Parking and Other Info

WHAT TO WEAR?

  • We recommend that all volunteers wear the following:
    • Closed-toe shoes
    • Comfortable pants or shorts
    • Work gloves
    • Protective eye wear and/or hat
    • Sun screen 
    • Bug spray

HOURS AND DAYS

  • 5 days a week: Monday-Thursday, Saturday
    • Monday-Thursday: 8 am – 4 pm
    • Saturday: 8 am - 3 pm 

PARKING

  • Parking is on 13th Street in front of the Mansion
  • Do NOT park in the parking lot beside the Mansion or you will be towed

CHECK-IN/WAIVERS/T-SHIRTS

  • Check-in will take place in the living room at the Mansion at 333 S 13th St Harrisburg, PA 17104
  • Each volunteer MUST sign a waiver before volunteering. Waivers will be collected at the time of check-in 
  • T-shirts will be given to your group representative(s) at the time of check-in unless you’ve coordinated to pick t-shirts up in advance 

SAFETY TIPS

  • Understand the assignment. Stick together. No one goes anywhere alone. 
  • Stay in the assigned area. Do not enter houses or vehicles. 
  • Use equipment that you know how to operate.  Keep track of tools.  Use common sense. 
  • At the end of the day, bring all tools to the Mansion. Put away tools as instructed. 
  • Drink plenty of water! 
  • Debris goes on the curb in three separate piles: Yard Waste; Tires; Garbage.

END OF THE DAY

  • Return to the Mansion with your team and tools. Put away tools as instructed. 
  • If you need documentation of your volunteer hours, please report to the check-in table

ADDITIONAL REMINDERS 

  • Feel free to bring additional snacks and drinks for your group 
  • All volunteers must be at least 11 years of age
  • If you volunteer more than one day, please check in daily