Join your peers for the 2016 calendar year programming of your award-winning Delaware Valley Chapter!
Beginning with the January 12, 2016 meeting, we will be tracking who attends the most Del Val meetings and events. The members who have the highest participation will have a chance to win a free 2017 RIMS registration for the national conference to be held back here in Philadelphia. That is a prize valued at over $950!! Please click here for additional details and contest rules.
Insurance Society Week of Giving - Volunteers Needed!
Please consider volunteering. For additional details or to register, please contact Chris Bullick at Christopher.firstname.lastname@example.org.
I. Fireman’s Hall Museum (3 Projects) 147 N. Second St. Phila PA 19106, Tuesday Oct 11, 1:15 to 4:15 (All at the same time). 6 people total.
1. Scanning of the PFD news, the official departmental publication from the 1950s forward. Â Information will then be available and searchable in a digital format for future researchers. As they are scanned they will be compiled into PDF files. 2 people
2. Project focuses on oversize photographs from the early 20th century that need to be inventoried, numbered and placed in acid free folders and ultimately entered into collections database. 2 people
3. Photographing of three dimensional artifacts. 2 people.
II. Habitat for Humanity ReStore. 2318 Washington Ave, Phila PA; Friday Oct 14th 1 to 5pm. 11 people.
A Team Day of Service at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore is an opportunity for you and your group to give back to the community of Philadelphia and spend a day working together as a team. Â The Habitat Philadelphia ReStore is a retail outlet where new and gently used furniture and household items are donated and then resold at a fraction of the original price. Â All profits generated at our ReStore go back to building and repairing more homes across our City.
Typical Activities include: Â Sorting donations, moving furniture, loading/unloading vehicles, ticketing & tagging retail items, sometimes we have small projects such as constructing shelves or painting walls.
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