Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Tutoring! Polar Bear Plunge! Chocolate Festival

– The After-School Tutoring Program is seeking work study eligible students who have afternoon availability, a desire to work with children, and strong organizational skills to fill open work study positions. You’ll work closely with an outstanding group of volunteers and directly with children grades K-12 from the Lewisburg School District at two local affordable housing complexes. You must be 19 years of age or older and willing to get certified to be a student university driver. Please contact Troy Swinehart at trs017@bucknell.edu for questions or to set up an interview, or stop by the Office of Civic Engagement in […]

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Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Mardi Gras fundraiser! Lewisburg Arts Council needs volunteers!

There will be a Mardi Gras party at Uptown on Tuesday, February 9. The Folk Justice Band, featuring Bucknell Professors Brian King, Steve Jordan, and Geoff Schneider, will perform. Refreshments will be provided, including “King Cake” (the traditional food of Mardi Gras) and “mocktail” versions of Louisiana cocktails to bring the Southern spirit. All proceeds from ticket sales and any additional donations will go to the St. Bernard Project, the Katrina Recovery Team’s service partner in New Orleans. Tickets are $7 for Bucknell students, and $10 for anyone else. Date – Tuesday, February 9th (official date of Mardi Gras) Time […]

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Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Alternative Break Fair, volleyball tournaments and more!

Opportunities this weekend: -Volunteers are needed at the Lake Augusta Wine and Brew Festival on Saturday, September 19th to help with set up, ticketing, light clean up and a few other tasks. This festival is located at 51 South Front Street, Sunbury, PA .  Its at the cross-streets of Front Street & Chestnut. To sign up or for more information, please contact Rob at rob@winetts.com or Tina at tnail@sunburypa.org. Like to play volleyball? Come out and play for a good cause! Christ’s United Lutheran Church (13765 Old Turnpike Road, Millmont PA  17845) is sponsoring a 24 hour charity volleyball tournament from […]

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Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Work with children and local festival opportunities!

Volunteers are needed at the Lake Augusta Wine and Brew Festival on Saturday, September 19th (9:00 am -6:30 pm) to help with set up, ticketing, light clean lup and other tasks. The festival is located on 51 South Front Street, Sunbury, PA .  Its at the cross-streets of Front Street & Chestnut. To sign up or for more information, please contact Rob at rob@winetts.com or Tina at tnail@sunburypa.org. – Elmcroft in Lewisburg, a senior living community, needs a volunteer to help with some internet research. This can be done either at Elmcroft, 2421 Old Turnpike Rd, Lewisburg, PA 17837, or on […]

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Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Walks, volleyball tournaments, making apple butter and museum help!

– Christ’s United Lutheran Church (13765 Old Turnpike RoadMillmont PA  17845) is sponsoring a 24 hour charity volleyball tournament from Friday, September 18 at 5:00 pm to Saturday, September 19 at 5 pm to support Kelsey’s Dream, Team Taylor and the Wounded Warrior Project. Or volunteer to help set up and with the food stand. To sign up a team or volunteer, contact Rev. John Yost at 570-837-9232. – The annual Heart Walk needs volunteers on Saturday, September 12th from 7 am until 1 pm in Hufnagle Park in Lewisburg. Volunteers will help in the set up and break down, […]

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Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Clean Ups, Community Harvest help and many more!

– The local Bucknell alumni club needs some extra volunteers this Saturday from 10:00- 12 noon at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village (189 E Tressler Blvd, Lewisburg, PA 17837) to visit with the residents. If you are interested in helping, please contact Connie at ctressler@tds.net. – Volunteers are needed  Saturday April 11 from 11:00-1:00 and 1:00-3:00 at Faith Lutheran Church (2439 Old Turnpike Road, Lewisburg, PA 17837) to pack meals for children. To sign up, please contact Nancy at beatinghunger@outlook.com or calling 570-524-1280. – Volunteers are needed for the 2nd annual Knock-out Cancer Dodgeball Tournament on April 19th from 2:30 -8:00 […]

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Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Volunteer at the Garden! More spring clean ups!

  -The annual Spring Thaw Out, on April 10th from 3:00-5:00 pm and April 11th from 9:00-11:00 am, where students can take part in a variety of volunteer opportunities in the Lewisburg area. NOTE: Please register by Thursday, April 2nd to secure your spot at a service site. Please visit here to sign up! – Celebrate the beginning of Spring on the morning of Saturday, April 4th at the historic Dale/Engle/Walker farmhouse and trail. The time to assemble is 9 AM on the site at 1471 Strawbridge Road, outside of Lewisburg.  Done by noon with a hot beverage and snacks midway as we […]

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Monday, March 16th, 2015

Spring Clean Ups! Empty Bowls!

  On March 19th volunteers are needed to help with setup ticket sales and clean up from the   Empty Bowls program in the Center Room (ELC). Help is needed from 9:00-10:30 am for set up, 12:00-1:00 for tickets sales help and from 6:30-8:00 pm for ticket sales and clean up help. Please contact Lynn with the time(s) you are available. – Help fight hunger by attending Empty Bowls 2015: A Focus on International Women’s Day on Thursday, March 19th. There will be two meal times, 11:30-2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Center Room! Hunger is everywhere; […]

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Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Save the Date! Attend Empty Bowls 2015: A Focus on International Women’s Day!

Help fight hunger by attending Empty Bowls 2015: A focus on International Women’s Day on Thursday, March 19th. There will be two meal times, 11:30-2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Center Room! Hunger is everywhere; locally, nationally and internationally, and this year’s event focuses on how women are disproportionately affected by this issue. Empty bowls is a collaboration of the Office of Civic Engagement, 7th Street Studio, International Student Services, Women’s Resource Center, Parkhurst Dining Services, and local restaurants. For $10, you will receive a hand-made clay bowl, bread and soup. This year’s soup donors include […]

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Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Bucknell Brigade Cultural Dinner and Empty Bowls

Save the Date for two great fundraisers! The Bucknell Brigade is hosting its first ever Nicaraguan Cultural Dinner. The dinner will be held on Thursday, February 19, 2015 in Larison Dining Room. The event will take place from 6:00-8:00 pm and tickets can be purchased at the Campus Box Office ($10 Student, $15 Other). Come join us for a traditional Nicaraguan meal, catered by The Kitchen Witch, and enjoy presentations from current Brigadistas and students from the Jewish Heritage trip to Cuba. Empty Bowls 2015 will take place on March 19th with meal times at 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. […]

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