AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, Bethlehem is looking for volunteers to support the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer movement by filling various committee chair positions including social media, auction, accounting, team recruitment, youth engagement, photography/videography, sponsorship, tribute and more. Contact Kristina High at Kristina.High@cancer.org.
ARTSQUEST, Bethlehem is ready for Musikfest 2021. Join your friends, family and co-workers and support your community. There is a job for everyone from beer tapping to keeping festival grounds clean. Sign up today at: https://fest.formstack.com/forms/musikfest_volunteer_2021 or for questions contact Cory Stevens at 610-332-1370 or email@example.com.
FRIENDS OF JOHNSTON, Bethlehem needs help at Camel’s Hump Farm Nature Education Center 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. There are projects for all ages and ranges of abilities. Dress for the weather – wear a mask, gloves and boots. Bring a drink and snack. Minimum age to volunteer is 13 or five with adult supervision. Contact Victoria Bastidas at 484-241-6117 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
HISPANIC CENTER LEHIGH VALLEY, Basilio Huertas Senior Center, Bethlehem is looking for artistic volunteers to instruct and encourage seniors (mostly Spanish speakers) in groups of 25 in a painting activity. All materials need to be provided. Four activity dates are 11 a.m. to noon or 1:30-2:30 p.m. July 26 and Aug. 23. Contact Liza Perez at 610-868-7800 or email@example.com.
NEW BETHANY MINISTRIES, Bethlehem – Make POPPIES OF REMEMBRANCE /LANTERNS OF HOPE kits for a new community fundraiser in partnership with Musikfest. Meet at the Visitor Center at SteelStacks, Ruins Parking Lot 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 21 or 22. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds of sand unassisted to fill bags and place candles. Kit making will be held outdoors under a tent, rain or shine. Minimum age to volunteer is 15 or 10 with adult. Contact Denise O’Connor at 610-691-5602, ext. 201 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
VOLUNTEER CENTER OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem is recruiting high school students entering 10th, 11th or 12th grade for their YLEAD Leadership Program which will take place 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 12-16. This program helps participants develop critical leadership skills via a hybrid series (either in-person or virtual), while preparing a capstone service project. Applications may be found on http://www.volunteerlv.org/y-LEAD and must be submitted by June 25. For questions contact Julie Huber at email@example.com.
GRACEDALE NURSING HOME, Nazareth needs volunteers to spend one-on-one time with residents – engaging in friendly conversation, playing games, reading, taking residents outside to the gardens. Other opportunities to help are available and all are flexible. Background check and orientation are provided. Contact Jennie Repsher at 610-829-3686 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
NORTHAMPTON CO. HISTORICAL & GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY, Easton needs visitor services representatives to welcome guests to the museum and provide information about programs and services. They also assist patrons with admissions, program fees, gift shop purchases and actively promote NCHGS membership. Training is provided and shifts of three to four hours are available Thursday through Sunday. Contact Kenneth Wildrick at 610-252-8080 or email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact the Volunteer Center to receive a brochure listing agencies in need of volunteers at 610-807-0336 or email email@example.com. Visit the website www.volunteerlv.org for a larger listing of volunteer opportunities.