Our mission is powered by the unwavering support of our volunteers and financial supporters. They are the true cheerleaders behind our cause. We rely on committed individuals, companies, and groups to help us with volunteering, collection drives, and spreading cheer as ambassadors. We offer inclusive volunteer opportunities to meet different needs and abilities. Join us in spreading cheer and become a MEMORY MAKER!View Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteers are always needed to help staff our birthday celebrations. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age to volunteer and clearances (via Childline and PA State Police) are required. For special circumstances we will accommodate volunteers 15-17 with adult supervision.
A birthday party is not complete without delicious birthday treats. We are always in need of volunteers to help bake cupcakes for our birthday parties. The number of guests varies from month to month, but we ask that our baker volunteers be able to accommodate at least four dozen people. We have a no nuts policy.
Volunteers can sign up to sponsor the treat bags for a birthday celebration. We usually need 4 dozen per party. Great family friendly opportunity to get involved.
Volunteer to inventory toys and boutique items and help us create birthday packages. This can be one-time or ongoing at our office. We host this weekly service opportunity on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9-3 p.m. at our headquarters. We will work with companies, groups, and clubs to organize unique, custom volunteer projects.
Volunteers are always needed to help staff our Free Community baby Showers. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age to volunteer and clearances (via Childline and PA State Police) are required. For special circumstances we will accommodate volunteers 15-17 with adult supervision.
A Baby Shower is not complete without delicious treats. We are always in need of volunteers to help bake cookies for our Free Community Baby Showers. The number of guests varies from month to month, but we ask that our baker volunteers be able to accommodate at least four dozen people. We have a no nuts policy.
One of the many ways groups and individuals help support our organization is through a Collection for a Cause, which is an in-kind donation drive. collections are organized for our three divisions, Birthdays, Babies, and Basic Care. We ask that before you launch a Collection for a Cause, please contact us and we can provide additional direction and support.
We distribute Birthday Cheer Boxes (present packages) to over 11,000 children annually. Therefore, we are always in need of toys for all ages 0-18. In every box, we include a mixture of medium sized gift and small stocking stuffer size items.
We celebrate thousands of ‘Babies in the Burgh’ annually and always need formula and baby care items.
Everyone loves to get delicious treats for their birthday! For this collection drive we will provide you with list of our most requested items.
Through the Beverly’s Basics Boutique families receive new clothing, hygiene, and basic care items. Drive needs vary seasonally.
Our teenagers have very specific birthday requests, and gift cards help us purchase those items and serve as great gifts themselves. You can help support these request by collecting gift cards.
We celebrate thousands of children’s birthdays annually. We can match you to your birthday buddy and you can help support his/her special day! You can also organize a Collection for a Cause, host a Facebook Fundraiser, or volunteer with us in honor of your special day. Together we can #sharethecheer.Find your Birthday Buddy