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Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Opinion

·Episcopal House of the Lehigh Valley Inc., Allentown, seeks a computer instructor to help seniors learn how to do basic computer work, from turning the unit on to setting up a basic email account.

Contact Miki Weaver at 610-821-0311, mweaver@episcopalhouse.com.

·Executive Service Corps of the Lehigh Valley is looking for retired and career professional management consultants to volunteer their expertise to non-profits in the Lehigh Valley.

Contact Bill Cosgrove at 610-504-6199 or esclv@ptd.net.

·Historic Bethlehem Museums is looking for a group of volunteers who would be willing to help paint some of the outside of the Kemerer Museum.

Contact Jill Caggiano at 610-691-6055 ext. 14 or jcaggiano@historicbethlehem.org.

·Lehigh County Senior Center, Allentown, needs adult computer instructors to teach computer classes to seniors.

Contact Diane Nolan at 610-437-3700 or dndod@aol.com.

·Make-a-Wish needs "wish-granting" volunteers to meet with eligible kids to help determine and grant their wishes.

Contact Amanda Filsinger at 800-676-9474 or afilsinger@wishworld.org.

·Lehigh County Conference of Churches, Allentown, is holding its 31st annual CROP Hunger Walk Oct. 12 at St. Timothy's Lutheran Church, Ott and Walnut Sts., Allentown. Volunteers are needed to assist with registration and crowd control from noon-3 p.m.

Contact Abby Goldfarb at 610-439-8653 ext. 14 or agoldfarb@lehighchurches.org.

·Turning Point of Lehigh Valley Inc., Allentown, is looking for runners, walkers, teams to participate in Step Out 2013 5k Walk/Run 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 5 in the Lehigh Parkway.

Contact Kerry Magliane at 610-797-0530 ext. 227 or kerrym@turningpointlv.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.