Seeking Volunteer Teams for Philadelphia Cares Day

Posted on September 12, 2003

In One Day, You Can Make a World of Difference!

The School District of Philadelphia (the nation’s seventh largest) educates more than 260,000 students in 270 buildings. On October 4, Philadelphia Cares invites you to join thousands of other caring volunteers who will roll up their sleeves to improve our city’s public schools by painting classrooms, restoring playgrounds, and creating green spaces. Philadelphia Cares Day is a marathon day of service that gives our children attractive and more functional learning places.

Organize Your Team Today!
A team of volunteers can be any size. So gather your neighbors, co-workers, alumni associations, church groups, friends and family, and join us. We guarantee you will have a great time! Call Philadelphia Cares at 215-564-4544 or visit us online at

Become A Leader!
Philadelphia Cares is seeking leaders to manage volunteers on site at each of the 150 participating schools. If you would like to help volunteers make a difference, and would like to serve as a liaison bewteen Philadelphia Cares and the school staff, please contact Terry Baxter ASAP: or call 215-564-4544.

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