Northwestern Press

Monday, October 22, 2018

volunteer OPPORTUNITIES

Thursday, May 3, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

·Allentown Youth Soccer Club, Allentown, has lots of volunteer opportunities.

Contact Louis Holzman at 610-674-2870 or louisholzmannutrition@gmail.com.

·American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, Allentown, is looking for volunteers who are able to help at the “Go Red for Women” event on May 11.

Contact Dawn Fernandez at 614-396-3506 or dawn.fernandez@heart.org.

·ArtsQuest, Bethlehem, is celebrating the 35th anniversary of Musikfest, a volunteer-driven festival benefiting Lehigh Valley and surrounding communities. Positions for volunteers include: soda booth, beer servers, ticket booth assistants, retail assistants, set up/tear down, and much more. Sign up at artsquest.org/volunteer.

·Camelot for Children, Allentown, is looking for volunteers to remove wallpaper adhesive, prep and paint walls and trim.

Contact Emily Knudson at 610-791-5683 or info@camelotforchildren.org.

·Cedarbrook Nursing Home, South Whitehall, needs volunteers, age 13 and older, to transport wheelchair bound residents to and from in-house appointments and activities and help at games and activities.

Contact Kerry Magliane at 610-336-5684 or kerrymagliane@lehighcounty.org.

·Salvation Army Children’s Services, Allentown, is raising awareness for National Foster Care Month with the Seventh annual Rock N’ Run 4 Kids 10K, 5K and Kids Fun Run May 12 at Coca-Cola Park.

A variety of volunteer opportunities are available.

Contact Jessica Jacobs at 484-705-1500 or Jessica.Jacobs@use.salvationarmy.org.

·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.

Contact Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722 ext. 4 or cahwvolunteercoordinator@rcn.com.

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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.