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Local volunteers help with flooding

The Red Cross has sent more than 80 volunteers to help combat the effects of the disastrous flooding. Most of the volunteers who are currently helping are from the Coast. The Red Cross is focusing on their shelters in Jackson…

Gulfport Museum of History looking for volunteers

It’s been a long time coming for the historical society of Gulfport as the grand opening of the Gulfport Museum of History will take place in March. The museum will have numerous artifacts, documents, and pictures that represent the history…

Gulfport Museum of History needs volunteers

Soon you’ll be able to step back in time and experience the history of Gulfport at the newest museum coming to town. Beginning in March, the Gulfport Museum of History will be open to visitors four days a week. The…

Volunteers needed for wreath pick-up

Nearly 22,000 graves at the Biloxi National Cemetery are still decorated with wreaths after this year’s wreath-laying ceremony honoring our fallen veterans. Now those wreaths need to be picked up. Crusaders for Veterans and other event organizers are asking for…

Gulfport police looking for volunteers

The Gulfport Police Department is asking for your help with tomorrow’s Feed the Needy Thanksgiving Program. The department is in need of volunteers for the assembly line to provide the food to those in need. Plus 2,200 orders need to…

Volunteers needed for the Feed the Needy program

More than 2,000 Gulf Coast residents can expect warm meals delivered to their homes Thanksgiving Day, all thanks to our local public safety agencies, generous donors, and volunteers. The annual Thanksgiving Feed the Needy Program, headed up by the Gulfport…

Volunteers needed during the holidays

During last week’s cold front, News 25 told you that the Seashore Mission in Biloxi was worried they would not be able to open their cold weather shelter due to a lack of volunteers. Thanks to the response from our…

Volunteers wanted for Peter Anderson Festival

The Peter Anderson Festival is next weekend in downtown Ocean Springs. The City of Ocean Springs is asking for volunteers to help put on the show. Anyone 16 and up is welcome to help. Visit peterandersonfestival.com to sign up or…

Cruisin’ the Coast needs volunteers

Volunteers are needed for the upcoming Cruisin’ the Coast. Thousands of people will descend on the Mississippi Gulf Coast to enjoy favorites like Cruise-ins, headline bands, oldies entertainment, a swap meet, and an auto auction. In 1996, the event showcased…

American Red Cross volunteers needed

The tornado that ripped through Monroe County makes the third largest disaster event in Mississippi since February. The American Red Cross is in need of trained volunteers. Starting today, the Southeast Mississippi chapter of the Red Cross is hosting a…

Red Cross in need of volunteers

The American Red Cross of Southeast Mississippi needs your help. With disasters happening almost every day, the organization needs more volunteers. For months, people in northern and central Mississippi have been dealing with heavy flooding and the aftermath of tornadoes.…

Salvation Army seeking volunteers

With Christmas just a little over a week away, the Salvation Army is still in need of more bell ringers. They are seeking volunteers and donations. All donations made will help the Gulf Coast area. Donations made online also stay…

Salvation Army in need of volunteers and donations

The holiday season is officially here. With Thanksgiving next week and Christmas following soon after, the Salvation Army is seeking donations and volunteers to help get them through their busiest time of the year. Bell ringers are needed from November…

Volunteers needed for Peter Anderson Festival

The Peter Anderson Festival needs volunteers to help accommodate the more than 400 artists and 150,000 visitors headed to Ocean Springs. The last day to sign up to volunteer is Friday, October 26th. The event takes place this weekend. You…

Cruisin’ the Coast looking for volunteers

The success and growth of Cruisin’ the Coast has made it necessary to seek volunteers from the local community to help with the annual event. The volunteers will be known as the Cruisin’ Krewe and they will assist the staff…