Tag Archives: volunteers

Volunteers Lend Big Hand to Arlington through UTA ‘Big Event’ Program

The City of Arlington Parks and Recreation Department, Arlington Master Composters and University of Texas at Arlington volunteers spent the day Saturday at various locations to clean-up the community. The University’s effort was a result of the “UTA Big Event” program, which is dedicated to a day of service and outreach.…

September Volunteer of the Month: Cathy Dietz

The Arlington Public Library is proud to announce that Cathy Dietz, is the September Volunteer of the Month for the City of Arlington. She joined the Friends of the Arlington Public Library (FAPL), a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the Arlington Public Library System in 1993, and volunteered to help sort…

Volunteer Information Session is December 12, 2014

Articles Segways 06-19-15

Did you know that 1 in 5 adults in Tarrant County can only read at a 4th grade level? • Do you know where Arlington ranks in national literacy statistics? • What is the cost to taxpayers when somebody drops out of school? • How much more can an English…

Volunteer Information Session is December 10, 2014

Articles Segways 06-19-15

• Did you know that 1 in 5 adults in Tarrant County can only read at a 4th grade level? • Do you know where Arlington ranks in national literacy statistics? • What is the cost to taxpayers when somebody drops out of school? • How much more can an…

Arlington Fire Department Volunteer Wins State Award

Linda McMillen, an Arlington Fire Department Office of Emergency Management Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) volunteer, was awarded the second annual Jack Colley Award for Volunteerism on June 15 at the annual Texas Unites Citizen Corps/Volunteers Organizations Active in Disaster Conference.  The award was presented by Steve McCraw, director of…

Police Twitter Event

This week the Arlington Police Department will host another live Twitter event. On Friday, February 10, 2012, from 6:30 – 10:00 p. m., the Department is going to have a “Street Tweet” on Twitter to focus on what it takes to be a Citizens on Patrol Mobile member for the Police Department. The “Street…