Bethlehem Press

Monday, February 24, 2020


Tuesday, September 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

THE CENTER FOR ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELFARE, Easton, is seeking volunteers to walk dogs, assist with a.m. cleanings, attend off-site events to promote the shelter, cat and dog enrichment and general shelter help. If interested in helping, please contact Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722, ext. 4 or email

FRIENDS OF JOHNSTON, INC., Bethlehem, seeks volunteers to work on its Veteran Memorial Garden Sept. 11 Day of Service. Call Victoria Bastidas, 484-241-6117.

ALLENTOWN RESCUE MISSION is seeking a volunteer for National Day of Service and Remembrance Sept. 11 to run a carpet cleaning machine at their facility. Call Rosaria Stoops, 610-740-5500.

AMERICA ON WHEELS, Allentown, has a grounds beautification project for 9-11 Day of Service. Call Liz Hahn, 610-432-4200, ext. 10.

BETHLEHEM SPECIAL OLYMPICS needs volunteers (14-17 with adult supervision or 18+) to coach swimmers on Tuesday evenings from October through June. Call Liz Dellers, 267-221-7740.

GIRLS ON THE RUN LEHIGH VALLEY is looking for volunteers to serve as assistant coaches. Contact Lisa Fiore.

INDEPENDENT TRANSPORTATION NETWORK has a rewarding volunteer opportunity as a driver for seniors in the Lehigh Valley area. Call Karen Schiavonne, 610-419-1645.

KELLYN FOUNDATION, Tatamy, needs volunteers for its Lehigh Valley VegStock Oct. 12 from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at Llantrisant Retreat & Wellness Center in Tatamy. Contact Amanda at

THE GRESS MOUNTAIN RANCH needs volunteers to help get the Ranch ready for their Open House in October. Call Kathryn Gress, 610-398-2122.

THE SALVATION ARMY, Allentown, has a volunteer opportunity for 9-11 Day of Service from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. to do some gardening and landscaping work at The Hospitality House Shelter. Call Deidre Govan, 610-432-012/8, ext. 220.

Volunteer Center to receive a brochure listing agencies in need of volunteers at 610-807-0336 or e-mail: Visit our website for a larger listing of volunteer opportunities.