Friday, March 9, 2018

Volunteer Opportunities - March 2018 (2)

EQUI-LIBRIUM, INC., Nazareth needs volunteers (14+ years) to be horse leaders and side helpers to assist during horseback riding and cart driving lessons for children and adults with special needs. Our next 11-week session starts March 12. Volunteers sign up to help the same participant for one hour once a week for 11 weeks. Trainings are scheduled from 12:30-3:30pm on 4/14, 5/12, 6/2, 7/14, 8/11, 9/8, and 10/6. Call Yvonne Darlington, 610-365-2266, volunteer

MEALS ON WHEELS OF NORTHAMPTON COUNTY, Bethlehem is seeking meal delivery volunteers (18+years). Volunteer daily or as little as twice each month, according to your availability. Volunteers must possess a valid driver's license and have car insurance. The application process includes a criminal background check, orientation, and on-the-road training. Call Keri Young, 
610-691-1030 x20,

NORTHEAST MINISTRY, Bethlehem is seeking volunteers to tutor students in grades 1-12 during their After School Homework Club, Monday to Thursday from 3:30-5:30pm. Tutors assist students with homework, reading, and school projects. All tutors must complete and pass background clearances prior to volunteering. Call Ann Gibson, 610-691-3355, 

THE GRESS MOUNTAIN RANCH, Orefield has 70+ pet and farm animals that need volunteers to help feed/water, clean their pens and do some light maintenance at the ranch. No matter what the weather, the animals still need to be fed and tended by caring, dedicated volunteers. Call Kathryn Gress, 610-398-2122,

WILDLANDS CONSERVANCY, Emmaus needs volunteers to help with their Wild Eggs Event on Saturday, March 24. Help with fun activities for kids: coloring, cookie decorating, transform wooden eggs into wild animals, make bookmarks, visit with animals, and hunt for eggs on their nature trail.   Help also needed for check-in and parking. Child abuse clearances and criminal background checks are required. Two shifts: 9am-noon or 1-3pm. Call Heather Pritchard, 610-965-4397 x112,

Monday, March 5, 2018

Volunteer Opportunities for March 2018

AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM, Allentown is seeking friendly, dedicated volunteers (16+ years of age) for the 2018 Season. Hours are Wednesday 10 a.m - 1- 4 p.m.  Areas to consider for sharing your time and talents: School Field Trips, Summer Camp Session in July, Admissions Desk with cash register (training provided), or helping in the 1950's Café serving hot dogs and ice cream. Call Linda Merkel,

THE SALVATION ARMY CHILDREN'S SERVICES, Allentown is seeking energetic individuals to join their Rock N' Run 4 Kids Committee. Help organize the Annual Rock N' Run 4 Kids held at Coca-Cola Park in May, 2018 which includes a 10K, 5K & Kids Fun Run, and many fun activities for families in support of kids in foster care. Attend monthly meetings, but much of the work can be done on your own time. To learn more, call Florence Rhue,

Upcoming Events at Camelot for Children

 Camelot Teen Nights
*please confirm time when sign up is sent

March 9th-St. Patrick’s Day
Wear your green and come dance the night away with the DJ and your friends. Keep your eye out for those leprechauns.

April 13th - Fiesta at Camelot
Come and join the fiesta! It will be an exciting night with a piñata and walking tacos!

Sunday Kids’ Parties

March 18thStorybook Day
Bring your favorite book to enjoy this afternoon of games, crafts and snacks inspired by some of our favorite books.

April 22ndEarth Day!
We will be giving back to mother nature by planting some beautiful flowers around the Camelot campus and doing earth-friendly activities.

Contact Emily at, Andrea at  or call 610-791-5683 with any questions. Please utilize the signupgenius links to share your plans to attend. We hope you will join us.

Monday, February 26, 2018

New Volunteer Opportunity - MARCH 2018

Northeast Band and Orchestra Parent Organization (NEBOPO) is looking for volunteers to help with our Annual Jazz Band Festival by doing such things as concessions, equipment runners, guides and other tasks. *It should be noted students WOULD NOT be handling money*

WhereNortheast Middle School, 1170 Fernwood Street, Bethlehem PA (use Cafeteria/Gymnasium entrance) 
When: Friday, March 9th 2018
Time  5:30pm to 10:30 pm 
Contact: Catherine Bogdanski - 

Northeast Band and Orchestra Parent Organization (NEBOPO) is looking for volunteers to help with their Bingo Fundraiser by doing things as concessions, callbacks (reading numbers from boards to verify Bingos), deliver prizes and other tasks. *It should be noted students WOULD NOT be handling money* 

Where: Northeast Middle School, 1170 Fernwood Street, Bethlehem PA (use Cafeteria/Gymnasium entrance) 
When: Sunday, March 18th, 2018 
Time  12:30pm to 5:00 pm 
Contact: Catherine Bogdanski - 

DeSales University will be hosting on Sunday, March 25, 2018, The Special Olympics Eastern Bowling Sectionals at Rose Bowl, Jordan Lanes, and Hampton Lanes. They are looking for volunteers to help at each of these locations. Please contact Emily Jacobson at for information.

Greater Lehigh Valley Athletics - Needs community service volunteers for their spring sports season, which begins in April and runs through the end of the school year. Please contact Eric Neidig, GLVA Director at 610-674-3521

Life Guards as volunteers needed in the pool at a Liberty High School event on the following dates:

March 10, 17, 24 
April 7, 14, 21, 28
May 5th 

Please contact Kathy Halkins - 

Tuesday, February 6, 2018



Lincoln Elementary School is looking for volunteers to help with after-school programs during the time of 3:30-5:30. Please contact: Amanda Medea -

Please contact the after-school program coordinators at the following elementary schools for community service opportunities:

Fountain Hill Elementary
James Buchana Elementary
Freemansburg Elementary

Thursday, February 1, 2018

More Volunteer Opportunities!!

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James Buchanan Elementary School needs volunteers for the following activities:

Supper with the Super night - Wed. Feb 21, 5-7 pm. - childcare help 

Family Bingo Night - Fri. Feb 23, 5-9 pm.- volunteer will help with setting up, decorating, selling food, checking numbers, and with the cleanup. 

Please contact Catherine Zile -  

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Great STEM Opportunity!

James Buchanan Elementary - STEM family fun night coming up at our school on Friday, Feb. 9th from 6-7:30pm. We are looking for some volunteers to help run different hands-on stations. All of the materials will be provided. Volunteers will be helping assist the elementary students and their families with the different experiments.

Please contact Catherine Zile at       

Friday, January 26, 2018

New Opportunities to Volunteer - JANUARY 2018

CEDARBROOK NURSING HOME, Allentown has a fun opportunity for volunteers to help their residents play games on Tuesdays from 6:15-8:15pm.  A regularly scheduled game night takes place each week and volunteers are needed to escort their residents to in-house games and to help them play the games.  Examples of games are bingo, Yahtzee, and casino type games.  Call Kerry Magliane,

MEALS ON WHEELS OF LEHIGH COUNTY, Allentown is looking for volunteers (18+ years) to distribute meals to homebound individuals between 11am-1pm Monday-Friday.  Teams of 2 deliver to 33 routes throughout Lehigh County.  Drive a route or ride along as a visitor.  Bring a friend and form a team or let us provide a partner for you.   Training scheduled for Wednesday 1/31 @1:30pm.  Call Dawn Stillwagen, 610-398-2563,

ST. LUKE'S HOSPICE, Lehigh Valley, Carbon and Monroe counties is seeking compassionate, dependable, and outgoing volunteers in these areas.  A hospice volunteer might hold a hand, read a book to a patient, be a listening ear, be a friend, and much more. Orientation and training is provided.  Call Juana Van Steenvoort,, or visit

THE HABITAT FOR HUMANITY RESTORE, Whitehall is actively looking for individuals (18+ years) and groups (4 people max) on Friday and Saturday afternoons to assist with the daily operations in the Donation Center, sales floors and working with the ReStore Staff. Sign up by creating a Volunteer Hub account:

Please check your local BASD Elementary School for volunteer opportunities with afterschool programs.