Parkland Press

Saturday, December 15, 2018

volunteer OPPORTUNITIES

Thursday, August 9, 2018 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.

Contact Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722 ext. 4 or email cahwvolunteercoordinator@rcn.com.

·Celtic Cultural Alliance, Bethlehem, needs volunteers for the Celtic Classic Highland Games and Festival Sept. 28, 29 and 30. Positions range from stage hands, ticket sales, supply, runners, merchandise coordinators, to beer tappers and wine servers. Several positions for those who need to remain seated. Training dates are Sept. 11 and 20.

Contact Jayne Ann Recker at 610-868-9599 or volunteers@celticfest.org.

·Equi-Librium Inc., Nazareth, needs volunteers to help at its horse camps for children and youth with disabilities.

Contact Yvonne Darlington at 610-365-2266 or volunteercoordinator@equi-librium.org

·Forgotten Felines and Fidos, Germansville, is looking for dedicated volunteers to help with cat care at the shelter.

Contact Mary Ann at 610-737-6851 or fffvolunteer@verizon.net.

·Lehigh Valley Health Network needs volunteers for the following: Cedar Crest: Inpatient Pharmacy, Pastoral Care, Inpatient Rehab, Children’s Surgery, Gift Shop, Intensive Care Waiting Room, Greeter Desk, and No One Dies Alone; Muhlenberg: Gift Shop, Ambulatory Surgical, Volunteer Office, Outpatient Rehab, Dental Clinic, Musicians to provide background music during lunch on Rehab Floor; 17th Street: Transitional Skills Unit, Friendly Visitor for Fleming Memory Center clients, lead activities in Transitional Skills Unit.

Call 610-969-2850 or email lynn.schaeffer@lvhn.org, ruth.brown@lvhn.org, or Valerie.hutton@lvhn.org.

·NCC Center for College and Career Readiness, Fowler Southside Center, seeks volunteer classroom aide tutors for possible future openings in Adult Basic Education, GED Test preparation, and English as a Second Language classrooms.

Contact Kathy Rector at 610-332-6424 or krector@northampton.edu.

·Salvation Army of Greater Lehigh Valley, Allentown, is looking for volunteers to coordinate, organize and pack school supplies into backpacks to benefit children in need.

Contact Deirdre Govan at 610-432-0128 ext. 220 or Deirdre.govan@use.salvationarmy.org.

·Second Harvest, Nazareth, is looking for volunteers to help accept donations at the 6th annual food drive at The Great Allentown Fair.

Contact Angelie Roche at 484-287-4015 or aroche@caclv.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.