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Turning Points for Children receives so much help each year from hundreds of volunteers and we truly appreciate it.

Volunteer activities happen throughout the year. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested in participating during a day listed below or if you have a specific day and activity to bring a team of volunteers to.   Turning Points First Friday volunteer activities are specifically geared toward corporate team building.

Friday, March 6, 2020: First Friday Volunteer Activity  10am to 12:30pm 415 South 15th Street

Thursday, March 26, 2020: Prom Shop  Noon to 3pm and 3pm to 6pm Prom Shop setup then help foster care teens care pick-out dresses and accessories during shop hours. CUA9, 40th and Market Streets

Friday, March 27, 2020: Prom Shop  3pm to 6pm Prom Shop tidy up and help foster care teens pick-out dresses and accessories. CUA9, 40th and Market Streets

Saturday, March 28, 2020: Prom Shop 11am to 4pm  Help foster care teens pick-out dresses and accessories and then assist with shop clean-up. CUA9, 40th and Market Streets

Friday, April 3, 2020: First Friday Volunteer Activity 10am to 12:30pm 415 South 15th Street

Friday, April 24, 2020: May First Friday in April Volunteer Activity 10am to 12:30pm 415 South 15th Street

Friday, May 1,2020: Turning Points Annual GALA 6pm to 10pm The Franklin Institute

Friday, June 5, 2020: First Friday Volunteer Activity 10am to 12:30pm 415 South 15th Street

Saturday, July 11 or 18, 2020: Clean-up Frankford  9am to noon. Help clean-up the Frankford neighborhood with CUA3. Sweep, pick-up trash and meet new friends at this annual event. CUA3, Church and Griscom Streets

TBD Friday in July 2020: Annual Staff BBQ  8am to 2pm Help set-up, serve food and clean-up during our annual staff BBQ. Belmont Plateau, Fairmount Park

Saturday, Aug. 15 or 22, 2020: Back to School Extravaganza 8am to 3pm Set-up, serve food, run activities, give out back packs and clean-up the annual family event. Kemble Park, West Olney Avenue

Friday, October 2, 2020: First Friday Volunteer Activity 10am to 12:30pm 415 South 15th Street

Friday, October 30, 2020: Halloween Celebration with Turning Points Families Afternoon, Time TBD Halloween activities and candy giveaway. CUA 3, Church and Griscom Streets

Wednesday, November 4, 2020: Brighter Holiday Kick-off  5pm to 7pm at CUA9, 40th and Market Streets. Brighter Holiday Kick-off and Volunteer Thank You

Friday, November 6, 2020: Brighter Holidays 10am to 12:30pm Brighter Holidays gift wrapping and card making. 415 South 15th Street

Friday, December 4, 2029: Brighter Holidays 10am-12:30pm Organize and wrap gifts. 415 South 15th Street

Saturday, December 5, 2020: Brighter Holidays 10am-2pm Organize and wrap gifts. 415 South 15th Street

Saturday, December 12, 2020: Brighter Holidays 10am-2pm Organize and wrap gifts. 415 South 15th Street

Monday to Friday December 14 to 17, 2019 Volunteer events in various locations CUA3, Griscom Street, Frankford  CUA9, 40th and Market Street  CUA5, 3300 Henry Avenue CUA10, 51st and Parkside

Volunteers should be at least 16 years old. We are happy to arrange off site volunteer events and 3rd party fundraisers for those under 16 who want to help. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to find out more.