ALAMANCE COUNTY YMCA:
The Alamance County Community YMCA is looking for volunteers to assist with meal distribution. As you may be aware, the YMCA has provided meals for children in need throughout the pandemic, and continues to do so. They serve meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and currently need volunteers for the dinner session, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Please view the attached Food Service Volunteer document for more information. A Volunteer Application is also attached.
If you have questions or would like to submit an application, please contact Jason Fields at email@example.com.
SALVATION ARMY: The food pantry at the Salvation Army is very low. More people are struggling with food insecurity. If you are able please donate canned food. The pantry is located at 812 N Anthony Street in Burlington. Drop off’s are accepted from 9-12 and 1-4. Thank you!
SAFE (Southern Alamance Family Empowerment) Food Pantry is in need of volunteers! Unloading van, stocking shelves, distributing family and kids bags. They are located at 5950 NC 87 South in Graham. Please sign up with link below!
Family Abuse Services
CityGate Dream Center Diaper Distribution
Please visit: https://citygatedreamcenter.com/volunteer/
If you need additional information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please find Below Helpful tips for volunteering during COVID 19
Canned Food for quarantined COVID patients- Emergency Operations Center is in need of canned food. Donations can be dropped off or delivered to: 1950 Martin Street / Burlington, NC 27217 Please contact Sally at: email@example.com with questions!
2. Shoe sizes 8, 9, 10. We purchase loafers, slip-ons, flip flops (no shoe strings)
3. Men’s and women’s sweatpants (L, XL, 2X)
4. Men’s shorts all sizes
Give an hour. Give a Saturday. Give your best. Be a catalyst for the change you want to see in Alamance County. Below, you can find links to nonprofit agencies that are in need of donations and volunteers. Check them out and see where your time, talent and treasures can be used to help make CHANGE in Alamance County.
APPLICANTS FOR OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD
This award is managed by the Community Council of Alamance County, a UWAC program. Any individual, group, business, or organization whose volunteer activities in Alamance County benefit the local community in a substantial, important, and/or a unique way may be nominated. The Executive Committee of Community Council will choose the top 5 winners of all the nominations. In addition, winners have been honored (and will be again in 2019) with a $1000 donation made to the non-profit of their choice (courtesy of LabCorp).
Nomination forms will be due in November 2020. Please review the rules/guidelines and Tips for Writing an Effect Award Nomination before making a nomination. Note you will need: contact information (address, phone, email) for yourself as well as for the volunteer and one or two references. You will also need information about the volunteer’s service to your agency. You are not able to save the form and go back to it later. Click here to nominate a volunteer.
Belinda Thomas (winner)
Bob Ostrander (winner)
Claire Xu (winner)
Principal Terri Drummond, Social Workers Shaun Jenkins & Lauren Brookshire (winner)
Stig Egede-Nissen (winner)
Friends of the Alamance County Libraries
Kathy Barry, Jerrie Nall, and Dr. Sam Powell