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Volunteers are Needed as Tutors, Reading Mentors, and Special Events Workers



Volunteers are Needed as Tutors, Reading Mentors, and Special Events Workers
Troy, N.Y.: Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County needs volunteers. Anyone who is interested can attend one of two upcoming free information sessions. The first will be held on Wednesday, November 14 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the LVORC office, 71 First Street, 3rd Floor, Troy, N.Y. The next will be on Saturday, December 8 from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. at the HVCC Viking Child Care Center, DCC Room B06, 180 Williams Road, Troy, N.Y. 12180. To register for either session, call (518) 244-4650. LVORC is looking for volunteer tutors to be paired with adult learners, reading mentors for Everybody WINS! Power Lunch, math and computer tutors, and events volunteers. As a volunteer you can develop new skills, make friends, and see how your efforts make a difference in your community. For more information, visit www.lvorc.org

In partnership with News Channel 13 and St. Peter's Health Partners, the Times Union has announced that nominations for the 2021 Jefferson Awards are now being accepted. The awards honor the significant impact by local volunteers who have dedicated their time and effort to support local nonprofit organizations.  The Jefferson Awards mission is to…
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Feb
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Get connected, develop leads and build relationships at our NetworkingPlus events - now in a virtual format! Our virtual NetworkingPlus will mirror the…
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