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Volunteer Newsletter

July 1, 2019

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT
                                              
         A.M.E.N. Food Pantry


A.M.E.N. (Alcorn Ministry for Emergency Needs) Food Pantry supplies food for 350 families per month on average. The volunteers at the pantry say that they enjoy the camaraderie and the opportunity to serve others. Mike Gleich, who coordinates all the pantry activities, is looking for volunteers to assist in processing clients, carrying groceries to client vehicles, and unloading deliveries and donations.  Very little training is required and it is completed on the job.  Anyone interested should call 662-643-5864 or go by the the pantry at 104 West Linden Street, Corinth, on any Monday, Wednesday, or Friday from 10 a.m. until noon. You can also click here to volunteer.

Dave Jennings places canned food in bags at the A.M.E.N. Food Pantry in Corinth.


Jerry Hammett assists with taking bags of food to clients' cars.

FEATURED VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES


VVSC, Inc. is hosting a Back to School Bash on Friday, July 19, from 5-9 pm at 189 North College Street in Pontotoc. This event will allow children in need the opportunity to receive school supplies for the upcoming school year. They will have more than 100 free backpacks and supplies available for the children. Free refreshments will be available also. If you are interested in making a donation or volunteering for the event, contact Tori Johnson at 731-313-6479, email venomousvixens_socialclub@yahoo.com, or click here.
 

Girl Scouts Heart of the South needs you! Be one of the troop co-leaders that supports her every week—the one that watches her smile get bigger as she grows more confident. Mentor a Girl Scout Cookie Professional during cookie season so she can earn enough to reach the goals she and her troop set. Or work with other adults to provide the kind of behind-the-scenes support that makes it possible for her to make amazing new memories at Girl Scouts.

Whether you can give a few hours, a few weeks, or a few months, volunteering with Girl Scouts is flexible and fun. Click here to start making a difference in a girl's life today.

AGENCIES REGISTERED ON THE MISSISSIPPI HUB NETWORK:



- A.M.E.N., Inc.
- Autism Center of North
  Mississippi
- Banah Pregnancy Testing
  Center
- Belmont UMC Community
  Food Pantry
- Boys and Girls Clubs of
  Booneville/Prentiss County
- Boys and Girls Clubs of
  North Mississippi
- Boys and Girls Clubs of
  Northeast Mississippi
- Cami Jo Cares
- CATCH Kids, Inc.
- Churches United Food Depot
  of Pontotoc County
- Corinth-Alcorn Animal
  Shelter
- El Centro
- EXCEL, Inc.
- F.A.I.T.H. Food Pantry
- Faith Haven
- Family Resource Center of
  North Mississippi
- Food Depot of Tishomingo
  County
- For the Love of Paws Corp
- Fulton UM Church Food
  Pantry
- Girl Scouts Heart of the
  South
- GumTree Museum of Art
- Helpful Samaritan
  Food Pantry
- Helping Hands Food Pantry
  and Clothes Closet
- Itawamba Crossroads Ranch
- Keep Tupelo Beautiful
- Lee County 4-H
- Life Choices Pregnancy Care
  Center
- Magnolia Foundation
- Meals on Wheels
- Monroe County Children's
  Vision Center
- NextAge Mississippi
- North Mississippi Kidney
  Foundation
- Northeast Mississippi Habitat
  for Humanity
- Oren Dunn City Museum
- Pontotoc Habitat for
  Humanity
- Reconnect 4 Autism
- Regional Rehabilitation
  Center
- SAFE, Inc.
- Saints' Brew
- Sally Kate Winters Family
  Services
- Sanctuary Hospice
- Shepherd's Center of
  Greater Tupelo
- Southerncare Hospice
- St. Luke Food Pantry
- Talbot House
- The Orchard
- The Refuge Foster Care
  Closet
- Tupelo/Lee Hunger Coalition
- Union County Good
  Samaritan
- United Way of Northeast
  Mississippi
- Vitalant
- Volunteer Northeast
  Mississippi
- VVSC, Inc.
- Wear It Well, Inc.
- West Itawamba Food Pantry




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