Parkland Press

Monday, December 18, 2017

volunteer opportunities

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 by The Press in Opinion

·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.

If interested in helping, contact Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722, ext. 4 or email cahwvolunteercoordinator@rcn.com.

·Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, 321 E. Third St., Bethlehem, is seeking volunteers to work in the school’s box office for the 2017-18 performance season. Volunteers may choose which music, theater, dance and theatrical ice shows.

Contact Debra Storm at 610-868-2971, ext. 3154.

·Valley Youth House, Bethlehem, is seeking volunteers age 15 and older to help sort donations received through Jan. 15, 2018.

Contact Emily Conners at 610-820-0166 ext. 1318 or econners@valleyyouthhouse.org.

·American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley, Allentown, has a family volunteer opportunity to give back during this holiday season. For information, call 484-403-4718.

·Broken Alabaster Ministries Inc./Miracle Meadows Youth Ranch, Allentown, needs two adult drivers ages 21 and older with driver’s licenses and child abuse clearances to transport and supervise four to six children to Pottstown on Saturdays and Sundays.

Contact Robbie Matthews at 484-515-1572 at beamessenger@gmail.com.

·Greater Valley YMCA, Allentown, needs volunteers to help with its annual community holiday dinner Dec. 15.

Contact Maribel Tandazo at 610-351-9622 or maribeltandazo@gv-ymca.org.

·Lehigh Valley Active Life, Allentown is looking for volunteers ages 14 and older to be on call to shovel snow for low-income senior citizens living in Allentown when snowfall is 2 inches or more.

Contact Rick Daugherty at 610-437-3700 or rick@lvactivelife.org.

·Liberty Bell Shrine Museum, Allentown, needs puppeteers to help with the 2017 “Pip the Mouse” season.

Contact Debbie Baldree at 610-435-4232 or info@libertybellmuseum.org.

·Spirit of the Lehigh Valley, Fogelsville, needs volunteers to help with the 25th annual Spirit Dinner for the less fortunate of the Lehigh Valley at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, Fogelsville, on Dec. 24. Sign up at signupgenius.com/go/60b0d49a8ad22abf58-spirit.

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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.