Get Involved

“The road to success is not crowded because while most are looking for ways to take, the truly successful people are finding ways to give. With a giving attitude, every situation is an opportunity for success.”
– Author Unknown

How You Can Get Involved!

Volunteering Opportunities at CSC

Classroom Assistants – Love spending time with pre-school aged children in a structured setting? Volunteer in one of our Head Start classrooms located throughout the Lehigh Valley one, two, or all five days a week. As a Classroom Assistant, you will assist the teacher with daily classroom activities.

*If you are a College student looking to do observation hours for a credit class, please contact Denine Micklus at

*Beginning April 2013, ALL individuals who are scheduled to participate in program services/activities, must have the following:

  • A current mantoux TB test
  • A PA criminal background clearance (will accept clearance if it is dated within a year of date of starting a volunteer assignment)
  • PA child abuse clearance (will accept clearances if it is dated within a year of date of starting a volunteer assignment)
  • Participate in orientation, supervision and evaluation

(Costs of the clearances and background checks are a responsibility of the volunteer and must be given to Volunteer Coordinator at time of orientation.)

General Office Assistants –Enjoy the office setting? We occasionally have bulk mailings, filing, and shredding tasks that need to be completed.

Download a Volunteer Registration
Download a Volunteer Permission Form for Students Under Eighteen (18) Years of Age
Download a PA Criminal Clearance ($10 – Credit Card and Printer Required)
Child Abuse Clearance ($10 Money Order – is not available on-line. Please contact and one can be mailed to you)

To volunteer, please contact:
Amanda Buss, Development Manager | 610-437-6000 ext. 2112

Other Ways to help

In-Kind Donors – Looking to get rid of new or gently used children’s books? Or would you like to “adopt” a low income family around the holidays? CSC is always looking for groups or organizations to hold “drives” that would benefit the families and programs.

Monetary Donors – Do children have a special place in your heart? Let Community Services for Children be your charity of choice! Contact us today for a tour or printed material on how we prepare children and their families to succeed in learning and in life. Click on DONATE NOW below or contact Sara George at 610-437-6000 ext. 2101 or

Donation Line, – looking to get rid of an old vehicle? Let Donation Line help you find a buyer and 90% of proceeds will be donated to CSC. For further information and guidelines please visit their website.

To help, please contact:
Amanda K. Buss, Development Manager | 610-437-6000 ext. 2112

Looking to fulfill an internship?
Contact us for areas in Development, Early Education, Finance, and Office Administration.