Updated July 14, 2019 | Youth & Adult Volunteer Opportunities from the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley

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ARTSQUEST, Bethlehem is looking for volunteers (adult supervision for age 14-15) to join the best music festival in North America – Musikfest! Join your friends, family, and coworkers and support your community. ArtsQuest has a job for everyone from beer tapping to keeping the festival grounds clean, and much more! Sign up at www.artsquest.org/volunteer or call Courtney at 610-332-1354 for a paper application.

 

CEDARBROOK SENIOR CARE AND REHAB, Allentown is looking for a cheerful volunteer with some cashier experience to run their Gift Shop from 12:30-3:30pm every Saturday. Their residents love to shop, as well as family members, guests, and staff. A volunteer is also needed to assist residents with painting wooden craft projects from 2-3pm every Thursday. All volunteers must pass a PA Criminal History Clearance done by Cedarbrook. Call Kerry Magliane, 610-336-5684, kerrymagliane@lehighcounty.org.

 

FEED THE CHILDREN, Bethlehem is accepting volunteer applications for their Teacher Store where teachers from Title I school districts have the opportunity to shop for free school supplies four days a month. Dedicated, outgoing volunteers are needed from 1:30-5pm every Wednesday of the month to help with check-in/out, assist shoppers, restock the store during the week. Volunteers are also needed from 9am-noon every Monday to restock shelves. Call Beth Baier, 610-419-9356, beth.baier@feedthechildren.org.

 

HISTORIC BETHLEHEM MUSEUMS & SITES is looking for volunteers for their Blueberry Festival, July 20 and 21, at the Burnside Plantation. Volunteer opportunities include: dessert tent, admissions, parking, Blueberry Brewery (age 21+), Kid’s Club crafts, colonial dress up & games, runners, and more! Volunteer shifts are: Festival set-up; Monday through Friday, July 15-19 from 8am-3pm; Saturday, July 20 – 9:30am-1pm, 12:30-4pm, and 3:30-7pm; Sunday July 21-Clean-up 6-9pm. Call Kelly Sanders, 610-868-6868, ksanders@historicbethlehem.org.

 

LEHIGH COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY, Allentown needs experienced dog walker volunteers for weekday/weekend mornings and afternoons. Call Stephanie Skyriotis, 610-797-1205, steph@lehighhumane.org.

 

LEHIGH VALLEY SCORE, LCC, Schnecksville needs experienced business people to provide confidential business mentoring services in person and online. Lead seminars and workshops to help small business owners meet goals and achieve success. Training provided.   Call Tracy Damiani, 610-266-3000, tracy.damiani@scorevolunteer.org.

 

SHARECARE FAITH IN ACTION, Bethlehem provides free volunteer services to elderly/disabled persons such as transportation, shopping, visitations, and therapy dog visits. They currentlyneed volunteers to be friendly visitors to visit home-bound people in Lehigh and Northampton County. Insurance and training will be provided. Call Lynn Heiney, 610-867-2177, sharecare8@aol.com.

 

WESTMINSTER VILLAGE, Allentown is looking for volunteers to help independent and personal care residents fold cloth napkins (approx. 300-500) for their skilled nursing residents for 30 minutes to 1 hour between 1-3pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday; time may vary. The volunteer will transport the napkins from the laundry department to the folding group, sort the napkins by color for the residents, help bag them, and transport the napkins back to dining services. Requirements: Volunteer application, 2 step PPD TB test, and background check. Call Heather Reaser, 610-782-8333, hreaser@psl.org.

 

 

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