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GLHFH Work Day Info

Needed:

  • Lunch & refillable water bottle.

  • Jeans and other durable pants are strongly encouraged; Clothes could be stained or ruined.

  • If you have hand tools you like to use – feel free to bring them labeled with your name.

  • Your own Personal Protective Equipment if you have it. Safety glasses and gloves are available. 

  • A hard hat will be provided (but must be returned) and disposable dust masks and ear plugs will be available.

 

Avoid:

  • A cell phone – please leave your phone in the car.

  • Please refrain from using earbuds in place of earplugs, they don’t protect as well and can be a distraction.

  • Loose clothing – clothing can get caught in power tools or on scaffolding

 

Agenda for a typical Saturday (first-time volunteers)

  • 8:30 AM – arrival, sign-in, orientation, safety talk

  • 11:30 AM – lunch time (1/2 hour)

  • 3:00 PM – depart (you have the option to stay longer; see Steve)

 

Location & Parking

  • The house is located at 833 Park Ave. 17701

  • Park along streets on Park Ave or 1st Ave.

 

Contact Info

  • If you need to get in touch with us before your volunteer day – please contact Jaclyn Gilbert at the office, 570-322-2515 ext. 303

  • If you have last-minute changes or need to contact us on the day of, please call/text Steve Pick at 570-447-6689.

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We couldn’t do this without you!  We appreciate your gift of time, and we hope you have a great experience. 
Thanks for helping us change our community one family at a time.

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