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SALVATION ARMY

SALVATION ARMY - Gaston County, NC
http://www.salvationarmycarolinas.org/commands/gastonia
107 S Broad St
Gastonia NC 28052
704-867-6145

See also: Charity, Shelter

THE SCHIELE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

http://www.schielemuseum.org & facebook

Dr. Ann Tippitt, Director
1500 E Garrison Blvd
Gastonia NC 28054
Information Desk: 704-866-6900
Fax: 704-866-6041
Volunteers welcome

See also: History, Volunteer

SENIORS' HEALTH INSURANCE INFORMATION PROGRAM(SHIIP)

http://www.ncdoi.com/SHIIP/Default.aspx

Mailing Address
NC Department of Insurance
Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
1201 Mail Service Center
Raleigh NC 27699-1201
855-408-1212 or 919-807-6900
Fax: 919-807-6901
ncshiip@ncdoi.gov
Volunteers welcome

In Gaston County, counselling by appointment only : ask for SHIIP help
HealthNet Gaston
1385 E. Garrison Blvd
Gastonia NC 28054
704-874-1953

See also: Seniors, Volunteer

SHARPS AND FLATS MUSIC CLUB

http://www.ncfmc-music.org/senior-clubs/

Shirlene Hoke, President
307 N. Cedar St.
Dallas 28034
704-922-3406
shirlene9381@att.net

See also:
The Arts

THE SHELTER OF GASTON COUNTY

http://www.gastongov.com/departments/shelter or facebook

Department of Health and Human Services
330 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Gastonia NC 28052
24-Hour Crisis Line: 704-852-6000
704-810-6492, 704-810-6418 or 704-810-6495
Fax: 704-852-6004
Contact
Volunteers welcome

See also: Shelter, Support, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

THE SHRINERS

Cherryville Shrine Club

facebook
Pete Craft, President
Meets 3rd Wednesday of every month
jpetecraft@yahoo.com

Gaston County Shrine Club

http://www.gastoncountyshrineclub.com/ or facebook
Dan McCurry, Treasurer
Meets 2nd Wednesday of every month
505 Pinkney Rd
Dallas, NC 28034
Phone: (704) 813-8177
mccurrydc@gmail.com

Lincoln County Shrine Club

facebook
1470 Cat Square Rd
Vale, NC 28168
704-276-1583

See also: Service Club

SIERRA CLUB

NC Central Piedmont Group of the Sierra Club

http://www.charlottesierraclub.org/ or facebook
George Pfeffer, Group Chair
Meets 4th Wednesday of every month at 7:00 PM at
Mahlon Adams Pavilion at Freedom Park
2435 Cumberland Ave
Charlotte NC 28203
gpfeffer@carolina.rr.com.

See also: Conservation, Outdoors

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

https://www.ssa.gov/site/menu/en/

Social Security Administration, Gastonia Office
609 Cotton Blossom Cir
Gastonia, NC 28054
(800) 772-1213

For other offices in the region use the Social Security Office Locator

A note from the Social Security Administration:
Please beware of individuals impersonating Social Security employees over the phone. Reports about fraudulent phone calls from people claiming to be from SSA continue to increase, and recent reports have indicated unknown callers are using increasingly threatening language in these calls. If you suspect you have received a scam call, you should hang up, and then report details of the call to the Office of the Inspector General at ‎1-800-269-0271 or online at https://oig.ssa.gov/report.

See also: Seniors

SOCIETY FOR CREATIVE ANACHRONISM - Canton of Aire Faucon

Middle Age Recreation/Education Group)
http://airefaucon.atlantia.sca.org/ or facebook
Lisa Weekly, President (Seneschal)
Seneschal@airefaucon.atlantia.sca.org

See also: Hobby

SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS

Colonel William A. Stowe Camp #2142

http://www.ncscv.net
Gary Byrd, Commander
Meets 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm at Lewis Farm
330 Lewis Rd
Gastonia, NC 28054
Phone: (704) 853-9588
birddogg1158@att.net

See also: History

General Robert Frederick Hoke / William J. Hoke Camp #1616

http://www.ncscv.net
Jeff Bryant, Commander
Meets 2nd Thursday of every month at 7:00pm
Lincoln County Cultural Center
403 East Main St
Lincolnton NC 28092
Phone: (704) 609-5434
rfh1616scv@gmail.com

Major Charles Q. Petty Camp #872

http://www.ncscv.org/find-meeting/172-camps-g
Bill Starnes, Commander
Meetings: 2nd Mondays; 6:30 PM for Meal; 7:00 PM for Meeting
Bessemer City Moose Lodge
626 Diane 29 Theater Road,
Bessemer City, NC 28016
Phone: (704) 747-1450
star1568@bellsouth.net

See also: History

SONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

SAR - LTC John Phifer Chapter

http://www.ncssar.org/chapters/lt-col-john-phifer/
John Misenheimer, President
Mailing Address:
PO Box 26594
Charlotte NC 28221
Phone: (704) 779-6022
jmlife1776@gmail.com
 

SAR - Mecklenburg Chapter

http://www.mecklenburgsar.org/
Dave Alls, President
Mailing Address:
2936 S Legacy Park Blvd.
Fort Mill, SC 29707
Phone: 443-783-1881
david.a.alls@gmail.com

See also: Genealogy, History

SOUTHEASTERN GUIDE DOGS

http://www.guidedogs.org

Palmetto Campus
4210 77th St E
Palmetto FL 34221
1-800-944-3647 or 941-729-5665
Volunteers welcome

See also: Animals, Special Needs, Volunteer

SOUTHERN ARTS SOCIETY

http://www.southernartssociety.org or Facebook

Meets first Tuesday of every month
Kings Mountain Art Center (the old depot)
301 N Piedmont Ave
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
Phone: 704-739-5585
After Hours Phone: 803-448-4578
southernartssociety@gmail.com

See also: The Arts

SOUTHERN PIEDMONT HISTORICAL REENACTMENT SOCIETY, INC.

The 49th Carolina Troops and the 21st Massachusetts Infantry

http://www.49nct.org/
SPHRS@49nct.org

See also: History

SOUTHWEST EXTENSION COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION -- see EXTENSION COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION - Southwest Club

SPECIAL OLYMPICS

SPECIAL OLYMPICS - Gaston County

http://www.sonc.net/gaston/
Ashley Anderson, Local Program Coordinator
61 Central Avenue
Gastonia, NC 28054
Phone: 919-323-2564
Email: gaston@sonc.net

SPECIAL OLYMPICS - Lincoln County

http://www.sonc.net/lincoln
Celeste Frazier, Local Program Coordinator
Office Address:
211 West Water Street
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Mailing Address:
1685 Hines Cir
Stanley NC 28164
Phone(s): 704-308-6398, 704-732-8511, or 704-748-6775
Fax: 704-732-8055
Email: lincoln@sonc.net

See also: Special Needs

STANLEY EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND (SERF)

528 Highway 27 S
Stanley NC 28164
704-263-5649

See also: Charity

STANLEY LIONS CLUB -- see LIONS CLUB - Stanley

THE STATE LIBRARY OF NORTH CAROLINA -- LIBRARY FOR THE BLIND & PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED

http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph
Physical Address:
1841 Capital Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
Mail: 1841 Capital Blvd., Raleigh, NC 27635
Phone Toll-free: 1-888-388-2460 (Nationwide)
TDD: 919-733-1462
Phone (Branch Head): 919-733-4376
Email: nclbph@ncdcr.gov
Hours Mon.- Fri. 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

See also: Libraries, Special Needs

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CITATION

Author: Gaston County Public Library
Title: Gaston & Lincoln County Community Clubs, Organizations, & Volunteer Opportunities
URL: http://gastonlibrary.libguides.com/c.php?g=221960&p=2460058
Revised: October 2019

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