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VOLUNTEER opportunities

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY INC. needs volunteers for its Daffodil Days fundraising event. Contact Rosemarie Murphy at 610-921-2329, ext. 3109 or Rosemarie.Murphy@cancer.org.

COMMUNITY ACTION COMMITTEE OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY (CACLV), 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.

LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO, Schnecksville, is looking for volunteers. Contact Alan Raisman at 610-799-4171, ext. 224 or araisman@lvzoo.org.

PROJECT BLUEPRINT - The Volunteer Center is seeking ethnic volunteers for its upcoming minority volunteer leadership program which develops and trains volunteers to serve on boards and committees of local nonprofit boards. The seven-session program covers topics which relate to board membership and leadership skills and is scheduled 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays starting April 2. The application deadline is March 20. Applications and information available at 610-807-0336 or at www.volunteerlv. org.

SACRED HEART HOSPITAL, Allentown - Thinking about volunteering? Visit the "Go for the Gold" event to observe the workings of the volunteer department any weekday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 18 through 29. RSVP by calling Beth Fogel at 610-776-5416 or bfogel@shh.org.

SAYRE CHILD CENTER, Bethlehem, has openings for board of directors members. Contact Tina Siegfried at 610-865-5053 or info@ sayrechildcenter.org.

THE DAVINCI SCIENCE CENTER, Allentown, is looking for volunteers to assist and inspire visitors of all ages to utilize science using exhibits and educational materials. Contact Jean Andes at 484-664-1002, ext. 118 or jandes@davincisciencecenter.org.

Contact the Volunteer Center to receive a brochure listing agencies in need of volunteers at 610-807-0336 or email vc@volunteerlv.org. Visit their website www.volunteerlv.org for a larger listing of volunteer opportunities.