Yale Day of Service 2015

Yale Day of Service: Saturday, May 9th in the morning


Outdoor Volunteer Event

PA Horticultural Society/ Eastern State Penitentiary Terrace Garden

22nd St. & Fairmount Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19130

9:00am to 12:00noon

Join us for a garden clean up and planting event with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society on the grounds of The Eastern State Penitentiary Museum. We will work on the long terraces in the front of this historic site, a wonderful border of ornamental grasses, woody shrubs, and perennials which provide habitat for birds, butterflies and bees. Come and help with planting, pruning, weeding, and watering. Alumni, their partners, families and friends are welcome.


Indoor Volunteer Event

RE-Store / Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Event – On Site

2318 Washington Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19146

Site to be determine – either Kensington or South Philly location

9:00am to 1:00pm

Join us at the RE-Store, a furniture, appliances and hardware store operated by Habitat for Humanity. We will assist in cleaning, processing, organizing, and stocking donations. This event is limited to 10 adults – alumni, their partners and friends.


At-home Volunteer Event

RE-Store / Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Event – Donation

Donate household items you no longer use to the RE-Store. Consider this donation part of your spring cleaning. Sign up at the Yale Day of Service website, and Lisa Slade Martin will email you a link to the donation form to schedule a pick up at your home or office, at a time convenient for you.