Brown, Program Manager; sbrown@EmploymentSkillsCenter.org
EMERGENCY SERVICES/SHELTER & HOUSING
American Red Cross of Central Pennsylvania1804 N. 6th Street, Harrisburg, PA 17102; holds events in and around Carlisle
Emergency service for disasters, veteran aid, and community education.
Nikki Otto; email@example.com
Carlisle C.A.R.E.S.45 South West Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Provides emergency shelter for adults at local churches on a rotating basis for adults and a hotel/motel program for families with children. Please refer to cares.carlislegrace.org for more information.
Shari Bellish, Executive Director; firstname.lastname@example.org
Safe Harbour102 West High Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Emergency and bridge housing for females and families with children
Scott Shewell, Community Relations; email@example.com
Salvation Army24 E. Pomfret St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Emergency shelter for men, My Brother's Table daily dinner, clothing and personal care items distributed, thrift shop with limited hours
Trinette Ream, [position]; email
5 N. Orange St. #4, Carlisle, PA 17013
Emergency service for disasters, veteran aid, and community education
Meagan Smith, Volunteer Coordinator; firstname.lastname@example.org
The Arc of Cumberland and Perry Counties71 Ashland Ave, Carlisle, PA 17013 Pam Shenk; email@example.com
Partnership for Better Health
274 Wilson Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Provides funding for area health and wellness programs based upon the sale of the former Carlisle Hospital.
Becca Raley, Executive Director; firstname.lastname@example.org
Sadler Health Center
100 N. Hanover St. Carlisle, PA 17013
Offers dental, medical, mental health, tobacco cessation & health education services.
Elaine Herstek, Executive Director; email@example.com
Elm Street Community Development
53 W South Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authority
114 N. Hanover St. Carlisle, PA 17013
Weekday Hours: 8:00 am. to 5:00 pm. - Provides assistance to persons seeking an affordable home buyer's loan. Free credit & debt counseling is available.
Habitat for Humanity39 Heisers Lane, Carlisle, PA 17015
Jerry Nichols, Director; firstname.lastname@example.org
Big Brother/Sister of the Capitol Region1500 N Second Street Harrisburg, PA 17102
Shannon Moyer, Area Director; email@example.com
Carlisle Area School District
Kim Truckenmiller, Principal, Mooreland Elementary School; firstname.lastname@example.org
Carlisle Area Parks and Recreation Department415 Franklin Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Kristen Zeigler, Community Programs; email@example.com
Rotaract151 West Pomfret Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
Noontime Rotary Club of Carlisle, Rob Barr; firstname.lastname@example.org
Morning Rotary Club of Carlisle, Shirley King; email@example.com