We are Welcomers- Volunteer and Donation Opportunities

Join NSC in welcoming your new neighbors to Philadelphia! With the results of the 2020 Presidential election, NSC is expecting a substantial increase in the number of arriving refugees. Your support is needed now more than ever to help welcome newcomers to their community and fully-stocked homes. Scroll down to learn how you, your organization or group can get involved in welcoming refugees to Philadelphia. Sign up for one or all opportunities!

Click here to select the volunteer activities which interest you and receive alerts when opportunities are available. 

Opportunity 1- Create a Welcoming Space to Call Home



Opportunity 2- Donate a Welcome Kit

We are accepting in-kind donations that will be placed in a refugee's first home in the U.S. We encourage people to donate them as a kit, but individual items are welcome as well! 

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  • Items from the "Cooking, Kitchen, Make a House a Home, and Kids Activity Kits" can be gently used

Click here to Donate funds towards stocking a refugee's home


Opportunity 3- Start your own Donation Drive

Rally your network for a cause! Click here to learn how to start your own drive



Opportunity 4- Donate or Make Culturally Appropriate Food


Opportunity 4- Welcome New Neighbors

Sign up to be a part of the Airport Welcoming Crew!


 Questions? Contact our Community Support Specialist, Jackie McCann, jmccann@nscphila.org ,(267) 540-8511.