Parkland Press

Saturday, October 21, 2017

volunteers OPPORTUNITIES

Thursday, June 1, 2017 by The Press in Opinion

·Historic Bethlehem Museums and Sites needs volunteers for its “Rooms to View“ House and Garden Tour June 3.

Contact Tavia Minnich at 610-882-0450 ext. 20 or tminnich@historicbethlehem.org.

·Cedarbrook Nursing Home, South Whitehall, needs volunteers to help residents have some “reel” fun fishing in their on-site fishing hole.

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

·Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth, needs high school students age 14 and older or entering ninth grade) for its summer youth program.

Contact Michael Colon at 610-746-5248 ormcolon@northamptoncounty.org.

·Itty Bitty Kitty Inc., Allentown, needs volunteers to clean and maintain its adoption center in Petsmart, Quakertown, seven days a week.

Contact Kathi Kuzo at 610-973-7400 or ittybittykitty@bdog.org.

·Meals on Wheels of Lehigh County, Allentown, needs volunteers age 18 and older to go grocery shopping for homebound seniors and adults with disabilities.

Contact Lindsay Fly at 610-841-7132 or lfly@mealsonwheelslc.org.

·Compeer of the Lehigh Valley, Allentown, needs volunteers for one-on-one friendship matches. Compeer matches volunteers from the community with members who are in stable, mental health recovery.

Contact 610-774-1450 or compeer@pbfalv.org.

·Lehigh Valley Zoo, Schnecksville, needs volunteers to be an integral part of the zoo family by providing smart fun for over 200,000 visitors annually.

Contact Julia Bieski at 610-799-4171 or jbieski@lvzoo.org.

·Moravian Hall Square, Nazareth, needs a gift shop sales assistant to volunteer in beautiful and friendly environment.

Contact Laurie Brunstetter at 610-746-1334 or laurieb@moravian.com.

·St. Luke’s University Health Network needs volunteers at all of its hospital campuses.

Contact 484-526-4600, volunteers@sluhn.org or visits lhn.org/volunteerNOW.

·Tabor Services Inc., Bethlehem and Allentown, needs volunteers to become mentors to children who have very few adult connections and would be happy to have someone to talk to, go for a walk, fly a kite, or play ball.

Contact Kea at 610-739-0524 or Nykea.Alvarez-Macey@tabor.org.

·Gress Mountain Ranch, Orefield, needs volunteers to feed and water more than 70 rescued small, large and some exotic animals.

Contact Kathryn Gress at 610-398-2122 or gressranch@gmail.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.