Category Archives: Volunteering

Shirley Heinze Fall Bird Count

Shirley Heinze Land Trust Bird Count with Indiana Audubon Society Brad Bumgardner at Walner Nature Preserve in Chesterton By Terry Bonace       A  group of skilled birders spread out to visit sixteen Shirley Heinze Land Trust nature preserves throughout Northwest Indiana. From Lake County to St. Joseph County, they were out looking for…

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National Guard Continues to Help Food Bank NWI

The Indiana National Guard will continue assisting the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana in meeting the larger than usual demand for food aid due to the coronavirus pandemic.     Victor Garcia, CEO of the Merrillville-based food bank, said Monday the 26 guardsmen on site since April will continue working full time at the food…

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Moms And Tots Resale Shop

In order to do that they must have the volunteer help.       While volunteering at the store, you would be: cleaning, sorting and tagging donations, hanging clothing, straightening the sales floor, bagging merchandise, working the jewelry counter, working the register, greeting customers, and selling merchandise. It is a great way to make a difference in…

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