Posts in the category

Orphan Angels seeking hair stylists for Sunday event

   September 30, 2014 12:41 pm    0

A Fall Hair Cut A Thon on Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at  Classic Image Salon, 9125 Ridge Road, Girard, will benefit Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary, a no-kill cat and kitten rescue organization. Haircuts will be given in exchange for a donation to Orphan Angels. If you are a licensed Pennsylvania hair stylist who is willing to to…

 

Read more

Help decorate for Halloween event at St. Joseph’s Apartments

   September 26, 2014 6:00 am    0

Volunteers are needed to help decorate a room for trick or treaters who will visit with the residents of St. Joseph’s Apartments on Friday, Oct. 24, from 5 to 8 p.m., at 517 Maryland Ave. The apartment’s senior residents invite their children, grandchildren, aides’ children, etc., to trick or treat in the apartment’s commons room. The room will be…

 

Read more

Volunteers needed for Audubon’s Enchanted Forest

   September 25, 2014 9:47 am    0

Audubon Center & Sanctuary, 1600 Riverside Road, in Jamestown, N.Y., is seeking a few people to help out at its upcoming Enchanted Forest event on Oct. 3 and 4. Volunteers are needed for both evenings to help with guiding groups of visitors around the trail, kids crafts and cleanup. The program is a family-friendly, educational Halloween…

 

Read more

Prep/Villa theater program seeks volunteers

   September 23, 2014 3:17 pm    0

The Cathedral Prep and Villa Maria Academy MVP Theatre Arts Program is seeking set builders; costume designers; artists; props, publicity, marketing and poster designers; orchestra members; fight coordinators; technical lighting and sound designers; stage crew members; student directors and choreographers; makeup artists; and flying directors to help make its 2014-15 season a success. Productions planned this season…

 

Read more

Volunteers needed to sort 40,000 donated books

   September 20, 2014 6:00 am    0

Hooked on Books for Kids  recently received a grant of 40,000 brand-new books from First Book of Washington, D.C., and the group is in need of help to sort and organize the books on Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 8 and 9. ‪The books will be distributed to teachers and nonprofit groups in the Erie area.  Two-hour shifts are…

 

Read more

Orphan Angels seeks volunteer stylists for cutathon

   September 19, 2014 9:41 am    0

Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary is seeking a few licensed hair stylists to cut at a hair cutathon fundraiser for the shelter. The cutathon will take place at Classic Image Salon, 9125 West Ridge Road, Girard, on Sunday, Oct. 5, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you are willing to help out at this event, or need more information, please…

 

Read more

Volunteers needed to assist at North East Wine Fest

   September 18, 2014 9:46 am    0

The North East Chamber of Commerce is seeking volunteers to help at the 2014 Wine Festival, which will be held Sept. 27 and 28 in North East’s Gravel Pit, Gibson and Heard parks. Volunteers are needed to work as wine couriers, wine checkers, admissions attendants and souvenier sellers. Each volunteer time slot is two hours….

 

Read more

Sorters needed to help prep for book sale

   September 17, 2014 10:10 am    0

Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary will hold a used book sale to benefit its Phoenix Fund for severely ill cats on Oct. 4 and 5, in the shelter’s parking lot at 5439 West Lake Road. The group is looking for a few volunteers to help sort the books prior to the sale. Sorting will be outside, for…

 

Read more

Volunteers needed to sign kids up for Shining Star program

   September 16, 2014 9:43 am    0

St. Martin Center’s Shining Stars program will once again distribute toys to needy children throughout Erie this holiday season. Families enroll in the program in the fall, then the children’s Christmas wishes are gathered and posted on trees in area businesses and schools. Volunteers are needed on Oct. 14, 15 and 16 to help sign up children…

 

Read more

GECAC Volunteer Tutor Open House set for Tuesday

   September 12, 2014 9:55 am    0

The GECAC Adult Education Program is seeking volunteer tutors to work with adults to improve their reading, math, English or writing skills in order to pass their GED or gain the skills needed to get and keep a job. Volunteers receive training, support and materials to assist them with their students. Volunteers must have at…

 

Read more