Volunteers Needed for Mini Pack-a-thon

By: Opportunity Enterprises Last Updated: February 26, 2013

OE-Shamrock-Shuffle-2011Volunteers are needed for the Annual Shamrock Shuffle Mini Pack-a-thon at Opportunity Enterprises, 2801 Evans Avenue, Valparaiso. Packing of 39,000 runner bags for the Chicago Shamrock Shuffle will take place from March 11 through March 29, weekdays only (no weekends), from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.

There will be two evening packing days until 7:00 pm on Thursday, March 14, and Tuesday, March 19. Volunteers ages 6 and up can volunteer, but anyone younger than 18 may only assist after 3:00 pm.

Pre-registration is required by contacting Cathy Kuchenmeister at cathy.kuchenmeister@oppent.org or by calling 219-464-9621 ext. 283. Volunteers should include days and times they plan to volunteer, along with the number of people coming with the group.

About OE
Since 1967, OE has been a non-profit organization which enriches the lives of individuals with disabilities by providing exceptional support and creating meaningful opportunities that allow its consumers to serve as an inspiration to the community. Today, OE serves 1,100 adults and children with disabilities in Porter County and throughout Northwest Indiana. For more information, visit www.oppent.org.