June 19, 2022 | Current Volunteer Opportunities from Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley

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Help us light up Bethlehem with free concerts at the Levitt Pavilion this summer! ArtsQuest needs volunteers to pass buckets for cash donations, sell merch, and greet guests with a smile. Minimum age 15 or 14 with adult. Contact Cory Stevens, 610-332-1370, cstevens@artsquest.org. Website link- www.volunteerlv.org/opportunity/a0C4z00000Tn0edEAB


Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley Food Pantry seeks hardworking volunteers to assist with stocking shelves 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month. Volunteers would organize the food on shelves after receiving Second Harvest delivery. Minimum age 16 or 14 with adult. Contact Shelly Rivera 610-868-7800, mrivera@hclv.org. Website link- www.volunteerlv.org/opportunity/a0C4z00000R9GHgEAN


Help turn tongues blue for the 35th Annual Blueberry Festival on July 16th and 17th, hosted by Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites. Two shifts per day are available and volunteers get a t-shirt and free piece of pie or ice cream scoop. Spots also available for set up during the week before and market- to-go/clean up during the week after. Minimum age 15. Contact Tavia Minnich, 610-6916055, tminnich@historicbethlehem.org. Website link- www.volunteerlv.org/opportunity/a0C4z00000QypXiEAJ


The K9 Cash 5k Run/1 Mile Pet walk will be held at Delps Park, Danielsville, on September 17. K9 Kop Project has expanded this annual event to include raffles, vendors, a food truck, and this year we have a car show! Volunteers are needed for 3–5-hour shifts beginning 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for set-up, basket raffle, assist runners/walkers and vendors, and clean up. Minimum age 18 or 14 with adult. Contact Shawna Haydt, 484-226-5627, shawna_haydt@keybank.com. Website link- www.volunteerlv.org/opportunity/a0C4z00000QyovPEAR


Volunteer Drivers are needed to take elderly or disabled people grocery shopping and/or medical appointments. Mileage reimbursement available and excess automobile insurance provided by ShareCare Faith in Action. Must submit to a criminal background check and attend an orientation training. One to two rides a month makes a difference in someone’s life. Minimum age 21 or 18 with adult. Contact Lynn Heiney, 610-867-2177, sharecare8@aol.com. Website link- www.volunteerlv.org/opportunity/a0C1P00000Nd9RAUAZ


Assist in lobbies, inpatient nursing, emergency department, OR waiting rooms or hospice by spending time socializing, providing comfort items, and assist staff with various supportive duties at all Lehigh Valley locations for St. Luke’s University Health Network, where volunteers are greatly appreciated and a valued member of the team! Join our program today by calling 484-526-4600. Website link- www.volunteerlv.org/organization/0011a00000KYGbiAAH


Strong volunteers needed to help unload the truck from Sam’s Club from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at The Whole Life Center in Easton. Weigh each box, put food in freezers or fridges, then reload the remaining boxes back onto the truck for delivery to other pantries and shelters. Contact Donna Lavin, 610-746-6405, donna@wholelifectr.org. Website link- www.volunteerlv.org/opportunity/a0C4z00000QyxcgEAB


YLEAD is a leadership and service program for Lehigh Valley high school students (entering 10th, 11th or 12th grade in the fall) hosted by Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley. Participants in the program develop critical leadership skills while working to support nonprofit organizations through service projects. Two sessions offered are July 11-15, or July 25-29, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Application (deadline is June 25) and payment options available on our website, www.volunteerlv.org/y-lead . Any questions, contact Jordan, 610-807-0336, youth@volunteerlv.org.


For more volunteer opportunities please visit https://www.volunteerlv.org/