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volunteer OPPORTUNITIES

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in Local News

THE 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.

FEED THE CHILDREN, Bethlehem, has a National Day of Service Sept. 11 volunteer opportunity perfect for friends, families, clubs, youth/church groups, senior citizens, corporate team building groups and individuals available 5 to 8 p.m. For more information, contact Beth Baier at 610-419-9356 or beth.baier@feedthechildren.org.

CENTER FOR VISION LOSS, Allentown, needs volunteers to assist clients with visual impairment during a weekly walk at the Lehigh Valley Mall 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Current FBI criminal background check is required. Contact Rita Lang at 610-433-6018, ext. 225 or rita.lang@centerforvisionloss.org.

COMPEER OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, Allentown, needs volunteers for one-on-one friendship matches. Compeer matches volunteers with members who are in stable, mental health recovery. Call 610-774-1450 or email compeer@pbfalv.org.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY – RESTORE, Whitehall, seeks volunteers for ReStore Crew. Help is needed Tuesday to Saturday with flexible hours; some training is provided. Contact Camille Urbano at 610-776-7737, ext. 318 or Camille@habitatlv.org.

PENNSYLVANIA OUTDOOR VETERANS, Lehighton, a 50l (c)(3) nonprofit organization serving veterans and their families throughout Pennsylvania, is seeking letters of interest for the board of directors. Volunteers are also needed to help with fundraising, grant writing, events, programs and administrative duties. For more information, visit the website www.pennsylvaniaoutdoorveterans.org, contact Ryan Bowman at 484-629-5454 or email rbowman430@gmail.com.

SECOND HARVEST, Nazareth, is in need of volunteers for warehouse sorting. A volunteer receptionist is needed three times a week. Contact Angelie Roche at 484-287-4015 or aroche@caclv.org.

SPIRITRUST LUTHERAN HOME CARE & HOSPICE, Allentown, is looking for friendly people to visit their hospice clients. Contact Cathy Sweeney at 570-453-5265 or csweeney@spiritrustlutheranhc.org.

THE GRESS MOUNTAIN RANCH, Orefield, has volunteer opportunities for youth (age 10 with adult or 14 and over without an adult). Contact Kathryn Gress at 610-398-2122 or gressranch@gmail.com.

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