LIFT Johnstown 7th Annual Regional Project Party
- Apr 3, 2018
Over 75 non-profits and service organizations from a six-county region set up tables in the FJP Conference Center to recruit volunteers, inform the communities about their activities, attend free workshops during the day and network with each other on programming that benefits the region. Attending are national organizations such as the Red Cross, Scouts, AmeriCorps, etc. and grassroots organizations like parks, hospitals, arts and cultural groups, soup kitchens, humane societies, first responders, etc. Throughout the day middle, high school and college students seeking service hours, internships and experience, retired citizens, families, church groups, youth groups and others walk through and sign up for volunteer opportunities that match their interests and skill sets. Food, music, door prizes, radio interviews, award presentations all take place during the event which is free to all participants.