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GAB: Nonprofit seeking volunteers

Nonprofit seeking volunteers

A local nonprofit organization is seeking volunteers to deliver supplies and food to seniors in Lawrenceville.

Sistas Circle Inc. needs volunteers to deliver cleaning supplies, toiletries and food to seniors from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. the second Saturday of each month. 9am-11am. Volunteers are also needed to pack supplies for deliveries.

The organization, which has been operating since 2006, seeks to empower and support families to become independent and self-sufficient, help break the cycle of broken homes and dysfunctional families, including domestic abuse, and work to build strong, secure family structures for generations to come.

Volunteers must be 18 or older. Visit www.sistascircleinc.org to complete volunteer paperwork.

Suwanee organization hosting low-cost pet vaccination clinic

The Georgia SPCA will hold a low-cost vaccination clinic from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. The SPCA is located at 1175 Buford Highway, Suite 109, in Suwanee.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the nonprofit pet rescue organization, and no appointment is necessary.

Fees are as follows:

• Canine and feline rabies vaccination — $10

• Feline distemper vaccination — $10

• Feline combo test — $25

• Canine distemper/parvo vaccination — $10

• Canine bordetella vaccination — $10

• Canine heartworm test — $25

• Microchip — $25

• Nail clipping — $10

• De-wormer — $5

All dogs should be on leashes and cats should be in carriers. If an animal has had a reaction to a vaccination in the past, the SPCA recommends seeing a veterinarian for shots.

Community garden seeking sponsors

The Community Garden at Snellville, located in T. W. Briscoe Park on the corner of Marigold Road and Sawyer Parkway, is in need of raised bed sponsorships to allow organizers to build additional beds this spring.

Sponsorship of a 4’ x 12’ raised bed is $225, and sponsors will be recognized with a plaque on the bed as well as being listed as an “honored sponsor” on the organization’s website. Individuals and businesses as both welcome as sponsors.

For more information, email kgschulz@bellsouth.net.

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