Tag Archives: community action

Feed the Children

Feed the Children is a national organization that exists to end childhood hunger. The organization connects donors, experts, partners, leaders and communities to attack the problem from all angles. Popular volunteer opportunities include food distributions, box brigade, artist program events, and teacher stores.   Feed the Children Pennsylvania Distribution Center & Teacher Store 47 S. Commerce Way | Bethlehem, PA […]

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Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor

Volunteers are the strength of the D&L, doing everything from maintaining the trails to greeting visitors at the Canal Museum. Volunteers help us define our community-based mission while allowing them to showcase their talents. Our dedicated volunteers are an essential part in the D&L accomplishments and completion of projects to preserve our local history, which would otherwise not be possible.  […]

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The Monocacy Farm Project

The Monocacy Farm Project utilizes land and resources at Monocacy Manor in Bethlehem, Pa., in the Franciscan tradition to model stewardship and care of the earth, foster community involvement, provide educational opportunities and serve the needs of the poor. Monocacy Farm provides opportunities for volunteers and interns to gain hands-on farming and gardening experience throughout each growing season. Flexible hours […]

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Bethlehem Food Co-op

The Bethlehem Food Co-op plans to open a community owned and operated grocery store in downtown Bethlehem to offer healthy, affordable, locally-focused food and informational workshops in a convenient neighborhood location. They are searching for volunteers to help with financial planning, design or graphics, writing, blogging, photography, legal counsel, insurance, recipe submissions or tasting, bookkeeping, note-taking, hosting Committee Meetings, tabling […]

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Congressional Call-in Day: June 9th, 2017

Citizens Climate Lobby, a non-profit, non-partisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on national policies to address climate change, will be organizing a national congressional call-in day on June 9th, 2017. The national MOC (Members of Congress) call-in day will support the 900 volunteers who will be meeting with legislators on June 13. CCL’s goal is for Representatives Dent and Cartwright, and Senators Toomey […]

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Gerrymandering: How to Recognize and Resist It

Gerrymandering, the partisan manipulation of electoral districts for political gain, results in gridlock and dysfunction. It denies power to the minority voting blocks. It is effectively voter suppression. The outcomes of elections are just about guaranteed resulting in very poor governance. Members of all parties should be concerned and this is why the League of Women Voters is cosponsoring a […]

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Climate March Pottstown

While thousands are marching in Washington, D.C., and across the United States and the world, we will be marching in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, to show the world and our leaders that we resist environmental threats to our planet, our communities, and our people. We march in solidarity with the Climate March in Washington, D.C., to demonstrate public support for a clean, […]

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Stroudsburg’s Climate Movement

While thousands are marching in Washington, D.C., and at over 400 locations around the world, we will be marching in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, to show the world and our leaders that we resist environmental threats to our planet, our communities, and our people. Donald Trump is a threat to the future of our planet, the safety of our communities, and the […]

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Peoples Climate Movement, Washington, D.C.

Come join us to show the world and our leaders that we will resist attacks on our people, our communities and our planet. On the 100th Day of the Trump Administration we will be in the streets of Washington DC, coming together from across the United States to strengthen our movement. We will demonstrate our power and resistance at the […]

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