Monday, April 22, 2019

May 2019 - COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

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APRIL SHOWERS BRING MAY FLOWERS

YASKO PARK CLEAN-UP DAYS
Looking for VOLUNTEERS!!!

Monday, April 29, 2019 and Wednesday, May 1, 2019 
 From 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
 Please come to the pool/splash park area trash bags and gloves will be provided

Please contact Mrs. Jodi Evans - JEvans@bethlehem-pa.gov 


Asa Packer Elementary School - PTA
Annual Patio Party 🎈🎈🎈
Volunteers needed to help with set-up, running carnival games, working at food/concession stands, prize tables, and clean up.
When: Friday, May 17, 2019
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Contact: Romina Kley kleyr614@gmail.com Please contact: Yi-Wen asapacker.patioparty.chair@gmail.com

Lai yi_wen_lai@yahoo.com yi_wen_lai@yahoo.com or anitalcugo@gmail.com



NORTHWEST EXPLOSION

SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!!!

 VOLUNTEERS are needed to help:

 Friday, May 3, 2019, 5 pm -8 pm
Setting up 


Saturday, May 4, 2019, 7 am-7 pm and Sunday, May 5, 2019, 7am-6pm
 help with fieldwork, cleaning up throughout the day and selling T-shirt’s and/or food 

Where: Northwest Little League at 1500 Kaywin Ave, Bethlehem pa 18018.  

Contact: Mrs. Tricia Guzzo  nwexplosionsoftball@gmail.com  

“Outside Classroom Build”

Looking for community service hours? 

CLEARVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS!!!

5/4/19, 8am-12pm and also for our carnival 5/24/19 3:30-8:30. 

Contact: Blair Bromfield at   bbromfield@basdschools.org



Spring Garden Carnival 

Volunteers Needed!!!

Friday, May 10th, 2019

3:30 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. (There are different shifts available)

Please contact: briechambers@gmail.com 

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Marvine Elementary Community Festival

Volunteers Needed!!!

Thursday, May 9, 2019

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

 Please contact: Cesar Cordova at ccordova@basdschools.org


Parent Career Fair at Marvine Elementary School

Volunteers Needed!!!

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Please contact: Jessica Davies at jdavies@basdschools.org

Bethlehem Special Olympics is looking for volunteers for their 8th Invitational Swim Meet

Time: 8 am - 4:30 pm

When: Saturday, May 11, 2019

Where: Liberty High School

Please contact: Dana Lindsey bso.dana@gmail.com


The YWCA is looking for Volunteers to help "Adult Day Services Center". This is a great opportunity to experience helping with seniors with Alzheimer's, other forms of dementia, intellectual disabilities who come to the YWCA for socialization.



Volunteers will volunteer Mon-Fri from 3-5 pm and in the summer from 8-5.

Opportunities with our seniors include:



Help load CD's onto iTunes and then load select playlists onto our iPods.


1:1 conversation
Games
Arts & Crafts

If interested, please contact:

Yvonne Toth 
YWCA Bethlehem
Director of Adult Day Services Center
3893 Adler Place Building B, Suite 180
Bethlehem, PA 18017
Phone: (610) 867-4669 Ext 100  |  Fax: (610) 997-3786 


AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM, Allentown seeks dedicated volunteers (16+ years) for their 2019 season. Volunteers are needed for their 1950's Café from 11:30am-2:30pm on Saturday and from noon-2:30pm on Sunday. Other areas to share talents are: School Field Trips and Summer Camp Session in July. Call Liz Hahn, 610-432-4200x10, fund_development@americaonwheels.org.

LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO, Schnecksville is looking for dedicated volunteers (13+ years) for the 2019 season. Volunteers may assist with positions including interactive exhibits, conservation activity stations, special events, memberships, marketing, and grounds departments. Call Julia Bieski, 610-799-4171 x248, jbieski@lvzoo.org.

THE SALVATION ARMY CHILDREN'S SERVICES, Allentown needs energetic individuals and groups of all sizes to volunteer to help with their 2019 Rock N' Run 4 Kids from 7am-12pm on Saturday, May 11. They have many volunteer opportunities that are appropriate for various ages and abilities; see www.rocknrun4kids.com/. For questions, call Jessica Jacobs, 610-821-7706, Jessica.jacobs@use.salvationarmy.org.

VOLUNTEER CENTER of the LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem is seeking diverse volunteers for its volunteer leadership program, Project Blueprint, that develops and trains leaders to serve on boards and committees of local non-profit agencies. Six sessions are scheduled 5:30-8:15pm beginning Tuesdays April 9 to May 14 at Olympus, Center Valley. Register at https://form.jotform.com/90373746457163Call Karen Smith, 610-807-0336, Karen@volunteerlv.org.

REMINDER: PLEASE TAKE A LOOK AT OUR AGENCY LIST ON OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE OPPORTUNITIES.      https://www.beth.k12.pa.us/ParentsStudents/CommunityService/search.lasso 

Thursday, April 4, 2019

April 2019 Community Service Opportunities

Spring Garden Carnival 
 
Volunteers Needed!!!
 
Friday, May 10th, 2019
 
3:30 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. (There are different shifts available)
 
Please contact: briechambers@gmail.com 
 
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Marvine Elementary Community Festival
 
Volunteers Needed!!!
 
Thursday, May 9, 2019
 
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
 
 Please contact: Cesar Cordova at ccordova@basdschools.org
 
Parent Career Fair at Marvine Elementary School
 
Volunteers Needed!!!
 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
 
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
 
Please contact: Jessica Davies at jdavis@basdschools.org
 
Bethlehem Special Olympics is looking for volunteers for their 8th invitational Swim Meet
Time: 8 am - 4:30 pm
When: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Where: Liberty High School
Please contact: Dana Lindsey bso.dana@gmail.com
 
 
The YWCA is looking for Volunteers to help "Adult Day Services Center". This is a great opportunity to experience helping with seniors with Alzheimer's, other forms of dementia, intellectual disabilities who come to the YWCA for socialization.

Volunteers will volunteer Mon-Fri from 3-5 pm and in the summer from 8-5.
Opportunities with our seniors include:

Help load CD's onto iTunes and then load select playlists onto our iPods.

1:1 conversation
Games
Arts & Crafts

If interested, please contact:

Yvonne Toth 
YWCA Bethlehem
Director of Adult Day Services Center
3893 Adler Place Building B, Suite 180
Bethlehem, PA 18017
Phone: (610) 867-4669 Ext 100  |  Fax: (610) 997-3786 


AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM, Allentown seeks dedicated volunteers (16+ years) for their 2019 season. Volunteers are needed for their 1950's Café from 11:30am-2:30pm on Saturday and from noon-2:30pm on Sunday. Other areas to share talents are: School Field Trips and Summer Camp Session in July. Call Liz Hahn, 610-432-4200x10, fund_development@americaonwheels.org.

LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO, Schnecksville is looking for dedicated volunteers (13+ years) for the 2019 season. Volunteers may assist with positions including interactive exhibits, conservation activity stations, special events, memberships, marketing, and grounds departments. Call Julia Bieski, 610-799-4171 x248, jbieski@lvzoo.org.

THE SALVATION ARMY CHILDREN'S SERVICES, Allentown needs energetic individuals and groups of all sizes to volunteer to help with their 2019 Rock N' Run 4 Kids from 7am-12pm on Saturday, May 11. They have many volunteer opportunities that are appropriate for various ages and abilities; see www.rocknrun4kids.com/. For questions, call Jessica Jacobs, 610-821-7706, Jessica.jacobs@use.salvationarmy.org.

VOLUNTEER CENTER of the LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem is seeking diverse volunteers for its volunteer leadership program, Project Blueprint, that develops and trains leaders to serve on boards and committees of local non-profit agencies. Six sessions are scheduled 5:30-8:15pm beginning Tuesdays April 9 to May 14 at Olympus, Center Valley. Register at https://form.jotform.com/90373746457163Call Karen Smith, 610-807-0336, Karen@volunteerlv.org.

REMINDER: PLEASE TAKE A LOOK AT OUR AGENCY LIST ON OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE OPPORTUNITIES.      https://www.beth.k12.pa.us/ParentsStudents/CommunityService/search.lasso 

Thursday, March 14, 2019

MARCH 2019 COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES


NEE TO FIND COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES?




LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO, Schnecksville is seeking volunteers(age 13+ or 10+ with adult) to assist with their annual events.  Volunteers will manage stations including craft/activity, food/beverage, basket raffle, and more. Help guests celebrate this  Call Julia Bieski, 610-799-4171 x248, jbieski@lvzoo.org.

NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness: Needs VOLUNTEERS! NOTE: A REQUEST TO VOLUNTEER IS NEEDED, SEE ATTACH FOR THE FORMS. Please find below.

26th Annual
Community Spaghetti Dinner

Raffle and Silent Auction 

Saturday, March 23, 4:00–7:00pm  at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 1067 W. Union Blvd., Bethlehem PA 

Please click to download the "request to volunteer and rubric forms" http://basdcommserviceblog.blogspot.com/  If you are interested please register by click and sign up at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080d49aea722a5f94-namis.

CA$H BINGO AT NORTHEAST MIDDLE SCHOOL: Come and VOLUNTEER! The event is on:
Sunday, March 31, 2019   

Two groups:
12:30-3pm and 3-5:30pm-- 6 hours for each shift

Please contact:  Tina Martucci - tmartucci@basdschools.org 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Senior Citizen Night at the TheaterThe event will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2019. We will need help from 4:30 to 6:30 and after the show for tasks such as escorting the seniors to the cafeteria, serving them in the cafeteria, helping clear their dinner tables, escorting them to and from the auditorium, and operating the elevator before and after the show. 

If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the Google form below.


or Contact Mrs. Jodi Evans- jevans@basdschools.org 

Farmersville Elementary School Family Fun Bingo! Volunteers needed, to help with the activity table. Extra hours for setting up and cleaning up.

When:  Friday, March 22nd 
Time: 6:30-8:30

Contact: 
 Leah Hirschbeck
 LeahBeth1119@gmail.com
(610)570-0476 (cell)



AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM, Allentown seeks dedicated volunteers (16+ years) for the 2019 season. Volunteers are needed for their 1950's Café from 11:30am-2:30pm on Saturday and from noon-2:30pm on Sunday. Other areas to share talents are: School Field Trips and Summer Camp Session in July. Call Liz Hahn, 610-432-4200x10, fund_development@americaonwheels.org.
DELAWARE & LEHIGH NATIONAL HERITAGE CORRIDOR, Easton is looking for volunteers from 9am-12pm on Saturday, April 13 to help with Hugh Moore Park Clean Up. Meet at the National Canal Museum to break into groups for various activities including litter clean up, prepping for educational field trips, clearing branches, planting flowers, etc. Please wear appropriate clothes for being outside and closed-toed shoes, long pants, and long sleeve shirts. Please RSVP at https://delawareandlehigh.org/blog/2019-opening-day-for-trails-hugh-moore-park-clean-up/.


NORTHEAST MINISTRY, Bethlehem needs tutors during their After-School Homework Club from 3-5PM Monday-Thursday to assist with homework, reading, writing, and school projects. All volunteers are required to complete background checks before starting their service. Call Ann Gibson, 610-691-3355, gibsona@northeastministry.com

THE SALVATION ARMY of the GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem needs cooking teams to prepare community meals on Sundays, serving at 1PM. This is a year-round volunteer opportunity. Meal contents provided. Call Jeff Kulls, 484-554-7992, jeffkulls@hotmail.com.

HISTORIC BETHLEHEM MUSEUMS & SITES is looking for volunteers interested in planting/tending at the Colonial Garden at Burnside Plantation. The Garden is planted with heirloom seeds and plants and everything is grown organically. Plants, seeds, and compost are provided, and gardeners share fresh produce from the garden. No experience is required. Call Pat Corpora, 610-867-0915, pcorpora@aol.com.

VOLUNTEER CENTER of the LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem is seeking diverse volunteers for its volunteer leadership program, Project Blueprint, that develops and trains leaders to serve on boards and committees of local non-profit agencies. Six sessions are scheduled 5:30-8:15pm beginning Tuesdays April 9 to May 14 at Olympus, Center Valley. Register at https://form.jotform.com/90373746457163Call Karen Smith, 610-807-0336, Karen@volunteerlv.org.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Community Service Opportunities - February 2019

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IT'S NOT HOW MUCH WE GIVE, BUT HOW MUCH LOVE WE PUT INTO GIVING
Mother Teresa



JAMES BUCHANAN BINGO NIGHT!!!!
You are invited!!
The James Buchanan PTA will be sponsoring Family BINGO Night on
Friday, February 22nd, 6-8 p.m.
James Buchanan Elementary School
1621 Catasauqua Road - Bethlehem
JBESPTA@gmail.com

EQUI-LIBRIUM, INC., Nazareth needs volunteers for their Spring session. Help empower special needs people to reach their fullest potential with horse-related activities. Training sessions have been scheduled for March 16 and March 23; prospective volunteers may pick one of these dates. Call Yvonne Darlington, 610-365-2266, volunteercoordinator@equi-librium.org.

NORTHEAST MINISTRY, Bethlehem needs tutors during their After-School Homework Club from 3-5PM Monday-Thursday to assist with homework, reading, writing, and school projects. All volunteers are required to complete background checks before starting their service. Call Ann Gibson, 610-691-3355, gibsona@northeastministry.com

THE SALVATION ARMY of the GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem needs cooking teams to prepare community meals on Sundays, serving at 1PM. This is a year-round volunteer opportunity. Meal contents provided. Call Jeff Kulls, 484-554-7992, jeffkulls@hotmail.com.

HISTORIC BETHLEHEM MUSEUMS & SITES is looking for volunteers interested in planting/tending at the Colonial Garden at Burnside Plantation. The Garden is planted with heirloom seeds and plants and everything is grown organically. Plants, seeds, and compost are provided, and gardeners share fresh produce from the garden. No experience is required. Call Pat Corpora, 610-867-0915, pcorpora@aol.com.


LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO, Schnecksville is seeking volunteers(age 13+ or 10+ with adult) to assist with their annual "Wild-at-Heart" event from 10am-3pm on Saturday, Feb 16. Volunteers will manage stations including craft/activity, food/beverage, basket raffle, and more. Help guests celebrate this "hoLOVEday." Call Julia Bieski, 610-799-4171 x248, jbieski@lvzoo.org.

CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY will be hosting a Volunteer Kick-off from 7-8PM on Feb 26 to jumpstart 2019 and help you gain an understanding of who we are, who we serve and why volunteers are so important to us. Meet other volunteers, ask questions and share ideas. Light refreshments will be provided.  Contact Nancy Petiet, 610-861-7555 x39, npetiet@cancersupportglv.org

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK, Nazareth needs volunteersto be "Backpack Buddies." Assemble packages of food and organize/load packages for kids-at-risk who receive a weekly package of food to get them through the weekend until Monday's school breakfast. This activity takes place every 3rd Friday of every month from 8:30am-11:30am, with the next one being Feb 15. Call Idaliz Burgos, 484-287-4015, iburgos@caclv.org. (Students please make sure to fill out a request to volunteer and rubric for)
THE SALVATION ARMY CHILDREN'S SERVICES, Allentown is looking for "buddies" (18+ years) to join their upcoming round of HALO. The HALO Project is a 10-week outpatient intervention program starting on Feb 25 from 6-8pm for foster/adoptive kids and their families struggling with the impacts of childhood trauma. Background checks, training, and additional releases are required. More info found at https://salvationarmyhalo.org/ or call Jessica Jacobs, 610-821-7706, jessica.jacobs@use.salvationarmy.org.