Rich Aichele - Keystone Opportunity Center

Rich Aichele - Keystone Opportunity Center's NEW Executive Director discusses the changing face of needy families in our area.

Keystone Opportunity Center—the most comprehensive social services organization in upper Bucks and Montgomery counties, is a community based non-profit providing help in these areas

  • Homeless shelter
  • Transitional housing
  • Food pantry
  • Adult Education- ESL, GED, Civics

Rich is no stranger to the Indian Valley area—below you can see the questions we have discussed with Rich this week and the ways he will be able to contribute to the Keystone Opportunity Center:

  • How did he first become involved with Keystone Opportunity Center and what prompted you to join the organization as its Executive Director?
  • What does he hope to bring to the organization?
  • Business skills, connections
  • What are his goals and dreams for Keystone?
  • What do he see are the greatest needs of our community now?
  • How is Keystone able to address those needs?
  • Has the recession impacted the number of people needing your services.
  • What types of people come to you for help?
  • How can community members help at Keystone-
  • Volunteer opportunities, ways to contribute
  • Keystone is quite a presence along Main Street in Souderton, tell us about what programs/facilities your have there.
  • How can interested community members learn more about Keystone and your programs?
  • One of your Main Street properties has been sold. Can you tell us why?
  • Invitations to your annual banquet and auction coming up in April . Is that your main fundraising event?

Up Coming Events:

WALKING TOURS—start in May through October about every other Friday from 7:30-8:30a.m. Walk along Main Street—end at 104 main office/food pantry. Short informational sessions, questions/answers and light breakfast.

“Celebration of Hope” April 12 6:00p.m. at Indian Valley Country Club
Live auction with some exciting items to bid on--- Phillies game tickets, weekend in a boardwalk home at Ocean City, NJ other fun items.  We will also honor our first recipient of the Karen H. Kispert Community service award, in honor of the former exec. Director. Reservations to this gala—call 215-723-5430

Golf outing- July 11  at Talamore Country Club—promises to be our biggest and best outing ever.Check the web site for

CALL 215-723-5430 for the dates and to reserve spot for the tour—check website for dates.



Prokeystone_calendar_frontogram and Administrative offices
104 Main Street
PO Box 64183
Souderton, PA 18964

Phone Numbers:

Office: 215-723-5430
Fax: 215-799-0739

Office Hours:

104 Office
Mon - Thur 9:00 to 4:00
Fri 9:00 to 12:00

Food Pantry Hours:

Tue - Wed - Thu 10:00 to 2:00

Drop Off Hours at 104:

Monday - Thurs 9:00 - 4:00

Get In Touch

Address: 1210 Snyder Road
Lansdale, PA 19446

Phone: (215) 855-8211

Phone: (215) 723-2116