Project SHARE of Carlisle
Rating: 5 stars 5 reviews
Location: 5 North Orange Street Suite 4 Carlisle PA 17013 USA
Results: We have served 12600 households as of November in 2009; up 14% from last year. We have enthusiastic cooking classes for both recipient children and adults. 50 % of the households gross under $12,000 per year, and less than 1% have only public assistance as their income. Most are underemployed, and are without childcare and healthcare benefits. 33% are children.
Target demographics: low-income individuals and families
Direct beneficiaries per year: 3500 individuals per month. That includes over 390 low-income seniors and 700 children
Geographic areas served: Carlisle, Mt. Holly Springs, Boiling Springs, Gardners, Plainfield, Middlesex, New Kingstown, and Carlisle Springs
Programs: basic food items, fresh produce, and nutrition education. We also have cooking classes for children and adults.
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Everyone at Project SHARE is completely committed to its mission. They are all dedicated to helping those in our community through education and resources. I am proud to be a part of such a wonderful organization!
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
seeing the recipients' thankful faces and hugs.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
provide them more funds.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
learning more about my community and the wonderful people who live here.
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
feed so many people!
Ways to make it better...
I could spend more time.
In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...
long-term fund raising.
One thing I'd also say is that...
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About every month
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