The foundation serves as a convener of Delaware County nonprofit meetings and conferences.

The foundation serves as a convener, bringing together business and community leaders, funders and nonprofits to address critical issues. You can check this page regularly for information about Delaware County nonprofit meetings and conferences. And you can join our email list to keep up to date about these events.

Expectant and New Moms’ Family Dinners

First Thursday of each month, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Dates: June 6
Hosted by Baby’s 1st Project
Healthy Start & Nurse-Family Partnership Offices
2602 W. 9th Street, Third Floor | Chester, PA
To RSVP please email Denise Robinson,
or call (610) 497-7344.

Bringing Baby to Breast – Breastfeeding as a Foundation for a Healthy Community

Thursday, June 20, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Hosted by Delaware County Breastfeeding Coalition
Chester City Hall
1 E. 4th Street, | Chester, PA
RSVP
Questions? Contact: Katie Kenyon

Saturdays: April 27, May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 8 (10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
The Foundation for Delaware County’s Healthy Start & Nurse-Family Partnership Offices
2602 W. 9th Street, Third Floor | Chester, PA
To RSVP please email Denise Robinson, or call (610) 497-7344.
Stork’s Nest is an incentive-based, prenatal health promotion program for low-income pregnant women. It is a national partnership between Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and the March of Dimes that encourages women to make and keep prenatal care appointments and participate in prenatal educational classes. The program in Chester is run by the Rho Chi Zeta chapter of the sorority and in partnership with The Foundation for Delaware County’s programs – Healthy Start, Nurse-Family Partnership and the Delaware County WIC Program.

Mommy’s Chat and Chew

Every Tuesday, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Healthy Start & Nurse-Family Partnership Offices
2602 W. 9th Street, Third Floor | Chester, PA
To RSVP please email Ashlynn Wittmann,
or call (610) 497-7324.
This is an open group for new moms and moms-to-be.

Parent Cafes

Every Monday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Healthy Start & Nurse-Family Partnership Offices
2602 W. 9th Street, Third Floor | Chester, PA
To RSVP please email Ashlynn Wittmann,
or call (610) 497-7324.
A safe place for parents with substance use disorder to connect and share successes and challenges of parenting. Pregnant women and parents of young children are welcome to attend. Food and childcare will be provided.

More Upcoming Meetings

Community Events

DelCo’s Deaf Community – Barriers & Bridges
Thursday, May 23, 2:00 – 4:15 pm
Delaware County Intermediate Unit (Rms 171-172)
200 Yale Ave. | Morton, PA
Register: Bill Lockard
Interpreters will be provided – other accommodations upon request
Meet panel of various Deaf people, learn about many challenges, successes, approaches, and resources.

Catholic Social Services Parent & Expectant Mom Classes
Mondays, 11:00 a.m.: InJoy – Pregnancy, Birth and Newborn
Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.: Mommy & Me

Wednesdays by appointment: Diaper Bank 
Catholic Social Services
130 East 7th St. | Chester, PA
For more details contact Linda Barnard: (610) 876-7101 Ext. 271