Salisbury Press

Thursday, October 18, 2018

volunteer opportunities

Thursday, October 11, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

ARTSQUEST, Bethlehem Oktoberfest (Oct. 12-14) is a free festival which features brew samples, authentic German food and beer, live music and schuhplattlers. Volunteer opportunities include: Beer pourers, I.D. checkers, retail assistants, mug sellers and more. Sign up at artsquest.org/volunteer or call Courtney Angle at 610-332-1354 or email cangle@artsquest.org

ITNLEHIGHVALLEY - Help a senior age in place and remain independent by volunteering to drive to medical appointments, grocery stores and/or church services. Contact Lois Favier at 610-419-1645 or email lois.favier@itnlehighvalley.org.

LILY’S HOPE FOUNDATION needs volunteers for its 5K run, walk or stroll Oct. 13 for event set up/take down, water distribution, finish line assistance, food stands. Call 267-776-HOPE or email info@LilysHopeFoundation.org.

THE SALVATION ARMY, ALLENTOWN CORPS is seeking volunteers to help with sign ups during the Christmas assistance application process. Contact Deirdre Govan at 610-432-0128 or email deirdre.govan@use.salvationarmy.org.

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.

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.