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Places to volunteer on island #156699
03/13/2018 12:52 PM
03/13/2018 12:52 PM
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Central Florida!
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Thanks to Elaine, who posted this info in another thread. Thought I would start a new, specific thread with this topic. Anyone who has any other specific ideas of ways our members can give back to the island and her people, please post here.

https://k1britanniafoundation.org/

https://allaboutasmile.org/

https://www.facebook.com/tom.burnett.3720

top 2 also have FB pages


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Re: Places to volunteer on island [Re: Carol_Hill] #156701
03/13/2018 01:17 PM
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SXM PAWS is always looking for volunteers to help out in several different areas

-Monthly food drives at local supermarkets, standing outside and asking people to donate food for the dogs / cats we have in foster and those
we have spay/neutered and put back in the bush, as they were too feral to tame.
-Walk & Socialize rescue dogs at Animal Care Center in Cole Bay around 3.30 each day
-Help feed cats and dogs in and around Terre Basse, Cupecoy, Mullet Bay, Point Pirouette, Maho, Airport areas..Food will be provided
-Foster pups, kittens, dogs and cats.

http://sxmpaws.com/volunteer/


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Re: Places to volunteer on island [Re: BeachKitten] #156711
03/13/2018 02:50 PM
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Thanks! Anyone else??


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Re: Places to volunteer on island [Re: Carol_Hill] #157498
03/24/2018 11:56 AM
03/24/2018 11:56 AM
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Another group...if you are going in July they need volunteers to help prepare and distribute food.

https://helpsxm.org/


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Re: Places to volunteer on island [Re: Carol_Hill] #157499
03/24/2018 01:10 PM
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If volunteering through an organization isn't a possibility, people can do small things on their own. I always try to leave the beach better than I found it, taking out not only my own trash but a bit more too. When walking, I sometimes bring along a bag and pick up any trash that I find along the way. Every little bit helps.


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