Edinboro Triathlon needs volunteers

   April 10, 2014 5:00 am

The County Y in Edinboro is seeking volunteers to help put on the 28th annual Edinboro Triathlon, which will be held on May 31 in Edinboro. Volunteers are needed on Friday, May 30, from 5 to 8 p.m. to distribute race packets and T-shirts at packet pickup  and help with late registration at Charlie’s Pub…

Rock for a Cause Sunday to benefit Erie County Y

   February 22, 2014 1:10 am

Head to the Crossroads Dinor, 101 W. Plum St., Edinboro, on Sunday, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., for the County Y’s Rock for a Cause charity concert benefiting the Y’s annual scholarship fund, We Build People. The fund provides financial assistance to members of Edinboro’s community so they can afford Y memberships and programs. For…

Volunteers needed at Goodell Gardens for art and music festival

   May 6, 2013 1:00 pm

Goodell Gardens & Homestead, 221 Waterford St., Edinboro, is seeking volunteers to work on May 18 as parking guides during the Downtown Edinboro Art & Music Festival, which runs May 16-18. Goodell Gardens has changed its site layout since last year, and it wants to make sure that folks who come to the festival can find a place to park….

Edinboro University raises money for Hurricane Isaac relief

   September 7, 2012 9:21 am

Students and administrators at Edinboro University are collecting money for the victims of Hurricane Isaac. The fund drive runs until Sept. 12. Proceeds from the fundraiser will be given to representatives of the Greater Erie Chapter of the American Red Cross at the Edinboro home opener on Sept. 15. In addition to the fundraiser, Chartwells…

Volunteer Round-up: Feb. 6

   February 6, 2012 10:48 am

A former colleague alerted me to an article on GOOD.is asking its readers to research the people and organizations behind the issues about which they are passionate. The task was part of GOOD.is’s #30daysofGOOD campaign. The posting encouraged readers to: Remember, no act is too small. Some people just need a ride to receive cancer…