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Service Hour Opportunities Available

Jul 29, 2019

STVM students: This is just a partial list. Please feel free to volunteer at any of the many other non-profit agencies in the area! If you have any questions, email Mrs. Spinner at cspinner@stvm.com

DAUGHTERS OF DIVINE CHARITY
Yard work needs
39 North Portage Path, Akron
Contact: Linda at (330) 472-2399

AKRON-CANTON FOOD BANK
Contact: (330) 535-6900
akroncantonfoodbank.org

THE NATIONAL STEREOSCOPIC ASSOCIATION (NSA) CONFERENCE
A non-profit organization dedicated to the education, research and awareness of 3D photography past, present and future. Looking for volunteers to help with registration, etc.
July 31-August 4
Hilton (Akron/Fairlawn)
West Market Street (across from Summit Mall)
Contacts: Barb Gauche and John Bueche, 2019 NSA 3D-Con Co-Chairs
Barb - (586) 322-7530
John - (216) 324-7588

THE FEST
Sunday, August 4, 2019
An amazing day of faith, family and fun!!!
Volunteer help is needed!
www.theFEST.us/volunteer

UNITED DISABILITIES SERVICES (ALL-STAR TRAINING)
Golf (June 3 - August 8)
Summer Bowling (July 6 - August 10)
Coach Pitch/Kickball ( July 9 - August 11)
Dan Lancianese, Athletic Director UDS - All Star Training Club
email: dlancian22@gmail.com
Phone number: (330) 352.5602

GOOD SAMARITAN HUNGER CENTER--Mobile Pantry
July 30 -31
August 13-16
August 20
Also, last three Thursdays of every month at Summit Lake 4-6 pm
Contact: Michelle Smith
(410) 441-0569
goodsamhunger@aol.com

AKRON CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
Interactive Floor Specialist @ ACM
Every Tuesday-Sunday, 10-4 (weekdays) (10-5 weekends)
STEM Camp @ ACM - Aug 1-3 (T&F 2-4:30, S 9-2)
Summit for Kids @ John S. Knight Center - August 17th, 7-3
PorchRokr @ Highland Square - August 17th, 9-6
School Readiness Summit @ John S. Knight Center - October 18th, 8-3
Contact: Molly Lesliein
molly@akronkids.org
(330) 396-6103

AKRON HOPE/CANAL PARK
Concession Stand workers 
Contact: Kayla Wilson
kwilson@akronhope.org

SEEDS OF CHANGE AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING (During the school year)
Where: Helen Arnold CLC
450 Vern Odom Blvd, Akron (adjacent to The Urban League building)
Time: 3:15-4:00 p.m.
Contact: Julie Randall by email at: julierand62@icloud.com

AMERICAN RED CROSS SUMMER YOUTH CORP
Contact: Melanie Collins
(330) 204-6615
melanie.collins4@redcross.org

SENIOR INDEPENDENCE HOSPICE
Need Hospice volunteers
Contact: Daphne Massaro
(330) 873-3468
dmassaro@seniorindependence.org

CATCH (COORDINATED APPROACH TO CHILD HEALTH)
Contact: Christina Ennis
(330) 376-1335 X 1035
christinae@akronymca.org
akronymca.org/catch

GOOD NEIGHBORS FOOD PANTRY (1453 Goodyear Blvd.)
(Good Neighbors serves 1,100 families per month! They need your help!)
When: Mondays through Fridays from noon to 3:00 
Contact: Valerie Shaw
mjkr726@gmail.com

POLAR EXPRESS ELVES
https://www.cvsr.com/become-a-volunteer/

COUNTRYSIDE PUBLIC MARKET (Akron Year-round Indoor Farmers' Market)
Sundays 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Volunteers needed to assist vendors in the loading and unloading of their products; Work as bag runners during the market. The purpose of Countryside is to connect people, food, and land by inspiring, educating, and promoting a resilient, sustainable food culture. We are a leading expert and innovator in community-based farming and conservation programs working through a unique partnership with Cuyahoga Valley National Park and the park-based farms. Countryside Farmers' Markets (CFM) are vibrant, producers-only farmers' markets established and managed by Countryside. With the opening of Countryside Public Market, we will operate four farmers' markets in total. 
Contact: Alicia Hall; Site Manager Countryside Public Market
​​​​​​​(716) 580-0145
ahall@cvcountryside.org