Get involved with your community by help out the Center in various ways!


Monetary Donations

Your donations help us enrich the lives of families in the Harrisburg area. Thank you for your support! Click below to donate via credit, debit, or PayPal account.

Volunteer Opportunities

Neighborhood Center exists with the financial, in-kind, and volunteer support of thousands of caring individuals. Volunteer Opportunities include, but are not limited to: Serving on a committee, interior clean-up day or yard work, play board games with children on Tuesday game nights, assist with bulk mailings, provide a breakfast or lunch for our children and event and fundraiser planning.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the Center at 717-233-6541.

HERSHEYPARK Volunteer Opportunities

Neighborhood Center is looking for volunteers to help us raise money for the Center by volunteering at HERSHEYPARK during the summer. Volunteers are needed for various weekday and weekend dates in June, July, August, and September.

Volunteers assist operators at major rides, operate easy-to-run rides, enforce height restrictions and other safety rules, and sweep and maintain general cleanliness of midways. They work either an 8-hour day shift or 6-hour evening shift and must be 18 years of age. Their hourly wage is paid to the Center. Volunteers receive a complimentary HERSHEYPARK admission voucher.

If you are interested or want more information, please call the Center at 717-233-6541.

Join the UMCmarket 

Start creating donations for Neighborhood Center by joining the UMCmarket! Did you know that the Center can benefit from your regular on-line shopping?

1) Start by visting 2) Go to the left, enter your email-address and a password and click Register/Log in. 3) Search for Neighborhood Center under the organizations tab. 4) Click to join Neighborhood Center. Now every time you shop your favorite stores through the UMCmarket, the stores will donate a portion of your purchase back to the Center!

Share the Joy!

The more people that know about the Center and what we do for the community, the better! Share our website, social media and story to your friends, families, and neighbors and encourage them to get involved in our mission for betters lives, better community, and better Harrisburg! Your involvement in the Centers helps us enrich the lives of families in the Harrisburg area.

Join the GIANT A+ Rewards Program

Click here to enroll in the Giant A+ Rewards Program designating Neighborhood Center as one of your schools.


1801 N. 3rd Street
Harrisburg, PA 17102

Phone: 717-233-6541
Fax: 717-233-6554