Caring for Friends

Caring for Friends (formerly Aid for Friends) provides food and friendship to homebound and disabled seniors, the homeless, and families and children in need. We are a community of caring people with over 10,000 volunteers who join us from faith-based organizations, companies, caring community organizations and schools. Since our founding in 1974, Caring for Friends has served over 15 million meals to more than 14,000 homebound, isolated seniors and individuals in need in the five counties surrounding Philadelphia.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|89.02 Score


(4/4)|93.3 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(3/4)|86 Score



Headquarter Address

12271 Townsend Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154