Fairview’s Blended Spirits Ranch seeks youth mentors

By | June 27, 2014 6:23 am | 0 Comments


Blended Spirits Ranch is looking for individuals who can commit to volunteering to mentor a youth through an eight-week Equine Assisted Learning course. Blended Spirits works to improve the lives of adults and children through Equine Assisted Learning and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, as well as rescuing and rehabilitating horses from abusive environments. The volunteer mentors will be assigned one horse… View Article

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Adopt-a-Beach program continues at Presque Isle

By | June 26, 2014 6:40 am | 0 Comments


It’s not too late to help keep our Presque Isle beaches clean and in tiptop shape for summer visitors. Teams of volunteers work from April through October to conduct litter removal and monitoring, and to complete a beach health assessment. The teams collect important information and enter it into the Alliance for the Great Lakes Adopt-A-Beach… View Article

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SafeNet seeks volunteers for birthday bash

By | June 25, 2014 6:56 am | 0 Comments


SafeNet, which provides sanctuary, support, education and advocacy for victims of domestic violence, is holding a birthday party in its Big Backyard, on Sunday, July 13, from noon to 4 p.m., to celebrate its 40th anniversary. Volunteers are needed to help at this family-friendly event with crafts, food vendors and games. Learn more by visiting… View Article

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Bike ride Sunday at Presque Isle to raise funds for kids’ bicycle charity

By | June 24, 2014 1:03 am | 0 Comments


Join Cody’s Ride of Hope on Sunday at Presque Isle State Park, and help brighten the lives of sick children. The event is a bike ride to benefit Cody’s Wheels Of Hope, a nonprofit organization that accepts donations in order to buy bicycles, riding toys and safety helmets for children with life-threatening diseases. The ride… View Article

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‘Volunteer’ your organs, save lives

By | June 23, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments


Did you know that every organ donor has the potential to save eight lives? The Center for Organ Recovery & Education has launched a campaign to increase the awareness of the immense difference organ donation can make. C.O.R.E. is encouraging everyone to register to become an organ and tissue donor, and also to consider working with C.O.R.E. to… View Article

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Help make this year’s Discover Presque Isle a success

By | June 22, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments


Discover Presque Isle is a three-day event held every year to raise funds for improvements to Presque Isle State Park. It takes nearly 200 volunteers to make the event a success. This year’s festival is set for July 25-27. As always, there will be a variety of family-oriented fun, including live music, a large children’s festival, art and craft vendors,… View Article

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Cat shelter needs volunteers to help clean, more

By | June 21, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments


Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary and Adoption Center, a no-kill cat and kitten shelter at 5439 West Lake Road, needs adult volunteers to clean cages and floors, as well as to help with fundraising events, writing grants and spending  time socializing the cats at the center. Opportunities are available to accommodate every schedule, no  matter how much or… View Article

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L.E.A.F. needs volunteers for summer events

By | June 20, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments


The Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier Park is gearing up for its summer events and is seeking volunteers to help make them a success. The Arts at the Arboretum series kicks off on July 3 with Poets’ Hall Presents, then continues with an outdoor concert series that runs on six Thursdays in July and August… View Article

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Erie Multicultural Center seeks volunteers to fill many roles

By | June 19, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments


The Erie Multicultural Community Resource Center relies on volunteers to provide a variety of educational, employment and other programs and services for Erie’s immigrant and refugee populations. Individuals and groups are always needed to help on a one-time or an on-going basis. Opportunities for volunteers include classroom aides, maintenance, housekeeping, website management, client support roles,… View Article

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Downtown Y seeks volunteers for basketball tournament

By | June 18, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments


The Downtown Y is looking for volunteers to help out at the third annual Highmark Downtown Showdown Outdoor 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 2 and 3. Volunteers are needed for setup, registration, scorekeeping and timekeeping, bracket keepers, and 50/50 ticket sales. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Victoria Stilson… View Article

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