Altek gives back to the community in many ways including membership and support of fundraisers for five local Chamber of Commerce, two summer camps, two YMCA and local Boys and Girls Club. Our largest support efforts go to the list of organizations below:
Altek + the Community
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Supporting Our Community
Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) is one of the oldest and largest youth mentoring organizations in the United States. They create and support relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. BBBS mentors children in communities across the country.
Since 1904, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is incredible potential. As the nation’s largest donor- and volunteer-supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 5 through young adulthood in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.
Lenape Valley Foundation has been providing professional mental health as well as intellectual and developmental disability services to thousands of children, adults, and families for over a half a century. Each day, they touch lives and offer the opportunity for restored hope, new skills, support for change and the realization of recovery from the challenges faced by so many.
Love Cradle International has seven programs to serve orphaned children. They work with individuals and organizations to provide Humanitarian care programs, Hosting programs, Adoption support, Post adoption programs, Orphan sponsorship programs, Foster care and transition homes, and Missions.
The mission of Keystone Opportunity Center is to help community members in need by offering a comprehensive array of social services that educate, encourage and empower them to become self-sufficient. Keystone’s staff collaborates with hundreds of volunteers to:
House the Homeless in Upper Bucks and Montgomery Counties – providing a continuum of support from Homelessness Prevention to Emergency and Transitional Shelter and ultimately to Permanent Housing with case management across the board to help our families successfully maintain wholesome, safe housing.
Feed the Hungry – operating a food pantry serving hundreds of neighbors from across the Souderton Area School District dealing with food insecurity.
Educate Adults including Parents and their Children – from ESL and GED to parenting and citizenship, Keystone helps participants learn how to manage life situations in positive ways.
Bridge of Hope Buxmont’s mission is to end and prevent homelessness for women and children with the help of trained mentoring groups within congregations. Single mother’s achieve permanent housing and financial stability through employment and attain stability and enhanced self-esteem through ongoing monitoring friendships.
Project Home provides supportive services at 22 locations across Philadelphia. Their supportive housing programs at our 18 residences offer permanent, subsidized housing for individuals and families who had been homeless. To date, we have developed 936 units of affordable and supportive housing for persons who have experienced homelessness and low-income persons at-risk of homelessness in Philadelphia; there are an additional 40 units under construction and 112 units in the pipeline. Our goal is to complete 1,088 total units of affordable housing in the near future.