We sponsor or participate in charity events throughout the region.

Annual Scholarship

HAAA Awards a scholarship annually to an outstanding high school senior planning to attend a secondary art education program.

Hershey Library

HAAA donates yearly subscriptions of, "Artists and Illustrators Magazine," to the Hershey Library

Center Stage

Members display their work for two months in acute care areas and family waiting rooms at the 

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Hats for Hope

HAAA has been painting hats and delivering meals for the resident patients at the American Cancer Society’s Hope Lodge since October 2013.

This central Pennsylvania facility is a, "home away from home," to patients undergoing active outpatient cancer treatment at local medical centers.

The hats are delivered along with a meal that is served to the patients and caregivers.

This event happens annually at the beginning of the year. Members are notified when the event is planned and are encouraged to volunteer. Donations of hand-painted hats, knitted hats, dinner food, and desserts are much appreciated.

Hershey Food Bank donation

Members donate non-perishable food items to the Hershey Food Bank on a yearly basis

Children’s Art Activities

Members participate in providing children's activity areas at local art fairs.

Donation of art by individual artists

Members private works of art for fund-raising auctions for various community organizations

Hershey Derry Township Historical Society

We are members of the Hershey Derry Township Historical Society.  We regularly rent space for meetings and classes.

Partnership of Hershey

We are members of the Hershey Partnership.  Our community events bring new contacts and awareness to Hershey businesses.