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: April 4
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.

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.

More Upcoming Meetings

Community Events

Nutrition Links
Catholic Social Services
Dates: April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
130 East 7th Street | Chester, PA
Contact (610) 245-9700 for more info or email Linda Barnard
Teaching people how to eat better for less.

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

Trauma Informed Counseling
Chester Community Coalition
12 weeks on Thursday evenings starting Feb. 21
703 Central Ave. | Chester, PA
Registration is required: Contact (610) 368-0714 for more info or email Alexia Clark
FREE trauma support services to Chester families directly affected by violence. Groups are led by experienced, licensed professionals. FREE door-to-door van transportation, supper, and childcare provided.

Strengthening Families (for families with children aged 6-11)
14 weeks on Thursdays starting March 7, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Trinity Lutheran Church
1141 West Chester Pike | Havertown, PA
Contact: Lisa Schneller
Strengthening Families is appropriate for high risk families with poor parenting skills; ineffective communication in the family system; strained family dynamics; family history of substance abuse. Strengthening Families focuses on parenting skills, social/emotional competence of children, and protecting against substance abuse. This program is free and dinner will be provided.