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Looking To Do Some Spring Cleaning in the Fall? Mark Your Calendar for Our 17th Annual Make A Difference Day

If you have gently used items you’re looking to donate to a good cause, we’re here to help! Make A Difference Day is one of the North Shore’s longest-running and most popular community events — and it’s coming up on Saturday, October 26 from 9-12. Simply clean out your closets and storage areas, fill your cars, and bring your donations to the Indian Hill Train Station. Drive through the lot, we’ll unload your donations for you, and distribute them to 15 nonprofits who desperately need them. This is a great service project for your family or community group to do together. Click here for more details, including a complete list of the participating nonprofits and the items they need.


The Volunteer Center is Looking to Grow Our Board — With an Immediate Opening for Treasurer

Do you have skills you’d like to put to work to make a difference? Then we need you! We’re currently seeking Board members in a variety of different roles, including marketing, communications, fundraising, project management, event planning, and finance and accounting. In particular, we’re looking to fill the critical role of Board Treasurer right away. This is not a huge time commitment, approximately 8 hours a month, but makes a huge contribution to our Board and the work of The Volunteer Center. Continue Reading below for more information about our Board, and a complete job description for the Treasurer position.


Looking for a Holiday Volunteer Opportunity?

Many nonprofits are looking for volunteers and support during the holidays. Click here to find ways you can help make a difference. We’ll be adding to this list as we learn of new opportunities — so watch for updates! If you’re a nonprofit partner seeking help with your holiday programs, make sure to send us your opportunities and we’ll add them to our list. Happy Holidays from the Volunteer Center!



  HELP US COMMEMORATE OUR COUNTRY’S HEROES: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 is the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on our country. The Volunteer Center would like you to please…


2012 Recognition Event: Volunteer Madness

Please join us as we honor our “final four”. 2012 Exceptional Volunteers: Nicole Basil, Jake Joehl, Louise Holland, & Make It Better

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