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Local Organizations, Clubs, & Volunteer Opportunities: Volunteer Opportunities

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4-H CLUBS

4-H CLUBS - GASTON COUNTY https://gaston.ces.ncsu.edu/categories/4-h-youth-development/
Richard Chuvala, Extension Agent, 4-H
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service
1303 Dallas Cherryville Highway
Dallas NC 28034

mail: PO Box 1578
Gastonia, NC 28053
704-922-0301
Fax: 704-922-2140
richard_chuvala@ncsu.edu
Volunteers welcome

4-H CLUBS - LINCOLN COUNTY https://lincoln.ces.ncsu.edu/categories/4-h-youth-development/
Abigail Isom, County Agent, 4-H
115 W Main St
Lincolnton NC 28092
704-736-8452
Fax: 704-736-8828
laisom@ncsu.edu
Volunteers welcome

See also: Youth, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

AMERICAN RED CROSS

AMERICAN RED CROSS - Greater Carolinas Region

https://www.redcross.org/local/north-carolina/greater-carolinas.html
2425 Park Road
Charlotte, NC, 28203
704-376-1661
Volunteers welcome

See also: Emergency Services, Volunteer

ANIMAL LEAGUE OF GASTON COUNTY

https://gastonspayneuter.com/algc/
Meets 2nd Monday of every month 6:30-8:30pm
425 W Franklin Blvd
Gastonia NC 28052
(704) 868-4673
Fax: (704) 868-0010
info@gastonspayneuter.com
Volunteers welcome

See also: Animals, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

THE ARC OF GASTON COUNTY -- Formerly ASSOCIATION FOR RETARDED CITIZENS (ARC)

https://gastoncountyarc.org/
Sara Osborne, Executive Director
200 E Franklin Blvd
Gastonia NC 28052
704-861-1036
Fax: 704-864-9464
director@gastoncountyarc.org or contact
Volunteers welcome

See also: Special Needs, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA - Piedmont Council, CC Kimball Scout Service Center

http://www.piedmontcouncilbsa.org
1222 E Franklin Blvd
Gastonia NC 28053
704-864-2694
Fax: 704-867-2046
Email: kara.miller@scouting.org

See also: Volunteer, Youth

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB

https://www.bgcgreatergaston.org/whoweare
BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER GASTON - Bessemer City
Octavia Gill, Club Director
401 E Washington Ave
Bessemer City NC 28016
704-629-5663
ogill@bgcgreatergaston.org

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER GASTON - Bradley Teen Center
Fatima Gardin, Bradley Teen Director
1425 W Franklin Blvd
Gastonia NC 28052
(980) 320-8388
fgardin@bgcgreatergaston.org

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER GASTON - West Gastonia
Teresa Williams, Program Director
310 S Boyd St
Gastonia NC 28052
704-864-6171
twilliams@bgcgreatergaston.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: Volunteer, Youth

CANCER SERVICES OF GASTON COUNTY, INC.

https://gastoncancerservices.org/
306 S Columbia St
Gastonia NC 28054
704-864-1271
Volunteers welcome

See also: Charity, Health, Support, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

CAROLINA THREAD TRAIL

Led by the Catawba Lands Conservancy
www.carolinathreadtrail.org
Facebook
Vanessa Covington, Engagement & Volunteer Manager
4530 Park Road, Suite 420
Charlotte NC 28209
704-376-2556 ext. 215
vanessa@carolinathreadtrail.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: Conservation, Outdoors, Volunteer

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF GASTON COUNTY

http://www.cfgaston.org/
Facebook
Ernest Sumner, Executive Director
1201 E. Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054
Mail: P.O. Box 123 Gastonia, NC 28053
704.864.0927
Fax 704.869.0222
info@cfgaston.org

TEENS CHANGING GASTON COUNTY (TCGC)
Please contact Erin Wiggins with any questions or to submit an application

See also: Community, Volunteer, Youth

CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER

CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER - Belmont

http://cpcgaston.com or Facebook
399 Belmont/Mt Holly Rd
Mt Holly NC 28120
704-827-0806
Volunteers welcome

CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER - Bessemer City
2535 Tryon Courthouse Road
Bessemer City, NC 28016
704-729-6709

CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER - NORTH Dallas
717 Gastonia Technology Pkwy.
Dallas, NC 28034
704-349-3497

CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER - Gaston County
700 Robinson Rd
Gastonia NC 28056
704-867-3706

CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER - WEST Highland/BC
2782 Fairview Drive
Gastonia, NC 28052
704-884-1098

See also: Charity, Health, Support, Volunteer

DANIEL STOWE BOTANICAL GARDEN

http://www.dsbg.org or Facebook

Jim Hoffman, Interim Executive Director
6500 S New Hope Rd
Belmont NC 28012
704-825-4490
Fax: 704-829-1240
Volunteers welcome (704) 829-1257

See also: Conservation, Gardening, Volunteer

FRIENDS OF CROWDERS MOUNTAIN, INC

http://friendsofcrowders.com/ and facebook

PO Box 1881
Gastonia NC 28053
704-730-8295
friendsofcrowders@gmail.com
Volunteers Welcome

See also: Conservation, Outdoors, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

GASTON ARTS COUNCIL

http://gastonarts.org/ and facebook

Kim George, President & CEO
Mailing Address:
PO Box 242
Gastonia NC 28053-0242
(704) 853-2787
FAX: 704-853-2788
gac@gastonarts.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: The Arts, Volunteer

GASTON COUNTY MUSEUM

http://www.gastoncountymuseum.org/ and facebook
131 W Main St
PO Box 429
Dallas NC 28034
704-922-7681
Gaston.Museum@gastongov.com
Volunteers welcome

See also: See also: History, Volunteer

GASTON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY

http://www.gastonlibrary.org/
1555 E Garrison Blvd
Gastonia NC 28054
704-868-2164 Ext. 129
Fax: 704-853-6012
Library card information
Volunteers welcome, contact Paula.Brown@gastongov.com
Teen Volunteers, contact Kelly Lawniczak@gastongov.com
Summer Reading Teen Volunteers (ages 14-17) Application
Branch Locations and Hours

See also: Libraries, Volunteer, Youth, Teen Volunteering

GASTON HOSPICE

http://gastonhospice.org and facebook
258 E Garrison Blvd
PO Box 3984
Gastonia NC 28054
704-861-8405
Fax: 704-865-0590
gastonhospice@gmh.org
Volunteer contact

See also: Support, Volunteer

GASTON LITERACY COUNCIL, INC

https://gastonliteracy.org/
Linda McConnell, Executive Director
116 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way
Gastonia NC 28052
704-868-4815
Fax: 704-867-7796
literacy@gastonliteracy.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: Advocacy, Literacy, Volunteer

GIRL SCOUTS, CAROLINAS PEAKS TO PIEDMONT COUNCIL - Gastonia Service Center

https://www.girlscoutsp2p.org/ or facebook

156 S. South St. Suite 201
Gastonia NC 28052
Phone: 800-672-2148
Fax: 704-669-5759
info@girlscoutsp2p.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: Volunteer, Women, Youth

GUARDIAN AD LITEM PROGRAM

Facebook

Judicial District 27A - Main Office
325 Dr. Martin Luther Ling Jr. Way, Suite 2147
Gastonia, NC 28052
704-852-3260
Fax: 704-852-3065
gal.district27a@nccourts.org
Volunteer

See also: Support, Volunteer

GUARDIANS OF THE CHILDREN, GASTONIA

Facebook or, http://www.gocnc.org
All applicants must pass a background check before becoming a member

(980) 292-5084
presidentgocgastonia@gmail.com

See also: Support, Volunteer

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF GASTON COUNTY
http://www.habitatgaston.org/ or facebook

Mary Harris, Executive Director
1840 E Franklin Blvd
PO Box 1584
Gastonia NC 28053
704-864-6536
Fax: 704-864-3139
mary@habitatgaston.org
Volunteers welcome

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF LINCOLN COUNTY

http://habitatlcnc.org/ or facebook
PO Box 1062
809 E Sycamore St
Lincolnton NC 28093
704.748.1800
restore@habitatlcnc.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: Service Clubs, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

HOLY ANGELS, INC.

http://www.holyangelsnc.org
Regina Moody, President/CEO
6600 Wilkinson Blvd
PO Box 710
Belmont NC 28012
704-825-4161
Fax: 704-825-0553
hainfo@HolyAngelsNC.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: Special Needs, Volunteer

HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE LINCOLN COUNTY

http://www.hpccr.org/location-info/lincoln-county or facebook
900 Dontia Drive
Lincolnton NC 28092
704.732.6146
Volunteers welcome

See also: Health, Support, Volunteer

THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF LINCOLN COUNTY

https://hslcnc.org/ or facebook
2422 Country Club Rd.
Lincolnton NC 28092
704-732-9022 (voicemail only)
UniversityFosters@gmail.com
Volunteers welcome

See also: Advocacy, Animals, Volunteer

THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF GASTON COUNTY, INC.

https://www.jlgaston.org/

Kara Timmons Rhyne, President
Trish Goble, President-Elect
2020 Remount Rd Suite 109
Gastonia NC 28052
704-874-1810
jlgastoncounty@gmail.com
Volunteer organization

See also: Service Club, Women, Volunteer

KEEP GASTONIA BEAUTIFUL

https://www.cityofgastonia.com/home-keep-gastonia-beautiful.html

Juliann Lehman, Administrator
Garland Municipal Business Center
150 S York St
Gastonia NC 28052
704-866-6906
juliannl@cityofgastonia.com
Volunteers welcome

See also: Civic, Conservation, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

LINCOLN THEATRE GUILD

Facebook

Mike Wirth, President
PO Box 1343
403 E. Main Street
Lincolnton, NC 28092
704-452-7830
boxoffice@lincolntheatreguild.com
Volunteers welcome

See also: The Arts, Volunteer

LIONS CLUB

LIONS CLUB - Bessemer City

http://www.lionsclubs.org
Meets 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM at Mike's Grill
128 W Virginia Ave
Bessemer City NC 28016
Contact
Volunteer organization

See also: Service Club, Volunteer

LIONS CLUB - East Gastonia

https://www.lionsclubs.org/
Meetings 1st, 3rd Tuesday, 7 PM at “125 North Main Restaurant”
Lowell, NC
Contact Volunteer organization

LIONS CLUB - Gastonia Evening

https://www.lionsclubs.org/
Steve Ritchie, President
Meets 2nd & 4th Tuesdays at 7:00 PM at Market Street Buffet & Bakery
2525 S. York Rd
Gastonia, NC
Contact
Volunteer organization

LIONS CLUB - Lincolnton

https://www.lionsclubs.org/
Rosalie Catania , President
Every 1st Tuesday at 19:00
CHS-Lincoln Hospital, Magnolia room
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Volunteer organization

LIONS CLUB - Mount Holly

https://www.lionsclubs.org/
William L. Brown III, President
Meets every 3rd Tuesday at 18:30 Club Building
321 S Main St
Mt Holly NC 28120
Contact Volunteer organization

MEDIATION CENTER OF THE SOUTHERN PIEDMONT - Gaston County Office

MEDIATION CENTER OF THE SOUTHERN PIEDMONT - Gaston County Office https://www.mediationcsp.com/
410 W Franklin Blvd # D
Gastonia NC 28052
704-868-9576
Fax: 704-865-6436
Interested in volunteering? Contact

See also: Support, Volunteer

NORTH CAROLINA BLUEBIRD SOCIETY

https://www.ncbluebird.org/ or Facebook

Gaston County Coordinator - Dana Glenn
704-616-1742
bluebirdsinsc@yahoo.com
Volunteer

See also: Animals, Volunteer

THE SCHIELE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

https://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)

https://www.ncdoi.gov/consumers/medicare-and-seniors-health-insurance-information-program-shiip

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

THE SHELTER OF GASTON COUNTY

https://www.gastongov.com/government/departments/the_shelter_of_gaston_county_a_battered_women_s_residence_and_resource_center/index.php or facebook

The Cathy Mabry Cloninger Center
Department of Health and Human Services
330 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Gastonia NC 28052
24-Hour Crisis Line: 704-852-6000
Shelter Coordinator 704-810-6494
Social Worker 704-810-6427
Shelter Outreach Specialist 704-810-6495
Bilingual Case Manager 704-810-6426
Case Manager 704-810-6418
Fax: 704-852-6004
Contact
Volunteers welcome

See also: Shelter, Support, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

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

UNITED WAY

UNITED WAY OF GASTON COUNTY

http://www.unitedwaygaston.org or facebook
200 E Franklin Blvd
Gastonia, NC 28052
704-864-4554
Fax: 704-864-9464
info@unitedwaygaston.org
Volunteers welcome

UNITED WAY OF LINCOLN COUNTY

http://unitedwayoflincolncounty.org/
Kathy Vinzant, Executive Director
101 E Main Street Fl 2
Lincolnton, NC 28093
Mailing Address:
PO Box 234
Lincolnton NC 28092
704-240-8621
Contact
Volunteers welcome

See also: Charity, Volunteer

Contact Us



To submit an organization for the list or to update your organization's information, please call the library at 704-868-2164 ext. 2 or e-mail community@gastonlibrary.org.

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: December 2020

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