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

By | July 17, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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Fun fair/carnival today to benefit Erie Animal Network

By | June 8, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

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,… View Article

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

By | June 7, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

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…. View Article

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Volunteers needed for Kori’s Kritters fundraiser

By | June 5, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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Help Stamp Out Hunger today

By | May 10, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

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…. View Article

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Hoss’s Community Day Saturday benefits cat shelter

By | May 9, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Head over to Hoss’s Steak & Sea House, 3302 W. 26th St., on Saturday between 11 a.m. and 10 p.m., for a pre-Mother’s Day meal. If you present a Cash Cow Card, which you can pick up at Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary, the restaurant will donate 20 percent of your purchase to the cat shelter. You can also… View Article

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Soup-er Saturday to raise funds for cancer programs

By | May 8, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

On Saturday, Cross Roads Farm and Craft Market in Westfield, N.Y., will host its fifth annual Soup-er Saturday to raise funds for cancer programs. The soup cook-off will feature more than 30 different types of soups, and visitors to the market can taste as many as they wish, while making donations to Lily’s Hope by… View Article

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Help letter carriers stamp out hunger

By | April 16, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

On May 10, the letter carriers of the U.S. Postal Service will help Stamp Out Hunger by collecting nonperishable food items for local food banks, including Erie’s Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania. Volunteers are needed to help pick up the food items left by community residents near their mail boxes. Volunteers will be given… View Article

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Make-A-Wish seeks air mile donations

By | April 1, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

It’s finally April, and that means it’s time for the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s annual Wishes in Flight Air Miles campaign. Throughout the month, Make-A-Wish will be collecting frequent flier miles to help wish kids like Peter Dimitriadis, of Erie, travel to their dream destinations. Last August, Peter’s wish of visiting his family in Greece came true… View Article

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Help Stamp Out Hunger on May 10

By | March 21, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania  is seeking volunteers to help out during this year’s Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, on Saturday, May 10. On that day, community members across the nation will leave nonperishable food items next to their mailboxes for pickup and delivery to local food banks. Created by the National Association… View Article

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