When the school is out, many students miss out on a significant source of nutrition: school breakfast and lunch.
A Philadelphia retiree is making something beautiful out of something ordinary: She transforms pillowcases into precious gifts for girls.
Chester County is one of the highest-income counties in the United States, but there are thousands of low-income people there, too.
At Wings for Success in Malvern, volunteer Jean Kirkaldie is helping Caitlin find the right look from racks of donated used clothing. Jean is just one of 80 volunteers helping women like Caitlin.
These women aren’t offended to be called Knit Wits.
Kathy Orr had a chance meeting with a little girl who’s school friend, Jillian, has cancer. When friends and family pulled together a special night for Jillian, we were there.
Cancer treatments can be particular difficult, especially when raising a family. That’s where a Coatesville non-profit organization called “Cuddle My Kids” comes in.
Say the name Linus and who do you think of? Probably the Peanuts character who was always holding his blanket. The people behind Project Linus call themselves “blanketeers,” and it’s easy to see why.
A choir is not just a choir. It’s a community. A singer is helping local young girls join choirs and find their voices in the hopes girls can change the world.
A retired South Jersey woman could have started a side business teaching music. Instead, she’s giving lessons away for free.
A retired lawyer is helping immigrants fully participate in American life through a Fairhill non-profit called Providence Center. Part of its mission is to provide English lessons to anyone who wants them.
Some local senior citizens are turning their free time into free help for charity. It all started with a volunteer at an Elkins Park synagogue. She wanted to give senior citizens a place to socialize. Now the eight members are paying it forward.
Small donations from a lot of people can change a life. That’s what a local cancer patient saw when she reached out for help.
Nine-month-old Nadiya came into this world early, at a time when her family had only one income.
A college experience might seem out of reach for adults with intellectual disabilities. But thanks to a program at Temple University, some of those people are finding themselves on campus and in class.