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Encore Institute: Adventures in Volunteering

February 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Wednesday, February 12, 10-11:30am

With Ben Mepham, Beth Mans, and Elly Bainbridge

Cost: $15 (includes lunch following the program)

Registration Required by Friday, February 7

Volunteering not only helps others but leads to new discoveries and new friends. Plus, studies show that volunteering promotes a healthier and more active lifestyle!  Join us as we learn about two remarkable agencies, Gilda’s Club/Gilda’s LaughFest and Make-A-Wish Michigan and the work they do in Grand Rapids. Perhaps you will find a new opportunity for volunteering!

Special Guests:

  • Ben Mepham is the Volunteer Program, Lead Coordinator for Gilda’s Club and Laughfest.
  • Beth Mans is a Wish-Granting Volunteer for Make-A-Wish Michigan.
  • Elly Bainbridge is a Wish-Granting Volunteer for Make-A-Wish Michigan.

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I'll Be There!


February 12, 2020
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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360 Division Ave S.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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