Thank You and Congratulations Graduates!


Image result for thank you transparentPBCCAN would like to thank everyone for another amazing year! We have grown tremendously over these past eight months, and it’s all due to the constant support we receive from you all.

We’d also like to send out a HUGE congratulations to the Class of 2018! We hope that you continue to lend your time and ambition to the world in your future endeavors. If you’d like to keep receiving updates from us, then great! If not, feel free to unsubscribe from our text service – we’ll miss you! 

Stay tuned over the summer! We have plenty more opportunities to send your way.

 

Fresh Opportunities for the New Month!

Date of Event/Activity: May 18th from 4:30-9:00pm

Name of Event/Activity: POH Foster Parent Appreciation Dinner

Location: 4554, 5343 Northlake Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

Hours: 4:30-9:00pm

Details of Volunteer Activity: We are in need of high school volunteers to help facilitate our upcoming Foster Parent Appreciation Dinner. Responsibilities would entail: directing/guiding foster parents to childcare facility, managing the check in table, light serving/cleaning up during/after dinner. A meal from CR Chicks will be provided. If you are interested in serving, please contact Sophia Dolcine by May 3rd.

Website: http://www.placeofhope.com

Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: Sophia Dolcine @ sophiad@placeofhope.com (email preferred)


Date of Event: Saturday, May 12th

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Name of Event: Uniting Broward

Location of Event:

Quiet Waters Elementary
4150 W Hillsboro Blvd.
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Time of Event: 9:45AM – 2:00PM
(If you are interested but only available for part of the time, please let us know and we will make arrangements for you to complete a shift. Service hours will be awarded accordingly.)

Roles/Responsibilities: We are looking for volunteers to help represent KidSafe at the table and clean up our area at the end of the event. Our table will consist of passing out informational materials and resources to event participants, as well as an activity for kids. Please reply as soon as possible with your interest. Thank you very much for your time and consideration!

Website: www.kidsafefoundation.org

Contact Info to Register/Sign Up: Kellie Drexl (Volunteer Coordinator, KidSafe Foundation) / Phone: 561-237-3004 / E-mail: volunteer@kidsafefoundation.org


Name of Organization: Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Name of Event: Summer Tour Plus!

Details of Volunteer Activity: Every year Morikami museum presents Summer Tour Plus! to visiting children’s groups and summer camps. This year the program will consist of a tour through our new exhibits on traditional Japanese humor and folk toys, as well as hands-on art projects. High school students wishing to volunteer must be at least 15 years old for Summer Tour Plus! positions. They will assist instructors with the preparation of materials and work with the children as needed.

Application: Interested students can receive more information and apply at the link below:

http://morikami.org/summer-tour-plus-volunteer-application/

Alternately, students may fill out Summer Tour Plus! 2018 Volunteer Application (Application Summer Tour Plus 2018r) and e-mail it to mmvols@pbcgov.org.

In addition to our Summer Tour Plus! program, we have a variety of volunteer opportunities throughout the year, including festivals, special event days (we will be having a festival centered on the Japanese holiday Children’s Day tomorrow, for example), and weekly volunteering opportunities.

Contact Info.: Alexandra Weaver (Youth & Outreach Program Coordinator / (561) 233-1329 / www.morikami.org


Name of Organization: St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Stores

Details of Volunteer Activity: Our store proceeds go to help the poor in Palm Beach County with emergency financial aid. We have opportunities to volunteer at our stores in Jupiter and Lake Worth. We offer a fun positive environment, great people and flexible scheduling. You’ll have the opportunity to be involved in assessing what comes in, researching prices, and tagging merchandise. You can express your creativity by enhancing our visual displays. Interacting with customers is also a part of the job.

Contact Info. to Register/Sign-Up: Donna Bryan for the Jupiter Store ((561) 401-9585 / Dab121@bellsouth.net) OR Crystal Wildman for the Lake Worth Store ((561) 469-7922)