Clothing Drive for Syria
YCC youth collected more than 150 bags of clothes, shoes and jackets and delivered to the Narenj Tree foundation (www.narenjtree.org). Narenj Tree foundation is dedicated to assisting refugees by providing them with the most basic supplies for day-to-day life such as clothing, food, medical supplies, and personal hygiene supplies.
Day of Dignity – October every year
Youth from YCC help with the preparation and distribution of over 700 gift packages that include winterizing kits, personal hygiene kits as well as a hot meal to beneficiaries in October every year, starting in 2015. This event is organized by the Islamic Relief USA with support from various organizations like FeedPhilly, Amana Foundation and YCC.
Serving Food at Safe Harbor
YCC youth volunteer at the Safe Harbor shelter on the 4th Saturday every month. We prepare and serve a hot meal to patrons at the shelter
Cleanup of Family shelter at Friends
YCC youth volunteered at the Friends association (www.friendsassoc.org) in West Chester to clean up a family shelter. Friends association provides emergency family shelter to keep parents and children together with their homeless prevention and outreach programs.