Posts tagged donation

Volunteers needed to collect food donations on Dec. 19

   December 8, 2014 4:18 pm    0

Erie-area Tops Markets and the Second Harvest Food Bank are teaming up again for the Food 4 Families Food Drive on Friday, Dec. 19. Volunteers are needed at each Erie Tops Markets location to help pass out flyers and to help collect donations. Shifts are available as follows: Tops store at 1702 E. 38th St., 3…

 

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Fun ways to help animal rescue groups this weekend

   October 3, 2014 10:25 am    0

This weekend offers multiple opportunities to help Erie-area animal rescue groups — and have fun at the same time. Start the weekend with a 3-mile charity walk for the Erie Animal Network’s Community Cat Fund on Saturday at 9 a.m. The Community Cat Fund pays for spays, neuters, vaccinations, shelters and food for stray cats in…

 

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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…

 

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Blood Bank giving away Wally cards on Monday

   August 17, 2014 5:00 am    0

As the summer starts to wind down, the Community Blood Bank is continuing to experience a severe shortage of blood. In an effort to help end the shortage, the first 60 donors to the Blood Bank on Monday will each receive a $10 Wally Card to Waldameer Park & Waterworld. The cards are good for individual…

 

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Don’t forget to give on Tuesday, Erie Gives Day

   August 11, 2014 4:00 am    1

Tomorrow is  one of the best times to help your favorite Erie-area charities — Erie Gives Day. If you make an online donation between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Tuesday to one or more participating nonprofits in the Erie area, the Erie Community Foundation will match a percentage of the donations. The more donations…

 

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Donate blood, get a chance to win a $5,000 shopping spree

   July 17, 2014 5:00 am    0

The Community Blood Bank is offering blood donors a chance to win a $5,000 shopping spree to Off-Road Express from now through Aug. 30. Off-Road Express sells snowmobiles, ATVs, motorcycles, dirt bikes, watercraft, motocross bikes, and other types of recreational vehicles, as well as parts and accessories. Donors must be at least 17 years old…

 

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Fun fair/carnival today to benefit Erie Animal Network

   June 8, 2014 1:00 am    0

Bring the family for some good old-fashioned carnival-type fun at the Erie Animal Network Carnival and Fun Fair today, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Sparrow Pond Campground, 11103 Rte 19 N., in Waterford. Admission to the fair is free, and there will be food — including carnival-type snacks — to purchase, plus games, music,…

 

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Benefit Sunday to help defray Erie resident’s kidney transplant costs

   June 7, 2014 1:00 am    0

A benefit Sunday, from noon to 6 p.m., at Shades Beach, 7000 East Lake Road, Harborcreek, will help defray the costs of a kidney transplant for Meagan Leamer, age 21. Leamer has been living with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) – a scar tissue formed in parts of the kidney — since she was 3 years old….

 

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Volunteers needed for Kori’s Kritters fundraiser

   June 5, 2014 5:00 am    0

The third annual Kori B. Durkin Foundation Kori’s Kritters benefit in Support of Animal Rescue will be held Saturday, July 12, 5 to 11 p.m., at the Colony Pub &  Grille, 2670 W. Eighth St. Many volunteers are needed to help put on this event, which will benefit Because You Care, a local animal rescue…

 

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Help Stamp Out Hunger today

   May 10, 2014 5:00 am    0

Don’t forget — Saturday is the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive across the United States. This is your chance to help those who are hungry in your own community, without leaving your house. Mail carriers — assisted by an army of volunteers — will be picking up donations of nonperishable food items as they make their rounds….

 

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