Happy birthday to the Girl Scouts

   March 12, 2012 11:22 am

Today marks 100 years of green sashes, press on badges and delicious cookies. What better way to give back to the organization that taught you arts and crafts, camping survival skills and cookie sales(wo)manship than by giving your time? The Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania is looking for adult volunteers for a range of roles…

Nonprofit partnership talks skilled volunteering with Erie young professionals

   March 9, 2012 11:45 am

A common piece of advice in creative writing–or any writing for that matter–is “write what you know.” The Nonprofit Partnership seeks to use the essence of that message through what they call “skilled volunteering.” The Nonprofit Partnership discussed the concept of skilled volunteering at a YEP! (Young Erie Professionals) social event at the Watson-Curtze mansion…