CCDF is home to the Local Salvation Army Service Unit for Coraopolis

site

1000 5th Ave

HOURS

By Appointment

Team

  • Sam Jampetro, Chairman
  • Lisa Wilson, Human Services Coordinator
  • Teresa Reilly, Treasurer 

The Coraopolis Service Unit services the areas of Coraopolis, Moon, and Crescent.

Hours are by appointment only in order to protect the privacy of our clients. To schedule an appointment, call and leave a message at (412) 329-8247. Messages are checked several times daily and returned within 24-48 hours.

Please consider volunteering to ring a bell during our Christmas kettle campaign. The Kettle Drive makes a huge difference in Coraopolis, because 87% of all funds collected go directly to service residents from our service area.

 

services offered

1.

Financial Assistance for Emergency Needs, including:

  • Rent Assistance
  • Utilities
  • Food
  • Prescription Copays
  • Clothing/Furniture Vouchers

2.

Treasures for Children and Project Bundle Up

  • Christmas gifts provided for children ages 0-12.
  • Vouchers available to purchase a new coat for area seniors and children.
  • Applications for this program are available beginning in October.

3.

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Sheetz for the Kidz

  • Sheetz has partnered with our Salvation Army Service Unit to receive Christmas wish lists from local families.
  • Sheetz employees volunteer their time to shop, wrap and host holiday parties for the children and their families.
  • At the holiday parties, Santa greets the children and presents them with new toys, clothes and other basic needs purchased specifically for them.
  • The children and their families enjoy food, crafts, games and an opportunity to take pictures with Santa.   

4.

 

Camp Allegheny

Week-long summer overnight camp (transportation included) is offered for $25/week. Scholarships are available. Additional information can be found here.