Two fairs related to community engagement in one month!
LCE held the annual Community Service Fair on 10/9 in Paresky Baxter Hall.
The Williams Wellness Committee along with the Center for Learning in Action, Student Health Services, Williams Medical Corp and Lehman Community Engagement made Feel Good Do Good: Williams Community Health and Wellness Fair happen on 10/23 in Greylock.
Missed the fairs? Want to volunteer? Here is a list of some of the organizations and student groups that were present at the fair.
|Converging Worlds||Be pen-pals with incarcerated youth. Facilitate a sense of social responsibility, camaraderie, and awareness through written communication. Visit conworlds.org for more information|
|FRN/WRAPS||Food Recovery Network/Williams Recovery of All Perishable Surplus. More drivers needed to deliver surplus food from dining halls to local agencies! More info here.|
|Mohawk Forest||Mentor elementary & middle-school children weekly at the Mohawk Forest low-income neighborhood in North Adams, preparing shared dinners, helping with homework, and having fun. See our Calendar for times and contact Raquel Rodriguez (rr5) if interested.|
|Partners in Health/Engage||Email Kirby Neuner (ksn1) for more info.|
|Sweetbrook Nursing Home Volunteers||Visit the elderly on Sundays. Email Lani Willmar (lw3) for more info.|
|Winter Blitz!||Winterize homes on 11/8! Email Angela Liu (el6) to help with organizing, or sign up here to help on the day.|
*Brayton Elementary Tutoring is also looking for tutors:
Contact Gabriella Kallas (gck1) for details.
|Bennington Project Independence (Adult Day Service)|
|Berkshire United Way||More info here.|
|Berkshire Museum||Various opportunities for volunteering. More info here.|
|Goodwill of the Berkshires||Various volunteering opportunities throughout the year.|
|Peace Valley Farm|
|Vermont Veterans’ Home||Visit veterans and go to activities and events with them. Very flexible schedule.|
|Village Ambulance||Get trained and work on an ambulance.|
|Williamstown Council on Aging||Bring music, dance and other programs to the elderly!|
Feel free to contact Sonia Cheung (email@example.com) for more information on any of the opportunities listed above.