Posts tagged walk

Because You Care seeks volunteers to help at shelter, events

By | July 2, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Because You Care animal rescue organization recently opened a cat adoption center at 6041 West Road, McKean. A dog kennel is set to open this summer. Volunteers are needed to help in numerous roles, including cleaning and scooping litter, feeding the animals, socializing animals, answering the telephone, selling merchandise to members of the public, and… View Article

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Art & Sole 5K, Highmark Walk set for Saturday

By | June 6, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Lace up your sneakers tomorrow and get outside for some exercise for a good cause. You can choose between the 9th annual Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community, which benefits 28 Erie-area health and human service groups, and the Art & Sole 5K, which raises funds to underwrite free art classes for at-risk children at… View Article

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Volunteers sought for Audubon Center’s 5K run/walk

By | June 4, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

On Saturday, July 26, runners and walkers of all ages will hit the trails for the Wild 5K Run/Walk at the Audubon Center & Sanctuary, 1600 Riverside Road, near Jamestown, N.Y. Proceeds from the race will support Liberty, the center’s resident bald eagle, whose care costs approximately $7,500 per year, according to Audubon Seasonal Naturalist and race Co-chair Corinne Frederickson. Volunteers… View Article

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Neighborhood walk Saturday to benefit Bethany Outreach Center

By | May 29, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Take a walk on Erie’s lower east side on Saturday and you’ll enrich your knowledge of the area and help raise funds for the Bethany Outreach Center, which provides broad-based services to low-income east-Erie families. The Neighborhood Sole Search Walk on Saturday, from 1 to 4 p.m., will start at the Bethany Outreach Center, 254… View Article

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Walk for a healthier Erie on June 7

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

 

The 2014 Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community Erie will take place Saturday, June 7, at Presque Isle State Park. This year’s Walk benefits 28 health and human service organizations, from the Achievement Center to the YMCA. There is no registration fee for the walk, but all walkers are encouraged to raise funds for the health or human service… View Article

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Volunteer to help at Erie-area summer fitness events

By | April 14, 2014 9:54 am | 0 Comments

 

The Erie Sports Commission is seeking volunteers to help out at four major events this summer, including the Zombie Run, the Color Run, the Biggest Loser RunWalk and the Life’s a Beach Triathlon. The Zombie Run includes two events on May 17, both at Lake Erie Speedway in North East. The Zombie Run: Extreme takes… View Article

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Pennsylvania Alzheimer’s Association seeks volunteers for walk

By | March 30, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater PA Chapter, which provides services and support to individuals with Alzheimer’s, their families, and their care partners in the community, is seeking people to assist at this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s, scheduled for Sept. 20 at the Burger King Amphitheater at Liberty Park on Erie’s bayfront. Volunteers are needed both for the… View Article

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Erie’s Biggest Loser RunWalk needs volunteers

By | March 25, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Erie’s Biggest Loser RunWalk 5K/Half Marathon is scheduled for June 22 at Penn State Behrend, with a registration and health and wellness event on June 21 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the school’s Junker Center. Volunteers are needed to serve in a variety of roles, including registration and packet pickup on both days, plus… View Article

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Walk to help heart health Saturday

By | September 13, 2013 2:00 pm | 0 Comments

 

Do your own heart some good and help the American Heart Association in its efforts to prevent heart disease and stroke at the Erie Heart Walk on Saturday at Liberty Park on the Bayfront Parkway. Registration starts at 9 a.m., followed by the walk at 10 a.m. Participants can choose to take part in a… View Article

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Because You Care needs volunteers for Saturday walk

By | September 4, 2013 7:22 pm | 0 Comments

 

Because You Care needs several more volunteers for its Walk for Small Animals on Saturday at Liberty Park on Erie’s Bayfront Highway. The needs include: two or three people to help direct parking at the event, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; a person to help with registration from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; and… View Article

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