Volunteering

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Why volunteer?
With busy lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteer. However, the benefits of volunteering can be enormous. Volunteering offers vital help to people in need, worthwhile causes, and the community, but the benefits can be even greater for you, the volunteer. The right match can help you to find friends, connect with the community, learn new skills, and even advance your career.
Giving to others can also help protect your mental and physical health. It can reduce stress, combat depression, keep you mentally stimulated, and provide a sense of purpose. While it’s true that the more you volunteer, the more benefits you’ll experience, volunteering doesn’t have to involve a long-term commitment or take a huge amount of time out of your busy day. Giving in even simple ways can help those in need and improve your health and happiness. 

Opportunities for volunteering: 

Perth-Andover Public Library This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (506) 273-2843
Perth-Andover Fresh for Less This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Perth-Andover Recreation Department This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (506) 273-4959 ext 2
Victoria Glen Manor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Making a Difference Food Bank This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (506) 273-6201
Andover Elementary School Breakfast Program This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Perth-Andover Middle School Breakfast Program This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Reading Buddies This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A Dozen Roses Animal Rescue This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (506) 273-3317
DunRoamin' Stray and Rescue This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 506-328-3380
Victoria County SPCA This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (506) 356-1117

Service Clubs:
Rotary Club of Perth-Andover
President: Marsha Lang
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Perth Elks Lodge
549 East Riverside Drive | Perth-Andover, N.B. | E7H 1Y4
Website: www.perthelkslodge.ca
Contact: Ron Gaunce 273-3062
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Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 36
44 Legion St. | Perth-Andover, N.B. | E7H 2S8
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.nb.legion.ca 
Contact: Ed Howard 273-6368

Masonic Lodge
Contact : Murray Grant
506-273-6485
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