Volunteers needed for homeless point-in-time count 2018

RIVERSIDE – In just a few weeks, communities nationwide will begin conducting their annual point-in-time homeless count and survey. Up to 500 volunteers are needed to conduct Riverside County’s survey of the homeless to determine the region’s needs for homeless services and to help guide decisions about how to use resources. The Department of Public […]

Volunteers needed for recycling classes and events

JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. – Residents who are interested in helping the environment or enjoy composting or recycling can become an outreach volunteer with the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources. Outreach volunteers assist with classes or events by interacting with the public, answering questions on outreach programs and distributing materials. The department said that the ideal volunteer […]

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department offers opportunities for citizen service

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department offers opportunities for citizen service

According to Riverside County Sheriff’s officials, public safety is everybody’s business and the department provides citizens with countless volunteer opportunities to serve their community. During last month’s Volunteer Appreciation week, sheriff’s officials from throughout Riverside County showed their volunteers appreciation with banquets, luncheons, presentations, gifts and in social media posts. “Our volunteers assist the San Jacinto Police […]

F.U.N. Group serves up holiday cheer at the annual Community Christmas Dinner

F.U.N. Group serves up holiday cheer at the annual Community Christmas Dinner

Diane Seiker valleystaff@reedermedia.com Christmas morning dawned full of excitement and magic. Snow was on the ground in places and children were unwrapping presents as volunteers were arriving at the Anza Community Hall early to decorate and prepare a special meal for anyone that wanted good food and warm companionship with friends and neighbors. From 1-3 p.m. Christmas Day, […]

Volunteers needed for point in time

FRENCH VALLEY – “We’re looking for volunteers to help us with Point-In-Time, an annual counting of homeless within the community” said 3rd District Supervisor Chuck Washington. Point-In-Time  will be held Jan. 27, 2017 throughout Riverside County. “This count is used by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) not only as a measure of the homeless […]

A Word from Trail Town Committee’s Fearless leader

Hello Anza Area Trail Town Committee Volunteers (and future Volunteers), I hope all of you are enjoying our very nice summer weather. Although it’s been warm during the day our evenings have been beautiful. The past couple of evenings I’ve been sitting outside in an attempt to keep myself grounded. I’ve been using this time […]

It’s Count down Time to Anza Days

It’s Count down Time to Anza Days

Fourteen people attended the planning meeting for the annual Anza Days 4th of July celebration, a tradition in the Anza Valley. This year’s 2016 theme for the parade, chosen by popular vote, is Disney. Volunteers from the Anza Lions Club, Anza Community Hall, Anza Civic Improvement League, and KOYT 96.3 Radio Station attended the meeting. The […]