Category Archives: Seeking Volunteers / Service Opportunities

USCRI Vermont Volunteers Needed – 10/30

Dear Friends,“The freezer is coming!”USCRI Vermont’s Warm Winter Outerwear Distribution is this week and coming Saturday.Volunteers are needed to:Organize donations during this week and nextSet up donations to be given out from 9:00 am – 10:00 amBe personal shoppers on Saturday during the 10:00 am – 2:00 pm distributionPut away donations from 2:00 pm – […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

October 20, 2021 LEND A HAND. VOLUNTEER – United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Here is a link for Volunteer Connection to learn more about these and other opportunities. MEALS ON […]

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2021 People’s United Bank Vermont City Marathon & Relay needs volunteers – Oct 22-24

The 2021 People’s United Bank Vermont City Marathon & Relay looks a bit different this year with it being a half marathon, but nevertheless, equally as fun and exciting! Join us for a celebration of community as a runner, spectator, or volunteer while experiencing the magic of Church Street Marketplace and the beauty of the […]

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USCRI VT Newsletter – October 2021

USCRI Vermont October 2021 Newsletter As we enter a new phase of resettlement over the coming months, USCRI Vermont is moving quickly to bring on new staff, expand our current case management services and programs, launch new initiatives like refugee mental health programming, and work alongside community groups and civic leaders to welcome refugees in Rutland and surrounding communities in […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

October 7, 2021 LEND A HAND. VOLUNTEER – United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Here is a link for Volunteer Connection to learn more about these and other opportunities. ON THE […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

September 22, 2021 LEND A HAND. VOLUNTEER – United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Here is a link for Volunteer Connection to learn more about these and other opportunities. MEALS ON […]

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TAKE A TIME OUT FOR TURTLES: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR NESTING BEACH CLEAN UP DAY – October 16

Vermont Fish and Wildlife’s annual spiny softshell turtle beach cleanup day is Saturday, October 16, and the department is looking for volunteers to help.  Participants are asked to arrive at North Hero State Park at 10:00 a.m.  After finishing at North Hero, the group will carpool to another site in Swanton.  Volunteers will pull up […]

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USCRI VT Newsletter – September 2021

USCRI Vermont September 2021 Newsletter On September 1st in a joint statement with State Refugee Coordinator Tracy Dolan, USCRI Vermont announced it had applied to the federal government to locate up to 100 Afghan refugees in Vermont over the next year. On September 17th, Governor Phil Scott announced that the request was approved by the U.S. Department of State. Arrivals are expected to […]

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Help Make Burlington Window Dressers and Save Energy

Here is a great opportunity from Burlington Window Dressers, message below:  We are working with this organization to help bring window inserts to our community in Burlington. Testing has shown that interior inserts like this are among the most effective window treatments and can cut heating bills by nearly 10%. In many cases renters pay […]

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Volunteer Opportunity with Pedals for Progress – 9/24/21- 9/25/21

I am writing to share a service learning/community volunteer opportunity with you.  Next week, the Green Mountain Returned Peace Corps Association and Pedals for Progress Vermont will be collecting used bicycles and sewing machines to distribute overseas.  Since 1991, Pedals for Progress has diverted 162,399 bicycles and 5,242 sewing machines from the solid waste stream, while […]

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