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Day of Caring 2017

Lend your muscle! Nancy Jackson Memorial Day of Caring

 

Our annual Day of Caring is one great day of giving back!

On Thursday, September 7th you're invited to roll up your sleeves and make a difference by joining hundreds of volunteers throughout Lackawanna and Wayne Counties. Work hands-on to improve lives and create lasting, positive change in our community with United Way’s Nancy Jackson Memorial Day of Caring! This one-day volunteer endeavor has been an annual tradition of caring since 1994 and has grown to be the premiere volunteer effort in our community with the value of completed projects through the years surpassing the $2.5 million mark.

The volunteer projects include landscaping, painting, cleaning, maintenance, beautification, direct client interaction and scores of other critical tasks to benefit the local organizations making a difference in our community everyday.

Pitch in. Give back. Join us.

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End of Summer Picnic

September 07 at 10 am - 2 pm
By: Serving Seniors, Inc.

Geisinger-Mountain View Care Center is holding an end of the Summer Picnic at McDade Park**

Volunteers needed to provide freindly visitation.

Assist with various activities and games.

Help serving residents lunch.

No special skills required. M

Maximum 10 volunteers.

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

REPORT AT THE PARK PAVILLION TO TRICIA CAPWELL, ACTIVITIES DIRECTOR 

** SHOULD THE PAVILLION AT McDADE PARK NOT BE AVAILABLE, EVENT WILL BE HELD AT GEISINGER-MOUNTAIN VIEW CARE CENTER. 

 

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Summer Fun at Scranton Health Care Center

September 07 at 10 am - 2 pm
By: Serving Seniors, Inc.

Volunteers needed to provide friendly visitation to the residents at Scranton Health Care Center.  

Assist with various planned games and activities.  Help serve lunch to the residents.  Interact with residents.  No special skilles needed.

Sara Eger, Activitiy Director

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West Side Active Adult Center & Cabrini Apartments

September 07 at 9;00 AM to 2:00 PM
By: United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania
The volunteers will be doing a rotation (between both locations within walking distance of one another) of outside cleanup, landscaping, cleaning storage closets & working directly with the seniors by serving lunch, playing games, etc. with them.
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