Northwestern Press

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

volunteer OPPORTUNITIES

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

·Center For Animal Health And Welfare, Easton, is seeking volunteers to walk dogs, assist with morning cleanings, attend off site events to promote the shelter, cat and dog enrichment and general shelter help.

Call Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722 ext. 4.

·Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth, is looking for active, compassionate volunteers to help take residents to physical therapy and beauty shop appointments in the facility.

Contact Michael Colon at 610-829-3686 or mcolon@northamptoncounty.org.

·Lehigh Valley Zoo, Schnecksville, is looking for dedicated volunteers age 13 and older for the 2018 season.

Contact Julia Bieski at 610-799-4171.

·Northampton Community College College and Career Readiness, Bethlehem, needs volunteers to be classroom tutors and help adult students strengthen their literacy skills and improve their lives through education.

Call Kathryn Rector at 610-332-6424.

·Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Whitehall, is actively looking for adults individuals and groups (four people maximum) on Friday and Saturday afternoons to assist with the daily operations in the donation venter, sales floors and working with the ReStore staff. Sign up by creating a Volunteer Hub account at habitatlehighvalley.volunteerhub.com.

·Society of Volunteer Administrators is offering a $500 scholarship to a distinguished high school senior or college student actively volunteering with an SVA member agency. Applications are being accepted through March 21. For information, call Priscilla at 610-432-8000 ext. 112.

·Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley, Bethlehem, is seeking ethnic diverse volunteers for its leadership program, Project Blueprint, that develops and trains leaders to serve on boards and committees of local nonprofit agencies.

For information, call Karen Smith at 610-807-0336.

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Contact the Volunteer Center to receive a brochure listing agencies needing volunteers at 610-807-0336 or vc@volunteerlv.org.

Visit volunteerlv.org for a larger listing of volunteer opportunities.