Posts tagged catholic charities

Refugee ministry needs volunteers to teach classes

   May 13, 2013 7:44 pm    0

The Catholic Diocese of Erie’s Office of Catholic Refugee Ministry works to connect refugees in the Erie area with resources to help them attain self-sufficiency and become contributing members of the community. One of the most important of these services¬†is providing classes through which refugees learn to speak English, acquire necessary practical skills and become¬†acquainted…


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Catholic Charities recruits volunteers for refugee resettlement picnic

   August 7, 2012 12:16 pm    0

The Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement Program is welcoming new refugees to Erie at its annual Refugee Picnic. The picnic is located at the Cook House Pavilion at Presque Isle State Park on Sept. 15. Volunteers are needed to set up, direct traffic, lead games, crafts and nature walks and patrol the beach. From Catholic Charities…


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Volunteer Round-up: Jan. 31

   January 31, 2012 11:17 am    1

I’m a day late and I apologize, but here are this week’s volunteer opportunities: Tax season is here The United Way of Erie County is opening 16 Volunteer Tax Assistance (VITA) sites across Erie County on Wednesday. It is looking for volunteers to fulfill a number of roles at these sites. Volunteers who prepare basic…


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