In collaboration with the Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger, Germantown Hunger Network, and Jewish Farm School, Repair the World is planning three fantastic days of service opportunities. Opportunities include:
Friday, April 11: Community Wide Food Drive!
Donate your not-kosher for Passover goods to benefit the Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger! Drop-off sites currently include:
- Tribe Commons (201 S. Camac Street)
- Society Hill Synagogue (418 Spruce Street)
- Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (1299 Church Rd)
- UPenn Chaplaincy (The Locust House - 3643 Locust Walk)
- Germantown Boys & Club (25 W. Penn Street)
- The Waldorf School of Philadelphia (Eagles 2, 7500 Germantown Ave)
- Germantown Friends School (31 W Coulter St)
Saturday, April 12: Walk/Run Against Hunger with The Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger (Benjamin Franklin Parkway)
We need lots of enthusiastic volunteers to help with setting up for the race, breakdown, energetic cheerers, handing out water, helping in the kids tent, and face painting! Check out the link here to sign up for a time slot and activity! To learn more about the Walk/Run Against Hunger, please visit http://www.hungercoalition.org/hungerwalk.
Sunday, April 13: Lot Beautification, Urban Gardening, and Service Learning with the Jewish Farm School (West Philadelphia)
Join our newest initiative, the Philly Farm Crew, and volunteer to help beautify a vacant lot in West Philadelphia at the Ahimsa House (5007 Cedar Avenue) from 1:00pm to 4:00pm for a community garden in the spring, including garden bed prep, fencing, and various other construction projects. Stay for lunch and a discussion surrounding service as a means to address hunger in your community.