Tag: Volunteer

AFMA Fire Corps seeks volunteers

The Arizona Fire & Medical Authority Fire Corps Community Assistance Program celebrates its 18th anniversary this month and continues providing service to the Sun Lakes community and assistance to the firefighters and medics of AFMA. (Photo by Mikayla Sedgwick)

Brian Curry The Community Assistance program of the Arizona Fire & Medical Authority/Sun Lakes Fire Corps is looking to add some new volunteers to the ranks of their CAP team. There are multiple programs that are part of the nationally-recognized Fire Corps which fall under AFMA. The Community Assistance Program includes a two-member team that…

Appreciation is year round

April 7 to 13, 2019, was the National Volunteer Appreciation Week. Rover’s Kids think that every day is Volunteer Appreciation Day! They are blessed to have a wonderful team of volunteers known as their Ambassadors! Some of our volunteers have been with us 10 years, and some are newbies. You may recognize them, as they…

Let’s get social

D. Williams Rover’s Rest Stop & Ranch is all about social! Our process is longer and more detailed than most rescues, and we are really “all about the Kids!” There are several items that need to be considered when obtaining a new family member and how to constructively prepare them for success. This is the…

Residents help children and homeless teens

Sarah Auffret More than a dozen women from Sun Lakes are working to earn the money to provide new school clothing and uniforms for almost 10,000 needy schoolchildren this year. They’re members of Assistance League of East Valley, an all-volunteer group that raises funds at their thrift shop, an upscale outlet, at 2326 N. Alma…

Volunteer opportunity

  Ellie Concannon How about starting off the new year doing something special and meaningful? The Perfect Place is looking for volunteers! The Perfect Place is a social and recreational day care facility (non-medical) providing a nurturing environment for seniors. Our hours of operation are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to noon and…

Interested in joining the crisis response volunteers?

Volunteer members of the Arizona Fire & Medical Authority/Sun Lakes Crisis Response team man their information table in the San Tan Ballroom at the Cottonwood Palo Verde Open House. The AFMA Fire Corp Crisis Response team responds with the firefighters and medics on emergency calls in Sun Lakes, assisting the families of patients in a…