"THANK YOU . . . ."
With a heart of gratitude, we wish to say Thank You for the generosity of many individuals who financially contribute to the Park Heights Saints Community Center on a regular basis. Through your kindness, giving and support many great things are happening here and in thei community of Park Heights.
We are very appreciative of the businesses who financially contributed to our Food Pantry to include Wegmans, Giant Food, Weis Markets, Aldi's, Lidle and Costco.
We are thankful for the opportunity to have applied for and received grant monies from the John J. Leidy Foundation, Baltimore Women's Giving Circle, the Golfer's Charitable Association and a foundation in Baltimore who wishes to remain annonymous.
Mark these dates on your calendar for some exciting events
happening at our Community Center. You will certainly want
to be a part of this.
JANUARY - MARCH 2023
CREATIVE ARTS - MUSIC PROGRAM - Tuesdays
AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING PROGRAM (continues) - Wednesdays
MENTORING PROGRAM (continues)
The Park Heights Saints Community Center has received a Platinum Transparency Rating" from Guidestar for calendar year 2021..
PARK HEIGHTS SAINTS COMMUNITY CENTER, INC.
The Park Heights Saints Community Center, Inc., located at 4804 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD 21215, is a non-profit 501c(3) organization dedicated to building and investing in the lives of children and their families living in the Park Heights community. We have volunteers who possess positive values, which aids in the development of physical, social growth and lays an educational foundation to the children who are at-risk, and to the families we serve.
History of Organization: The Park Heights Saints Community Center, Inc. (PHSCC) has provided wrap-around services and resources for more than 20 years to the children and families living in the Park Heights (PH) community. The President & Chief Executive Officer,- Mr. Garrick Williams, is a life-long resident of the community of Park Heights. The PH community has a history of crime that includes drugs, homicide and burglaries. With a strong conviction, Mr. Garrick Williams and his faith, led him to see the potential of what PH could become by investing in the lives of children and youth at risk living in Park Heights.
In March of 2018, the PHSCC began. The current facility was in total disrepair. The building was in dire need of a new roof due to a fire; new plumbing, electrical, and complete refurbishing with new bathrooms, kitchen, walls, doors, flooring, new appliances and a new heating/air conditioning system. The community center facility officially opened to the community in March 2019 in the heart of Park Heights on Reisterstown Rd. PHSCC is an outreach community center providing wraparound services providing hunger relief to the underserved children and their families, thereby addressing the food insecurity problem that exists in Park Heights. Our organization provides an after-school tutoring program to more than 40 children that focuses on areas of reading, writing, spelling, and math, and access to an onsite computer lab for the children and families living in Park Heights. Many of our volunteers are current or former Law Enforcement Officers, Public School Educators, or church laity. . PHSCC operates nine (9) children and youth football teams in partnership with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes; a girls Cheerleading Program comprised of 45 girls; and 45 coaches. The coaches provide invaluable mentoring and who serve as role models that undergird strong values, teamwork, and inspire children and youth at risk to become young leaders in the community in which they live. The teams are comprised of children and youth living in the PH community.
Building a strong future for at risk children, youth, and families living in the community of Park Heights, Baltimore, MD. The Park Heights Saints Community Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to building and investing in the lives of children, youth and their families by providing wraparound services that includes a Food Pantry providing hunger relief and food security; an after school tutoring program; computer lab opportunities; volunteers that provide mentoring, and helping build character, and leadership qualities and skills in the lives of children, youth and their families in Baltimore City and so much more.
How You Can Help
Donate Today - Online by clicking on the "Invest Here" Tab above,
You can send a check to:
Park Heights Saints Community Ctr, Inc.
c/o 3426 St. Ambrose Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
Become a financial supporter &
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Board of Directors
Garrick Williams - President & CEO
Sirena Alford - Vice President
Shaun Smithson - Treasurer
Jay Steimetz- Secretary
Tanya Callender - Community Liaison
Staff - Richard Trent -
Grant Seeker & Bookkeeper
FAITH, HOPE, LOVE & SERVICE
The Park Heights Saints Community Center is a loving place that provides wrap-around services where the Park Heights community can receive nutritional canned & dry goods; children and youth receive after-school tutoring; family gathering and community fellowship events; mentoring, , weight training, computer training, and so much more. We are here to serve..
It is the policy of the Park Heights Saints Community Center, Inc., to provide a strong commitment to a zero tolerance toward discrimination of any kind. Acts of discrimination include but are not limited to the following: Race, Ethnicity, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, or Disability.
The Park Heights Saints Community Center serving the children, youth and their families in the community of Park Heights, Baltimore, MD
PHSCC - ACCOMPLISHMENTS & HIGHLIGHTS OF 2020 - 2022
Distributed boxes of canned & dry goods to more than 150 families living in the Park Heights community.
Provided After-School Tutoring to more than 60 children and youth living in the Park Heights community.
Distributed 45 backpacks and school supplies to children in the Park Heights community.
Distributed 60 winter coats and 40 pairs of shoes to children in the Park Heights community.
Community Outreach – Father’s Day picnic celebration (200+ families).
Community Outreach – Turkey Giveaway – 450 families.
Held Workforce Development for Young Adult Men living in the Park Heights community.
Hired one part-time employee for PHSCC to provide administrative support grant seeking and bookkeeping services,
Submitted several grant applications and received grant monies for specific programs and General Operating.
Funded trip to Florida for youth living in Park Heights community.
Provided small monetary gifts to 115 children and youth living in Park Heights community for Christmas.
Submitted several donation requests to grocery stores for monetary,Gift Cards, or In-Kind donations.
Developed survey questionnaires to monitor programs.
"Great Things Are Happening Here"