Volunteer Bucks: Day of Service 2014United Way of Bucks County Live United

Bucks County Community College

Volunteer activities take place on Friday, October 3, 2014

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Education and Youth Icon Intergenerational Harvest Festival

Project Description:
Preparing for a large Intergenerational Harvest Festival that will take place in October . Assembling take home children's activity kits. Preparing cake batter & pie crusts for the Bake Sale

Volunteer Requirements:
Light lifting and use of kitchen equipment.

Agency: Bristol Township Senior Center
Location: 2501 Bath Road Briostol, PA 19007
Hours: 9:00-11:00, 11:00-1:00, 1:00-3:00
Volunteers Needed: 10-12 per shift + 6 per shift for baking 11-1 & 1-3 = 42 Total volunteers
Need to Bring:
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Health and Human Services Icon Garden Cleanup - Bristol Township Senior Center

Project Description:
Garden clean up and preparation for the fall, turning compost in their 3 bin composter and moving it to the raised beds, turning over composting leaves in a large area where we collect them, helping us move and set up 600 gallon rain barrels to collect water from our center and the garage and sheds in back of the center and fall cleanup of our environmentally friendly “rain garden”.

Volunteer Requirements:
Turning compost in 3 bin composter and moving it to the raised beds, turning over composting leaves in a large area where they collect them, helping them move and set up 600 gallon rain barrels to collect water from center and the garage and sheds in back of the center and fall cleanup of their environmentally friendly “rain garden”.

Agency: Bristol Township Senior Center
Location: 2501 Bath Road Briostol, PA 19007
Hours: 9:00-11:00, 11:00-1:00, 1:00-3:00
Volunteers Needed: 15 each shift
Need to Bring: Gloves and wear appropriate clothing for gardening
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Health and Human Services Icon Tyler State Park

Project Description:
Work will consist of spreading mulch around park office, around trees and removing overgrown vegetation around newly planted trees. All work will take place at Park Office.

Volunteer Requirements:
Work would entail shoveling, raking, using a wheel barrel . Some heavy lifting, weeding and moving mulch and dirt.

Agency: Tyler State Park
Location: 1001 Swamp Road Newtown, PA 18940 -Meet at Park Office
Hours: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Volunteers Needed: 15 to 20 total
Need to Bring: Volunteers should wear a sturdy pair of boots, bring water and pair of work gloves.
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Health and Human Services Icon Upper Bucks YMCA

Project Description:
Cleaning lockers in locker rooms.

Volunteer Requirements:
Wiping down inside & outside of lockers in mens, womens or family locker rooms

Agency: Upper Bucks YMCA
Location: 401 Fairview Ave. Quakertown, PA 18951
Hours: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Volunteers Needed: 10-15 total
Need to Bring:
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Health and Human Services Icon YWCA Bucks County

Project Description:
Facility clean-up at the YWCA’s Outreach center in Trevose. Basic yard work and gardening tasks.

Volunteer Requirements:
Cutting bamboo, removing weeds and vines from gardens and raking. We are open to the number of volunteers that would like to help us beautify our Outreach Center.

Agency: YWCA Bucks County
Location: 2425 Trevose Road Tevose, PA 19053
Hours: 9:00am-11:00am
Volunteers Needed: 5 to 10 per shift
Need to Bring: Gloves, rakes and basic gardening tools please wear appropriate clothing for outside work.
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Income Icon A Woman's Place

Project Description:
Sorting Clothing Donations & Cleaning Retail Floor in In Full Swing Thrift Store

Volunteer Requirements:
Some lifting up to 50lbs - donations occasionally have animal dander which may affect allergies

Agency: A Woman's Place
Location: 225 West State Street Doylestown, PA 18901
Hours: 11:00-1:00, 1:00-3:00
Volunteers Needed: 12 Total - 6 volunteer each time slot
Need to Bring:
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Health and Human Services Icon Family Service Association -Bucks County

Project Description:
Working in teams of 2 or 3, distribute collection canisters to specified businesses throughout Bucks County

Volunteer Requirements:
Meet first at Family Service Office in Langhorne at beginning of shift.

Agency: Family Service Association of Bucks County
Location: Family Service Office: 4 Cornerstone Drive, Langhorne, PA 19047
Hours: 9:00-11:00, 11:00-1:00, 1:00-3:00
Volunteers Needed: 9 Total - 3 per shift
Need to Bring: Own Transportation
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Income Icon Creative card making for homebound Seniors

Project Description:
Making creative cards for Seniors

Volunteer Requirements:
Creativity needed

Agency: United Way of Bucks County
Location: BCCC Newtown Campus- Rollins Student Center, Gallagher Room
Hours: 9:00am - 11:00am
Volunteers Needed: 10 Total
Need to Bring: Bring Crayons and Markers.
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Income Icon Habitat for Humanity - ReStore Store

Project Description:
Sorting, cleaning, pricing and display donations. Those able to load and unload donations and move them onto the sales floor.

Volunteer Requirements:
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Agency: Habitat for Humanity
Location: 31 Oak Ave Chalfont, PA
Hours: 9:30-1:30, 1:30-5:00
Volunteers Needed: 12Total - 6 each shirt
Need to Bring:
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Income Icon Penndel Mental Health

Project Description:
Shredding confidential documents

Volunteer Requirements:
Light lifting

Agency: Penndel Mental Health
Location: 2005 Cabot Boulevard Langhorne, PA 19047
Hours: 9:00-11:00
Volunteers Needed: 1 volunteer
Need to Bring: None
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!

Education and Youth Icon Adoptions From The Heart

Project Description:
Cutting Purple Paper Hearts to spread adoption awareness preparation of national Adoption Awareness for the month of November

Volunteer Requirements:
Hands that are willing to cut, cut, cut!

Agency: Adoptions From The Heart
Location: BCCC Lower Bucks Campus, Bristol PA
Hours: 9:00-11:00, 11:00-1:00, 1:00-3:00
Volunteers Needed: 30 Total - 10 each time slot
Need to Bring: Bring scissors
Registration Form: Sign up NOW!