Community Outreach

With WCPA's community outreach program, we have a wonderful opportunity to teach and show our children the joy of helping others! Each month, the WCPA partners with nonprofits and local organizations to provide enriching service and educational opportunities for our families and children. Events are open to all Wayland residents who are interested in contributing!

This year we will cover topics such as helping families living in homelessness, cheering up children fighting cancer, helping our environment and animals living at the shelter.

Click here to see our 2018-19 impact.

Email with any questions and hope to see you at a future event!

Photos from recent outreach events

Upcoming Initiatives

Month of October: Dignity Matters

  • How can you help? Donate feminine hygiene products, bras and underwear to support this local nonprofit’s annual Wayland drive! Drop off your donations at any of the following locations:
    • Longfellow (lobby) 
    • Prime Fitness
    • Salon Arte
    • Temple Shir Tikva
    • Wayland Creative
    • Wayland Home and Design
    • Wayland Library
  • If you you don't have time to drop-off in person, consider donating something directly from their Amazon wish-list.

  • Why it matters? Dignity Matters provides homeless women and school-age girls with feminine hygiene products, bras, and underwear. Learn more

    November 6: Family Promise Metrowest 

    • How can you help?  We need ~4 volunteers to cook and deliver one dish on November 6 so the WCPA can provide a full meal for 5 homeless families staying in Wayland for a few weeks in November. Please email Sarah at with any questions and to sign-up!

    • Why it matters? Family Promise Metrowest aims to transform the lives of families with children who are experiencing homelessness by mobilizing a diverse community to provide shelter, education and comprehensive support. Learn more at


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