Local Organizations


American Legion Post 426

Meeting Location: Post 426, 134 South 2nd Street, Coplay, PA 18037.
Meeting Schedule: Home Association - 7 PM
Legion - 7:30 PM
Third Wednesday of each Month
Contact: Larry
Phone: 610-262-4133
Email: americanlegionpost426@rcn.com
Since 1986

Coplay Democratic Club

c/o CDC, c/o 41 North 8th Street, Coplay, PA 18037.
Contact: Bill Leiner, Jr.
Phone: 610-751-2745
Email: billleiner@aol.com
Meeting Schedule: Sam Owens Restaurant, Date - TBA
Mission Statement: Register & Educate voters on the issues of the day, conduct "Meet the Candidates" event yearly and have a community strengthening presence in Coplay since 1930.

Coplay Neighborhood Crime Watch

Meeting Location: Coplay American Legion or 3 North 5th Street or as announced.
Meeting Date & Time: Bi-Monthly as announced in CCW Newsletter
Contact: Stanley Reinhard, Jr.               Phone: 610-440-0146
              Frank Dickman                         Phone: 610-262-0802
Correspondence Address: 3 North 5th Street, Coplay, PA 18037
Mission Statement: Promoting Personal and Family Safety, Borough and Neighborhood Security, and Assist those in need. This organization was Co-Founded by Frank & Ann Dickman, July 12, 1995 with the assistance of (now retired) Coplay Police Cheif Donald B. Hill and PA State Trooper Pat Moe.
Committees: People's Benefits & Assistance Search Committee
                        People's Legislative Issues Committee.

Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association

Date & Time: Meetings as needed
Contact: Richard Hess, Director
Correspondence Address: 98 South 4th St, Coplay, PA 18037
Phone: 610-261-0566
Convalescent equipment, such as wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, and canes, is available if needed for one day, an outing over the weekend, or forever how long is necessary.
Contact: Carol Burker
Phone: 610-262-1571
Mission Statement: To serve the community with programs and projects to meet the needs of our residents.

Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association Food Bank

Location: Municipal Building - Food Bank Room (Lower Level)
Date & Time: Food Distribution - 2nd Tuesday of the month - 8:30 AM - 10AM
Contact: Louise Krenn
Correspondence Address: 98 South 4th St, Coplay, PA 18037
Phone: 610-262-9351
Mission Statement: Food supplement to Coplay residents, since 1993.

Coplay Scholarship Fund Committee

Date & Time: As Needed
Contact: Bill Leiner, Jr.
Correspondence Address: SFC, c/o 41 North 8th Street, Coplay, PA 18037
Phone: 610-751-2745
Mission Statement: To raise the necessary fund to provide scholarship awards to Coplay children planning to attent their first year of college, university, Technical School, or the Police Academy since 2001.
Send contributions to: CSFC - 19 North 5th Street, Coplay, PA 18037.

Coplay Sports

Location: Field House: 8th & Maple Streets
Date & Time: 2nd Wednesday of each month @ 7:30 PM Sept- March, @ 8:30 Apr- Aug
Contact: Click Here to Email Coplay Sports

Coplay Town Watch

Location: Coplay Borough Municipal Building - Council Chambers
Date & Time: 3rd Wednesday of each month @ 7 PM
Contact: Kimberly Fitzpatrick
Correspondence Address: 41 North 8th Street, Coplay, PA 18037
Phone: 484-935-1836
Mission Statement:   To assist the Coplay Police Department in any way possible, to make Coplay a safer, cleaner, better community since 1995.

Coplay Town Watch - Feral Cat Committee

Location: Samuel Owens Restaurant
Date & Time: 3rd Sunday of each month @ 2 PM
Contact: Dennis 484-515-4907
Correspondence Address: 41 North 8th Street, Coplay, PA 18037
Contact;Kim 484-935-1836
Mission Statement:   To conduct a Trap/Neuter/Release program within Coplay since 2005.

If NO response from Feral Cat Committee you may also call The Sanctuary at Haafsville 484-788-8062

Explorer Post 101

Meeting Location: Coplay Borough Hall
Date & Time: Thursday 7 - 9 PM
Correspondence Address: c/o 4950 Buckeye Road, Emmaus, PA 18
Contact Phone #: 610-465-2598
Email: terra37@ptd.net
Mission Statement:  To promote interest in the hobby of model railroading among the 14 – 20 year old youth; we are a HO Gauge Club. Each explorer helps build and maintain the main club layout. They also build their own 2’ x 4’ module that we take along when we do Model Railroad Show. Helps run the model trains.

Ironton Rail Trail

Meeting Location: Rotates Each Month between Coplay, North Whitehall and Whitehall
Date & Time: Third Tuesday of each Month at 7 PM
Contact: Dale          Phone: 610-405-1025
Correspondence Address: c/o Whitehall Township, 3219 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, PA 18052
Email: rail.trail@yahoo.com
Mission Statement: &nbspThe IRT was established in 1996 and provides a multi-use, safe, historic, year-round recreational resource for local residents and visitors. A link between Coplay Borough, Whitehall Township, and North Whitehall Township and adjacent recreational areas in addition to serving as a spur of the Deleware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor Trail. For a list of upcoming events or to learn more, please visit the IRT website.
www.irontonrailtrail.org