Who Knows?

Who Knows – August 1, 2014



Who knows where to have Hummel figurines repaired/restored?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
Who could donate old or new garden gnomes (6” or taller)?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a doll house and assorted furniture?
Who could use a sewing machine and sewing notions?
Who could use assorted garden tools?
Who could use a shopping bag full of romance novels?
Who could use a push lawn mower (in need of repair)?



About television converter boxes: Call 385-9815, 272-8526.

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About model railroad layouts and/or equipment available in various gauges and layout sizes: Call 359-1089 or 967-2797, 880-6283.
About boxes of fabric scraps for quilting and a bag of batting: Call 739-0624.
About 20 clean empty gallon milk jugs: Call 453-3519.
About spinet style Baldwin piano: Call 396-1010.
About a Dart floor scrubber & polisher-buffer: Call 272-0880.


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Who Can Volunteer…

Labrador Retriever Rescue Organization
www.rudysrescue.org; pbeemer0625@gmail.com
Rochester’s only Labrador Retriever Rescue Organization
desperately needs volunteers willing to foster our rescues. For more
information and a volunteer application please visit our web site,
www.rudysrescue.org. You may also email us at

Lifespan of Greater Rochester
Debra Frink, dfrink@lifespan-roch.org;
585-287-6378 or 800-454-5030 ext. 178;
1900 S. Clinton Ave., Rochester, NY 14618
Volunteers Needed: Help Change the Nature of Aging – Become an
Ombudsman. If you are looking for a meaningful volunteer
opportunity – then come join our team of Ombudsmen who advocate for individuals residing in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.

Marian’s House
Mary Fazio, 585-287-5553, mfazio@jewishseniorlife.org;
2980 S. Clinton Ave., Rochester
Marian’s House in Brighton is now seeking volunteers to work one
day a week or even one day a month. We need assistance with meal
prep, musicians, activities assistance or maybe just providing
companionship to one of our guests. Come spend time in our brand
new home, while we provide the much needed respite time for
those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease.

National MS Society Upstate NY Chapter
Ashley Greenman, Ashley.Greenman@nmss.org,
585-271-0808 x70322
Partner with us in the fight against MS! We need volunteers to help
at special events like Bike MS, programs like the Friendly Visitor
program, to serve on task forces, work in our Rochester office, and

Newark-Wayne Community Hospital & DeMay Living Center
Marie Burnham, day phone: 315-332-2273;
marie.burnham@rochestergeneral.org; www.rochestergeneral.org/
Volunteers are currently needed in a wide variety of areas, such as
working in the NWCH Snack Bar, Mulberry Gift Shop or DeMay Gift
Shop; assisting staff in the Media Department; musical accompaniment at DeMay Sunday services; working with our chaplain; escorting participants on outings; and more. Written application and medical clearance are required, and training is
provided. Come be part of something wonderful!!



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