Volunteer database has been posted to Internet

PLATTSBURGH - The North Country Regional Volunteer Center at the United Way of the Adirondack Region Inc. here has established an on-line volunteer resource center serving Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties.

There will be training on how organizations, agencies, and municipalities can use this free volunteer match website. The training focuses on recruitment, orienting, supporting, evaluating and saluting (ROSES) volunteers. Best practices will be shared.

The training will take place in Plattsburgh Public Library Auditorium at 19 Oak Street in Plattsburgh Thursday, Aug. 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A free lunch will be served.

RSVP by Aug. 26 to the United Way of the Adirondack Region at (518) 563-0028 or email Kathy Snow at Kathy@unitedwayadk.org.