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Announcements, news, inspirational stories, and project updates

Correspondence from the Moving Forward Steering Committee as a follow-up to the Moving Forward session on September 26, 2017 has been posted. Read the report. 

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Community Education Series starts September 28, 2017.

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Hello All: I hope everyone is staying cool during this heatwave.  This is a friendly reminder to send any information that you have specific to cooling centers to 211info.  You can email me directly at emilyb@211info.org or you can email support@211info.org. We are getting calls from clients, community partners and media specific to cooling centers […]

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Read the June 2017 newsletters from some of our local agencies involved in doing good deeds. If you have a newsletter to post to the Coos Hub, email PDF to cj@cooshub.org Please be sure to keep the file size under 2MB by reducing image file sizes and the size of the PDF itself. Contact CJ if you […]

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The Devereux Center seeks a volunteer front desk clerk to greet everyone entering the Devereux Center; check in clients; sort, file, and distribute mail; assist with donations; and help with organizing showers and laundry. Light computer use is necessary for this position; we will train this volunteer if needed. HOURS: Need to be available from […]

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The Devereux Center seeks a volunteer assistant cook to help prepare hot breakfasts and lunches for Devereux clients, visitors, and staff. Hours are from 6 AM to 1 PM on days when needed. While there is no monetary pay associated with this position, the rewards of feeding hungry people and knowing you are helping are […]

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Affordable Housing – News from around the region [June 2017 review] The Coos-Curry Housing Coalition meets monthly to explore housing options for our area. Next meeting is July 13. Action groups which emerged from the April 14 Homeless Summit held in Coos Bay are continuing to meet, with short-term/transitional housing as one of the group’s focus. […]

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The Coos Bay Library’s first volunteer fair was such a successful event that we are going to do an even bigger better one! We are excited to invite you to participate in the next fair, hosted by the Coos Bay Public Library but held offsite.  The Volunteer Fair will be on July 29th from 1-4 […]

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We’re still looking for your 2017 CONNECT! the Boardwalks membership. We have some really exciting things coming along this year and we sure need your support. Signing up has become easier. Simply click on this link www.connecttheboardwalks.org.  On the upper left hand side of the Home page you can click on the join button.  You will then […]

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WALK THE WALK Celebrate the Coos Waterfront Walkway. CONNECT! the Boardwalks 4th Annual Community Walk. Saturday, June 17, 2017 Register 0830a 1 mile walk; 5 mile walk; 5 mile athletic walk. Shuttle for 5 mile walkers Raffle tickets available at the Info Table (Farmers Market, Wine Walk, Mingus Walk & Talk, Festival of Sails) Fish tacos […]

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