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Commission for Women – Volunteer Opportunities for the Bethesda Mission Women’s Shelter
June 4, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Join the Penn State Commission for Women in two volunteer opportunities benefiting Bethesda Mission Women’s Shelter. As part of the ongoing expansion of the Women’s Shelter, the Mission needs help collecting plants and gardening tools, as well as planting and tending the grounds on Family Gardening Day.
Help make a difference by beautifying the new quiet gardens and active play areas for local women in need.
For any questions, please contact Terri Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gardening Supply Drive
- Garden Tools: hand spades/hand trowels, rakes, pruning shears, gardening gloves, shovels, hand weeders
- Plants: Hostas, Ornamental Grass, Thrift, Coral Bells, Yucca
- Flowers: Pansies, Wildflowers, Daisies, Daylilies, Phlox, Russian Sage, Lavender, Marigolds, Black-eyed Susan, Sedum, Foxglove, Catmint, Lamb’s Ear, Dianthus, Mums, Geraniums
- Shrubs: Butterfly Bush, Hydrangeas
- 2 Gallon Watering Cans
- Garden kneelers and seats
- Kneeler pads
Please see below for contact information to coordinate donation drop-off.
|Name||Phone||Location||Dates & Times|
|Raz Abdulqadiremail@example.com||C: 717.802.0150||BMR, C5814 (Hershey)||M-F, 9a – 5:30p|
|Windy Alfordfirstname.lastname@example.org||C: 720.945.5993||SSB, Suite 200 (Hershey)||Contact to coordinate day/time.|
|Laura Anselmiemail@example.com||C: 310.254.4294||C2803, HVI (Hershey)||M-F, 9a – 10:30a|
|Beckie Bomgardnerfirstname.lastname@example.org||X6721||Breast Care Center
30 Hope Dr, Entrance A (Hershey)
|M-F 8a – 4:30p|
|Tracey Carsonemail@example.com||X321660||H2407, Surgical Services (Hershey)||TU, W, FR 7:30a – 4p|
c/o Jennifer Faiola
|X284119||C3608, Ob/Gyn (Hershey)||M, W, TH, F 8a – 4p|
c/o Marin Romberger
|firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com||C: 610.378.2840
|Bern Specialty Suite 2494 Bernville Rd, Suite G02 (Reading)||M-TH 8a – 4p
F 8a – 3p
|Terri Smithfirstname.lastname@example.org||C: 908.619.7338||Humanities, C1743 (across from ABP)
|Any after Mon, 5/9|
|To-Nhu Vuemail@example.com||C: 717.542.8816||UPC (Hershey)||M-F 8a – 4p|
|Sherie Wyliefirstname.lastname@example.org||X8324||COM Main Entrance (Hershey)||Contact to coordinate day/time.|
Family Gardening Day
Saturday, June 4
9 a.m. to noon
Bethesda Women’s Mission, Harrisburg (address will be shared in confirmation email prior to event)
Dig in to make a difference! Join us as we create a beautiful backyard retreat for the residents of the Women’s Shelter. All levels of gardeners are welcome!
Registration required. For more information, please contact Terri Smith at email@example.com.
For more information on the Bethesda Women’s Mission, please visit bethesdamission.org/our-ministries/womens-mission.