Because You Care seeks volunteer gift wrappers

   December 11, 2014 11:59 am

Because You Care small animal rescue group is seeking volunteers to help wrap gifts this Sunday, Dec. 14, and Friday, Dec. 19, at the Millcreek Mall Community Booth. The volunteers wrap shoppers’ gifts in exchange for a donation to BYC. If anyone is willing to help, please send an e-mail to karsmitty2@hotmail.com for more information…

Community Nursing Services of North East looking for volunteers

   December 10, 2014 4:36 pm

The Community Nursing Services of North East is looking to expand its volunteer team. The agency provides both home care and hospice services to the local community. Hospice services include support with physical, emotional, spiritual, and bereavement care for patients and their families. Volunteer services are a key component of the hospice program interdisciplinary team. The agency is looking to…

Volunteers needed to collect food donations on Dec. 19

   December 8, 2014 4:18 pm

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…

Orphan Angels seeks volunteer gift wrappers

   November 20, 2014 11:39 am

Volunteers are needed to wrap gifts on behalf of Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary at the Millcreek Mall on Friday, Nov. 28, between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 29, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; and Sunday, Nov. 30, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Volunteers will wrap gifts purchased by shoppers in exhange for a donation…

Erie City Mission seeks volunteers for holiday meals

   November 10, 2014 5:00 am

Erie City Mission will be hosting numerous meals, including breakfasts, lunches and dinners, between now and the beginning of the New Year, and is looking for volunteers — both individuals and community and service groups — to help staff the preparation and service of those meals. In particular, groups experienced with meal preparation and service…

Erie animal rescue group seeks volunteers

   November 9, 2014 6:00 am

Hope for Erie Animal Wellness is seeking new volunteers to help in its mission of providing solutions for animal-related situations of any kind in the Erie region. The group will hold a get-together for anyone interested in volunteering with H.O.P.E. on Dec. 3, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., at Mud Puppies Self Serve Dog Wash, 3867 Peach St. The…

Volunteers sought to help clean up Frontier Park

   October 18, 2014 4:00 am

Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier Park is seeking volunteers to help maintain the arboretum throughout the fall. Work to be done includes weeding, edging, pruning trees, mulching, picking up trash and the like. If you are age 16 or older and would like to help keep the park maintained and looking good for visitors, go…

Experience Children’s Museum sets volunteer training session

   October 14, 2014 4:00 am

Do you like children? Would you like to help them learn through fun activities? The Experience Children’s Museum at 420 French St. will hold a training session for adults interested in becoming museum docents on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to noon. The docents’ responsibilities include facilitating museum programs and assisting with classes, camps, scout…

Sisters of St. Joseph seeks volunteer receptionist

   October 8, 2014 4:00 am

The Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network is in need of a volunteer part-time receptionist,  about 8 hours a week or less, at 425 W. 18th St., starting as soon as possible. Anyone interested should contact Lora Caldwell, volunteer coordinator at 397-3376 or lcaldwell@ssjnn.org. For more information about the Sisters of St. Joseph Network, visit www.ssjnn.org.

Volunteers needed to help Hooked on Books sort books

   October 4, 2014 5:00 am

On Monday, Hooked on Books for Kids will be receiving 40,000 new books at the Shred-X Warehouse, 2952 W. 22nd St. Volunteers are needed to help unpack and sort books on Wednesday, from 2 to 4 p.m., and Thursday, 8 to 11 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m. Hooked on Books for Kids works with Erie County’s…