Get Involved

Do you want to make a meaningful impact?

The Brandywine Health Foundation partners with hundreds of organizations on a wide variety of endeavors driven by volunteer energy.  Whether you’re looking to give a day every week or just an hour a month, we’ll help you find the perfect match for your skills and interests, with just the right time commitment.

Get connected to your community as we build a healthier Coatesville area together!

Please email or call Stephanie Vargas at 610-380-9080 to discuss the possibilities!

 

 

Thousands of remarkable volunteers, from our committed Board of Directors to our event volunteers, facilitated everything we’ve accomplished to build a stronger, healthier Coatesville.  We hope you, too, will choose to join us!

We’ll help you focus your volunteer skills in a rewarding and tangible way.  Get involved planning special events like the annual Strawberry Festival.  Work with our community’s youth.  Greet customers at the Consignment Shop.  Support our primary care and dental care services.  Take photographs.  Map out marketing strategies.  The possibilities are endless!

To join our active and engaged volunteer team, please email Stephanie Vargas or call her at 610-380-9080.  Or complete the Volunteer Sign-Up Form here.

 

 

About the Strawberry Festival:

The Strawberry Festival is an annual four-day festival that benefits the greater Coatesville community. It is a family-friendly event with something for everyone! There are carnival rides, live music, delicious food, strawberry shortcake, pony rides, shopping, fireworks, and much more! The event is free to attend and each activity is pay as you go.

Please save the date for the 45th Annual Strawberry Festival – Thursday, June 1 – Sunday, June 4th. Held on the beautiful grounds of Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville. For up to date information, please visit our website, or follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Become a Sponsor:

There are many exciting sponsorship opportunities for the Strawberry Festival. Please click here to learn more, or you may contact Stephanie Vargas, Associate Director of Development and Communication, at: 610.380.9080 x105 or email.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Would you like to join this exciting event? Become a volunteer and give back to your community while having a great time! We have opportunities for individuals, groups, businesses, and families! Gather your friends, colleagues, neighbors, or family and join us at this exciting event this spring!

Please contact Stephanie Vargas at 610.380.9080 x105 or by email to sign-up today!

Join us for this very special evening as we celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Garden Party
and kick off the Strawberry Festival presented by KeyBank and PECO.

“Moonlight in Morocco”

Wednesday May 24, 2017 ~ 6-9 pm

Experience the sweet, spicy flavors of Morocco and the exotic transformation of Springbank Farm, the beautiful home of Jennifer and Robert McNeil. Enjoy cocktails and a light supper with old friends and new. Indulge in the popular “Battle of the Berries at Brandywine” sponsored by Univest ~ Banking, Insurance, Investments. Cap off the evening with a brilliant fireworks display!

The annual Garden Party is the most important fundraising events for the Brandywine Health Foundation. Funds raised from this very popular event are invested in organizations that help our neighbors in Coatesville live healthier lives, inspire our young people through programs like the Coatesville Area Youth Philanthropy Program, create a safe, vibrant community with projects like the “Greening Coatesville” Initiative, and allows us to respond to that next great project or program around the corner.

Become a Sponsor / Purchase Tickets Online Today (click here)

Download Sponsorship Opportunities and Reply Form

BHF Garden Party Invitation

Sponsors at the $1,000 level and above are invited to a Private VIP Reception on Thursday , April 20th at the stunning new home of our friends and board member, Sam Slater and Lornie Forbes.

There are just a few more exclusive sponsorship opportunities left that offer increased visibility and marketing. For more information, contact Jill Whitcomb, Vice President for Development and Communication at: 610.380.9080 x103 or email.

Directions to Springbank Farm

Consign/Donate:

Consignment Information:
Open Consignments
Consignor receives a 60% commission
Limit of 16 items.

Monday thru Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
* Numbers available from 9:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Saturday – by appointment only
Please call 610.269.8622

Donations Accepted:

Do you have quality, unwanted items in your home or closet? Consider giving them a good home at the Brandywine Consignment Shop! They accept clothing, household items, shoes, children’s clothing, furniture and more. You will be provided with a tax receipt for your items and receive instant gratification in knowing that your donation helps to support the health and well-being of those in our community via grants that promote health equality, healthy youth and a healthy community.

For details and more information, please click here.

Shop & Hours of Operation:

The Brandywine Consignment Shop has lots of incredible items at fantastic prices! This is your one-stop shop for everything from women’s clothing to home décor to jewelry and items for kids. Not only will you be able to fill your closet and home with trendy goods, you’ll save money compared to shopping a department or big box store; but you’ll also give back to your community. The funds made from the sales at the consignment shop are donated to the Brandywine Health Foundation in support of the physical and mental health agencies in the Brandywine Center. Shop now and help your Coatesville Community!

Hours:
Monday through Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturdays 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Brandywine Consignment Shop
610.269.8622

368 West Uwchlan Avenue (Rt. 113), Downingtown, PA 19335
Conveniently located near Coatesville, Exton, Paoli, Phoenixville and West Chester, PA

Volunteer!:

If you love the Brandywine Consignment Shop, then why not volunteer? There are plenty of exciting volunteer opportunities at the Little Yellow House with a Big Mission. For more information or to sign-up, please call Nancy Oliver, Brandywine Consignment Shop Manager, at 610.269.8622.

For more information on the Brandywine Consignment Shop, please click here.

The Brandywine Health Foundation has over 800 active volunteers working on making Coatesville a healthier community.  Staff members rely on an army of individuals, philanthropists and business leaders.  Whether you can give an hour a day, a few days a month, or one day a year, the Brandywine Health Foundation has a place for you in our volunteer community.  Join other like-minded individuals and help to transform Coatesville into a healthier place for all of our neighbors.

I want to volunteer with the Brandywine Health Foundation – sign me up today!