Located in the center of Shenandoah, the J.W. Cooper Community Center’s mission is to save and restore the former J.W. Cooper High School to its original condition while simultaneously providing needed benefits to the Shenandoah community and surrounding areas by providing a food bank (Beverly Mattson Memorial Food Bank), clothing, books and toys for those in need. Future plans for a theater, youth center, business incubator, pool and storage space is ongoing thanks to local volunteer efforts.
We are a non-profit thrift store in downtown Pottsville, Pa. designed to financially help other Schuylkill County charities. We sell clean and gently used fashion items for women, men and children at a great value. Everything in our store has been donated to us from our community.
Back In Black Dog Rescue, Inc. is a licensed 501(c)3 non-profit dog rescue founded in 2016, dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of abandoned dogs across the United States. Among our volunteers, fosters, and veterinarians, we provide a safe and loving haven for these dogs until they find their forever homes.
Servants to All is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and is Schuylkill County’s only homeless program with the exception of Schuylkill Women in Crisis serves female domestic violence victims. Servants to All serves both men and women and provides homeless outreach, employment/transportation assistance, food assistance, clothing and other material goods. When funds are available. Our day center in Pottsville operates as the main hub of the program, and an overnight facility at the United Presbyterian Church provides 13 beds for men and women.
The Community Mission Ministries &The Fuller Center for Housing of The Community Mission are non-profit, ecumenical Christian ministries dedicated to eliminating poverty housing worldwide. We believe everyone deserves a simple, decent, and affordable place to live and strive to make that possible through the formation of community partnerships in the U.S. and all over the world.
Homeless Outreach Mission and Evangelism is a mission established to hand out food, clothing, and personal hygiene products at donation areas of food pantries, homeless shelters, parks, streets, Port Authorities, and anywhere else there is a need in New York, New Jersey, Washington D.C., Pennsylvania at this point.
The primary purpose of the Schuylkill Choral Society is to operate a non-profit, volunteer Community organization to learn, rehearse, promote and perform Choral music. Central to our mission is to provide affordable and accessible entertainment to our Community thereby enhancing the cultural life of the Community and creating a deeper appreciation of vocal and instrumental music.
The Arts Barn Gallery is a unique Schuylkill County, PA art and craft gallery featuring original artworks made exclusively by Pennsylvania artists. The Arts Barn is a great place to find a unique gift for anyone on your Holiday gift list. On display is baskets, candles, soaps, stained glass, leather, pottery, jewelry, sculptures, chainsaw carvings, forged metal, paintings, ceramics, wildlife art, photography, textiles, silk scarves, handcrafted wooden furniture, wooden utensils, fused glass, wine jelly, and MORE!!!
The Pottsville Free Public Library provides quality information resources and services to educate, entertain, enrich and strengthen our diverse community. Services are provided not only to residents of the City of Pottsville and the Pottsville Area School District, but to all residents of Schuylkill County and the Pottsville Library District.
Care Net Pregnancy Center of Schuylkill County, now serving as Real Options is life-affirming resource for individuals faced with an unplanned or crisis pregnancy. We offer tangible assistance to our clients in a compassionate and Christ-centered environment.
Schuylkill Area Community Foundation envisions a community that embraces philanthropy to sustain generations today and tomorrow! The Community Foundation encourages philanthropy at all levels, provides comprehensive donor services and responds to changing needs and opportunities in the community including: Animal Welfare, Arts & Culture, Diversity, Education, Environment, Health & Wellness, and Human Services.
Child Development, Inc. provides a high quality, comprehensive preschool education for 600 children in Schuylkill County. As a Head Start, PA PreK Counts, and Keystone STAR 4 child care program, we engage families and provide supportive services to prepare each child for success in school and a lifetime of learning.
Big Impact Group is a mentoring program helping Schuylkill County youth for over 35 years. Through the dedication of our volunteers and strong community support we are able to make this program successful. Thank you to all who continue to support us and let’s continue to grow together as a community.