Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook


Brightstar Community, Inc.

244 S. Plymouth Ave.
Rochester, NY 14608
Phone: 585-690-2994
Contact: Sue Kirby

Brightstar Community’s mission is to help women survivors of sex trafficking, prostitution, abuse and addiction find healing, hope, and freedom. We do this by providing safe and supportive housing, the opportunity for economic independence, and a strong community of advocates and partners.

Wish List:
  • bed sheet sets, single
  • towel sets (bath, hand, washcloth)
  • gift cards: Wegmans; Tops; Bed, Bath & Beyond; Home Depot; Lowes; Target; Costco; Amazon

Volunteers Needed:
Immediate Need - Cleanup crew for house we are purchasing.
Needed in October - Prior to painting and renovation work starting and then during and after renovation work - .
Immediate Need - Yard work.
Next Year - Volunteers for games once baseball season is able to begin.   Duties would include working at vending carts to help raise funds for Brightstar.  Must be 18 years of age or older.  Some duties would require serving alcohol.
Next Year (virtual evenet this year due to COVID-19) - Event volunteers to work at November cocktail fundraising reception. Duties would include set up, work with raffles, silent auction table, coat check and clean up.

Teen Opportunities:
Immediate Need - Cleanup crew and yard work would be great for TEENS or Groups of Teens!

Information reviewed by agency 9/24/20.  (Wish List and Volunteers Needed Updated.)

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