How to Help this Holiday Season: Volunteer & Giving Opportunities in Brooklyn

As we head into a most unusual holiday season, we at PSP hope you’ll join us in supporting those who have been hit hardest by the pandemic and its effects on poverty,  food insecurity,  and housing insecurity. No matter your age, skillset, or availability, there’s an opportunity for you to donate some time or money to lend a hand this holiday season.

How to Help this Holiday Season: 2021 Edition

Find donation and volunteer opportunities for every family and budget.

Want more good stuff? Check out the PSP Guide to the Holidays to find your perfect celebration.

Not yet a member of Park Slope Parents? Join us today to get connected to the PSP Activists Group, Volunteer Corps, and so much more!


PSP Marching On: What Next

Wondering what action to take? Put on your pussy hat, tell your friends, and make your voice heard. Here are some ideas:

Become a Foster Home for a Dog or Kitty

Interested in Fostering a kitty or dog?

Volunteering: Making It Part Of Family Life

The Park Slope Parents Guide To Cleaning Stuffed Animals

How to clean those stuffed animals for donation to a charity (or your own use).

Questions & Answers about Volunteering

Volunteer Opportunities

Brooklyn DA's Office (Community Programs)

The Kings County District Attorney's office offers more than 30 community outreach programs for teens, senior citizens, parents, battered women, students, individuals with disabilities and many others. We are committed to crime prevention, intervention and rehabilitative programs for the Brooklyn community.

Prospect Park Alliance Playground Committee

Help make the Prospect Park Playgrounds better!

Brooklyn For Peace

Brooklyn For Peace is committed to eliminating war and the social injustices that are its causes.

Park Slope Neighbors

A new neighborhood organization committed to the protection and enhancement of quality of life in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

Transportation Alternatives

Transportation Alternatives is a 5500-member NYC-area non-profit citizens group working for better bicycling, walking and public transit, and fewer cars. We work for safer, calmer streets and car-free parks.

Park Slope Civic Council

PSCC organizes our yearly Halloween Parade, does the Park Slope House Tour, Clean Sweep and many other civic minded events.

Family Justice Center

Help out a great organization that helps address issues of domestic violence here in New York City. Park Slope Parents works with FJC to get needed items to the folks they serve.

JJ Byrne Park and the Old Stone House

Help our 5th Avenue Park, where we've had many a PSP Event, grow better and stronger!

Prospect Park Alliance

Help our biggest park stay our best park!

Volunteer to help out PSP!

There are many ways for you to give back to Park Slope Parents.