Big Bear, Ca, January 27, 2012, 12:00pm - First Baptist Church is inviting the community to help quilt 33 quilts for young girls in Burundi Africa. First Baptist last year raised funds to build an orphanage in Burundi, which is located in Eastern Africa bordering Rwanda. The orphanage was built and houses 33 young girls. Currently a second orphanage is being built for 33 … [Read more...] about First Baptist Church Needs Help Making 33 Quilts!
Big Bear, Ca, January 20, 2012, 4:00pm - The 5th Habitat for Humanity home in the Big Bear Valley is well under way, as the first phase of construction nears completion. The mission of Big Bear Valley Habitat for Humanity is to provide affordable housing for low-income families. Each completed home is sold at zero percent interest to a local family, which also works 500 hours … [Read more...] about Habitat for Humanity Home Looking For Tenants
Big Bear, Ca, January 16, 2011, 5:00pm -The Big Bear Cycling Association had a busy year in 2011, and is looking to make 2012 even busier. Last year the then newly formed Big Bear Cycling Association was able to provide a full summer ride schedule of 14 rides a week, with timed training rides, and put on the Tour de Big Bear with 600 riders. The association also introduced … [Read more...] about Big Bear Cycling Association Seeks Volunteers
Big Bear, Ca, January 10, 2012, 3:00pm - On Saturday January 14th, the second bald eagle count of the winter will be conducted around lakes in the San Bernardino and San Jacinto Mountains and your help is needed! During the first bald eagle count in December, a grand total of 9 eagles (5 adults and 4 juveniles) were observed at the lake areas. The number of bald eagles in … [Read more...] about Volunteers Needed For January Bald Eagle Count
Big Bear, Ca, December 14, 2011, 3:00pm - The Forest Service is looking for volunteers to help count bald eagles this Saturday. This is the 34th Season in which winter bald eagle counts have taken place in the San Bernardino and San Jacinto Mountain areas. Volunteer’s will be stationed at vantage points around Big Bear Lake, in which they will map and note any eagle … [Read more...] about Volunteers Needed For Bald Eagle Spotting
Big Bear, Ca, October 26, 2011, 12:00pm - The National Forest Association is seeking volunteers to help educate and inspire the next generation of kids to be healthy and active forest stewards. Volunteers are needed in the Big Bear area that are interested in leading educational and fun snowshoe tours for 6th grade science students. The program is called Pathways to … [Read more...] about Volunteers Needed To Lead Snowshoe Tours For 6th Grade Science Students