Help Catholic Charities Build a Playground!

Posted on September 21, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Have Fun Helping Disabled Children We Serve

Our Catholic Charities affiliate, Astor Services of Children and Families, is excited to announce our partnership with KaBOOM! Playground and Disney to build a 2,500 sq. ft. playground!


Please help us help kids:

Who: You – and approximately 200 fellow volunteers 

What's Provided: Breakfast, lunch and plenty of water will be provided.  

Also T-shirts, reusable water bottles, gloves, and other safety materials will be provided for  projects that need them. 



Prep Day 1Tuesday, October 3, 2017 
35 volunteers are needed.

  • 8:00 AM - Volunteers arrive and register
  • 5:00 PM - All prep work completed (approximate time)

Prep Day 2: Wednesday, October 4, 2017
15 volunteers from the community should be on "stand-by" in case they are needed.

  • 8:00 AM - Volunteers arrive and register
  • TBD - All prep work completed

Build Day:  Thursday, October 5, 2017 
200 volunteers needed.

  • 7:00 AM - Team Leaders arrive
  • 8:30 AM - Volunteers arrive and register 
  • 9:00 AM - Kick-off ceremony
  • 3:00 PM - Ribbon-cutting ceremony


Where:  Astor’s Lawrence Hickey Center in Eastchester, 4010 Dyre Avenue, Bronx, NY 10466 Bronx, NY

What could be more fun than building a playground?

Sign Up Now!

View a timelapse video from a past Kaboom! build Day

Catholic Charities is responding to the needs of our neighbors during the 
COVID-19 pandemic.

For Help Call 888-744-7900