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Monday, November 11, 2019

Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in Opinion

·Gertrude B. Fox Environmental Center, Bethlehem, has an opening for a gift shop manager at Gertie's Gifts.

Contact Karen Dolan at 610-419-0218 or naturecenter@gbfox.org.

·American Cancer Society Inc. needs volunteers for Daffodil Days fundraising event to drive, pack, and sell daffodils at their place of business, churches, and also at direct sale sites in the Lehigh Valley March 18-24.

Contact Rosemarie Murphy at 610-921-2329 ext. 3109 or Rosemarie.Murphy@cancer.org.

·Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley, Bethlehem is seeking community members to become certified tax preparation volunteers through the IRS supported Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, as well as other volunteers to assist with hospitality functions at free tax sites in Lehigh County.

Contact Nicole Folino at 484-893-1031 or nfolino@caclv.org.

·Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth, needs volunteers to assist residents to appointments and activities within the facility.

Contact Michael Colon at 610-745-5248 or michael.colon@northamptoncounty.org.

·Project Blueprint of the Volunteer Center is seeking racial ethnic volunteers for its upcoming minority volunteer leadership program which develops and trains volunteers to serve on boards and committees of local non-profit boards.

Applications and information available at 610-807-0336 or at volunteerlv.org.

·Sayre Child Center, Bethlehem has openings on their board of directors.

Contact Tina Siegfried at 610-865-5053, or info@sayrechildcenter.org.

·Junior Achievement of Greater Reading and Lehigh Valley needs classroom consultants for spring 2013 to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy.

Contact Ellen Albright at 610-373-3500 or ellen@jareadinglehigh.org.

·Phoebe Ministries, Allentown, is looking for volunteers with a current commercial driver's license and a safe driving record to drive 12-seat bus for community trips.

Contact Donna Henry at 610-794-5362 or dhenry@phoebe.org.

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

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