to host Community Volunteer
Action Fair, Aug. 30
Area residents are invited to learn about and explore the many
available opportunities to give back to their local communities
throughout Northwest Ohio as Owens Community College serves as
host to a Community Volunteer Action Fair on Thursday, Aug. 30,
Coordinated by the Office of Service Learning, the Community
Volunteer Action Fair will take place from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in
the College’s Student Health and Activities Center on the
Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road in
Perrysburg Township. Admission to the event is free and the
public is encouraged to attend.
Throughout the event, individuals can meet with local community
outreach representatives and ask them questions about volunteer
opportunities available through their organizations.
Area organizations in attendance will include Odyssey Hospice,
YWCA Hope Shelter, Cherry Street Mission Ministries, Sunshine of
Northwest Ohio, Camp Courageous, Wood County Park District,
Metroparks of the Toledo Area, Lucas County Board of
Developmental Disabilities, United Way of Greater Toledo, Food
for Thought, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio,
Toledo Botanical Garden and Mobil Meals of Toledo, among many
For more information about the Community Volunteer Action Fair,
call (567) 661-2275 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 2275.