Posts tagged food

Volunteers needed to help at Zabawa

By | July 14, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments


Looking for an opportunity to help out over the summer and be involved in one of the Erie Diocese’s most well attended events?   Holy Trinity’s Zabawa — the annual Polish Heritage Festival — is the place for you. The festival organizers are actively looking for help in serving the food to the large crowd of… 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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Volunteers needed to assist with farmers market

By | May 5, 2014 7:13 am | 0 Comments


The Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network is seeking volunteers to operate the electronic benefits machine at the farmers market on Mondays from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. during the summer. The market takes place in Erie’s Little Italy neighborhood. Training will be provided. If two or more people volunteer, they can alternate weeks. To volunteer… View Article

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St. Martin Center seeks volunteer cooks

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


Erie’s St. Martin Center, 1701 Parade St., is seeking experienced volunteer cooks to prepare large quantities of food for Metro Erie Meals on Wheels clients. The work takes place between 7 and 11 a.m., Mondays through Fridays, and responsibilities include cooking foods according to menus and accommodating special dietary or nutritional restrictions; washing pots, pans,… 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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