Community Service

The Community Service page is designed as a place to display the community service completed by the Fraternities at WPI as well as providing a list of organizations for chapters to complete service work with. 

Friends of Institute Park

Friends of Institute Park's goals are to support, improve and enhance Institute Park.

Contact:

Paul Levenson

Paul@tuckermanhall.org

Habitat for Humanity Restore

Our ReStores sell donated new and gently used home furnishings and building materials, and are open to the public! The proceeds from all items sold at ReStore go to funding Habitat's mission to build homes, communities, and hope.

Contact:

HFH Restore: (508) 799-9259 x 113

VOLUNTEER@HABITATMWGW.ORG

Mustard Seed Soup Kitchen

We are a community inspired by the example of Dorothy Day. We provide takeout dinners each weekday from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Volunteers can arrive at 5pm to help setup and serve, or at 6:15pm to help clean up.

Contact:

Mike: 508-499-9638

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0a4ea9af22a6fe3-volunteer

https://mustardseedcw.org/

Veterans Inc.

Veterans Inc. is a national leader in ending homelessness among veterans. We have one of the highest rates in the nation – 85% – for transitioning veterans out of homelessness.

Contact:

donations@veteransinc.org

508-791-1213 x 1154

Greater Worcester Land Trust

The Greater Worcester Land Trust is a small non-profit (501 c 3) organization located in Worcester, Massachusetts. GWLT was incorporated August 24, 1987 and is dedicated to preserving and protecting Worcester County’s critical open space.

Contact:

508-795-3838

gwlt@gwlt.org

Worcester Animal Rescue League

Founded initially by a group of women determined to save overworked and abused farm horses, WARL’s services have expanded and changed to protect, care, and love our cats and dogs throughout Central Massachusetts.

Contact:

(508) 853-0030

Kristin@worcesterarl.org

https://worcesterarl.org/

Second Chance

Second Chance Animal Services is a nonprofit animal welfare organization founded in 1999.  Second Chance began as an animal shelter and grew to help more pets in need.

Contact:

cathy.powers@secondchanceanimals.org

(508) 867-5525

https://www.secondchanceanimals.org/

Boys and Girls Club of Worcester

As one of the largest youth development agencies in Central Massachusetts, we provide mentoring, programs, and services that help youth reach their full potential.

Contact:

volunteering@bgcworcester.org

https://www.bgcworcester.org/

Community Harvest Project

Community Harvest Project is a non-profit farm that engages and educates volunteers to grow fresh fruits and vegetables for hunger relief.

Contact:

Wayne McAuliffe

Volunteer Coordinator

wayne@community-harvest.org

https://community-harvest.org/

Abby's House

Abby’s House (Abby Kelley Foster House, Inc.) was founded in Worcester, MA in 1976. A nonprofit organization, we provide shelter and affordable housing, as well as advocacy and support services, to homeless, battered, and low-income women, with or without children.

Contact:

https://abbyshouse.org/