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Day of Caring 2017

Lend your muscle! Nancy Jackson Memorial Day of Caring


Our annual Day of Caring is one great day of giving back!

On Thursday, September 7th you're invited to roll up your sleeves and make a difference by joining hundreds of volunteers throughout Lackawanna and Wayne Counties. Work hands-on to improve lives and create lasting, positive change in our community with United Way’s Nancy Jackson Memorial Day of Caring! This one-day volunteer endeavor has been an annual tradition of caring since 1994 and has grown to be the premiere volunteer effort in our community with the value of completed projects through the years surpassing the $2.5 million mark.

The volunteer projects include landscaping, painting, cleaning, maintenance, beautification, direct client interaction and scores of other critical tasks to benefit the local organizations making a difference in our community everyday.

Pitch in. Give back. Join us.

Who we are

We are a community based multi-service agency serving senior citizens.

What we do

We provide a wide variety of programs that help keep senior citizens in their own homes

as long as possible.  We provide a day care program that is open 11 hours a day Monday thru

Friday.  We also provide volunteer opportunities.


Opportunity Details

Sep 7, 2017 1200 Saginaw Street Scranton, PA 18505
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Painting Telespond

Paint a 20'x40' medical room Full Day Event 9am - 2pm
Volunteer Spots Remaining FULL



Additional Information

Event Hours

9am - 2pm

Details of Provided Meal

Morning - Pastries, coffee, juices Lunch - Hoagies, chips, cake

Details of Provided Drinks

Water, coffee, juices, sodas

Driving Directions

Davis St. exit off I81 to Stafford Avenue. Pass Scranton PO on left, continue to dead end. Turn left, then immediate left into Telespond driveway.