Parkland Press

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, January 10, 2013 by The Press in Opinion

·American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley, Bethlehem, depends on volunteers.

Contact Susan Kalkhuis-Beam at 610-865-4400 ext. 219 or volunteerservices.NEPA@redcross.org

·Compass Academy, Allentown, has a chance to exhibit its latest youth campaign "2 Million Bullets" at the Eastern Sports Show, Harrisburg, from Feb. 2-10.

Contact John Annoni at 610-778-0576 or info@campcompass.org.

·KidsPeace, Orefield, needs community volunteers to make their inaugural 5k and 1-Mile Family Fun Mud Run April 27 a success.

Contact Julius Licata at 610-799-7913 or Julius.licata@kidspeace.org.

·PBS 39, Bethlehem, is looking for a friendly volunteer to serve as a front desk receptionist to answer phone calls and welcome guests.

Call Lori Warsing at 610-984-8123 or Loriw@wlvt.org.

·Pleasure of Your Company Therapy Dogs, Inc., Wilkes-Barre, has local volunteer opportunities for all breeds of dogs to become Therapy Dogs and visit nursing homes, hospitals and schools, throughout the Valley.

Contact Helene Skopek at 570-814-6078 or poycdogs@yahoo.com.

·Strive Inc., Allentown, is looking for volunteers who have a desire to work with Lehigh Valley youth to help them excel academically, socially and professionally.

Call Robert Malys at 570-262-7701.

·Third Street Alliance for Women and Children, Easton, is looking for a classroom assistant for their Learning Center that is the childcare program.

Contact Ashley Clark at 610-258-6271 or aclark@thirdstreetalliance.org.

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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.