Fayette Senior Services Hosts 4th Annual Community Volunteer Expo

September 17, 2018. FAYETTEVILLE, GA – Fayette Senior Services, Inc. (FSS) will be hositng local organizations and those interested in volunteering in the community at their fourth annual Volunteer Expo. The expo will be held on Wednesday, September 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the FSS Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive Fayetteville. Attendance is free. For organizations that utilize volunteers, the skills and resources these remarkable individuals contribute makes the world of difference in providing services to our community. This expo will give individuals interested in giving back and volunteering a chance to come to one central location and speak with a wide range of community-based organizations to discover which one fits their interests and passions. Each organization will be showcasing volunteer and advocacy opportunities they have available where you can help make a difference. Colleen Davison, FSS Volunteer Coordinator conveys the reason behind this invaluable event. “This will be the perfect opportunity for people to become more involved in their communities. The Volunteer Expo will bring many great organizations together with the common goal of helping others. We all rely on our volunteers to help us and this even is driven by the need so many organizations have for volunteers in our community,” shares Davison. FSS expresses their gratitude and appreciation for all volunteers who share their talents throughout the community and recognize that a volunteer makes an incredible difference for any organization they work with and their time and effort never goes unnoticed. Participating organizations include Fayette Senior Services, Serenity Hospice Care, Christian City, CAREing Paws, Bloom Our Youth, Piedmont Fayette Hospital, and Advo-Kids.

 

There is no fee for participating as a vendor, but space is limited. A representative from each organization must be present at the event to speak with prospective volunteers. Applications can be obtained through Colleen Davison or in person at any Fayette Senior Services location. If you are interested in participating, please contact Davison at cdavison@fayss.org or 770-461-0813.

 

Join us in celebrating 40 years of FSS serving the Fayette County community. Thank you to our 40th Anniversary Sponsors: Clear Captions, Piedmont Fayette Hospital, and Heartis Fayetteville. For 40 years, FSS has been making a meaningful difference in the social, emotional, and physical well-being of adults age 50 and better in our community. FSS volunteer program opportunities range from Meals On Wheels drivers, tool team home repairs, café assistant, front desk receptionist, fitness center monitor, special events team, gardening team, golf cart driver, and STARS program assistant. These volunteers help at both Fayetteville and Peachtree City locations. To volunteer at FSS, please contact Colleen Davison, Volunteer Coordinator, at cdavison@fayss.org or 770-461-0813. For more information about Fayette Senior Services, visit www.fayss.org.