Partnering for a Cause

What started out as a single program has turned into an ongoing partnership, one that benefits both Animal Friends and the Baldwin Borough Public Library. It all began in June when an Animal Friends volunteer visited the library with her trained PALS (Pet Assisted Literacy Service) dog for stories, songs…

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Teen Volunteering: Fun, Friendship and Fringe Benefits

As we wind up a very successful summer reading program, we know we couldn’t have done it all without the immense help of our teen volunteers. Our volunteer program for students in grades 6-12 began last summer with 12 wonderful teenagers and grew this summer to 21 enthusiastic youths who did much…

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