Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley recently announced the results of their 2018 Holiday Hope Chests program. Holiday Hope Chests is a national project adopted by the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley, in partnership with Enterprise Holdings, UGI and other supporters to help less fortunate children living in the Lehigh Valley. Each year in the Lehigh Valley, generous supporters take part in the Holiday Hope Chests program- creating magical holiday memories for local children.
This was the biggest year yet!
- 7,700 requested Holiday Hope Chests
- 240 Holiday Hope Chests donors
Special thanks was given to this year’s largest supporters.
- Art of Dance
- Enterprise Holding
- Guardian Life Insurance
- LG Photography
- Northampton County Barr Association
- Moravian Academy Middle School
- Ocean Spray
- St Thomas More Religious Education
In addition to the supporters, there was also had a record number of volunteers helping to organize and coordinate the drop off and pick up of the Holiday Hope Chests.
About Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley
The Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley is committed to educating, motivating and coordinating programs and services in promotion of engaging volunteers in our community. Their mission is “to be the premier resource to connect, empower & transform an inclusive and engaged diverse culture within the Greater Lehigh Valley by partnering with people, businesses and nonprofits through volunteer coordination, leadership development and recognition”.
In 2018 over 25,000 volunteers were recruited to serve more than 400 agencies across the Lehigh Valley, saving our community significant dollars.
For more information, visit www.volunteerlv.org or call (610) 807-0336.