eNgAgE 2011

Reporting:  Rabbit Zielke

The Center for Nonprofits and the Volunteer Center at the United Way of Greater Chattanooga are hosting the third annual Engage event on Sunday, November 13 at the Chattanooga Market from 11 am to 4 pm.  Engage provides an opportunity for nonprofit organizations to showcase their programs and people in the community to find a place to invest their talents through volunteer service.  There will be at least 20 different volunteer corporations and organizations at the Chattanooga Market with information on their programs and how you can get involved.  Call the Volunteer Center at 423-752-0316 for more information about volunteer opportunities in  your community.

Some of the Participating Organizations include:

Signal Centers
Chattanooga Food Bank
Samaritan Center
Hospice of Chattanooga
Salvation Army
Catholic Charities – Interfaith Senior Services
Harrison Bay State Park
Chattanooga Zoo
TN River Gorge Trust
Public Education Foundation
RE:Start : The Center for Adult Education
Girl Scouts
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
United Way’s Volunteer Center
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga
Chattanooga Cares
Mary Ellen Locher Foundation
Pet Placement Center
Siskin Children’s Institute
People for Care and Learning
Men’s Ministry Network

It is big band day at the Chattanooga Market and you are encouraged to bring your dancing shoes and cavort to the music of Sweet Georgia Sound.  You can also take a moment to stop by the expo honoring our Veterans.

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