Volunteer Projects

At Chester Area Senior Housing, we need:


  • Obtain mulch and spread it in the garden beds around the building;
  • Obtain bags of small, walkable gravel and spread them on the parking lot islands on top of landscape cloth.
  • Our community room and lobby need window treatments.
  • Paint the vestibule by the mailboxes.
  • Pull weeds.
  • Prune trees.
  • Build or assemble premade shelves in vestibule along the wall so that UPS has a place to leave packages.
  • Replace the tree on the patio.
  • Paint the Community Room.
  • Fix up the fence around the trash area.
  • Install a walkway around the west side of the building.
  • Paint 38 metal apartment front doors a brick red color; place magnetic kick plate at the base of each door.
  • Replace some of the sidewalks.


Items Needed:

  • mulch
  • small stones
  • 4 outdoor chair cushions
  • New kitchen sink for Community Room
  • Door kick plates (38)
  • Two 6-foot lightweight folding tables


Major projects needing funding:

  • New windows
  • Roof replacement
  • Updated A/C
  • Replacement of tubs with accessible showers; new plumbing and tile needed as well