Who Knows?

Who Knows – August 15, 2014

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a bag of assorted yarn (no wool)?
Who could use a 26” older style Mitsubishi console TV?
Who could use 70 received greeting cards?
Who could use printer cartridges for Hewlett Packard model 02?

ANSWERS

About an organization that may help with a prosthetic limb: Visit the website www.enablingthefuture.org.
About Hummel figurines repaired/restored: Call 226-3260.

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About 30 years of collected crochet, knit plastic canvas, cross stitch patterns: Call 654-4727.
About a large supply of sewing accessories and materials: Call 654-4727, 657-6074, 243-4619, 991-8423.
About a large amount of pattern books, Needlecraft, Work Basket: Call 654-4727, 315-778-5138, 991-8423.
About two electric chairlifts: Call 443-0035.
About a doll house and assorted furniture: Call 586-6191.
About a sewing machine and sewing notions: Call 586-6191.
About assorted garden tools: Call 586-6191.
About romance novels: Call 586-6191.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

RSVP of Livingston County at Lifespan
Kathy Wood, 585-369-4294
Volunteers needed to provide transportation to older & handicapped neighbors for necessary appointments, be friendly visitors to older adults & friends to developmentally disabled adults, tutor in Adult Literacy, tutor and/or mentor young people, deliver meals, provide respite for caregivers, and to recruit volunteers.

Salvation Army
Millie, 585-334-2628
Salvation Army needs knitters for Christmas. We need hats,
scarves, mittens and blankets. We will supply the yarn.

United Memorial Medical Center
Karen, Volunteer Coordinator, 585-344-7465
Adult volunteers needed for several areas in the Hospital. The Obstetrics Department, the Surgical Waiting Room, in the Gift Shop, and as Patient Menu Aides in the Dietary Department. Days and times vary.

The Vincent House
Mary Jo Jacobs, volunteer@thevincenthouse.org; (585) 728-2427;
www.thevincenthouse.org/Volunteers.html; 310 Second Avenue,
Wayland, NY 14572
Looking for volunteer caregivers, house and grounds routine maintenance volunteers and fundraising volunteers.

Visiting Nurse Service/Meals On Wheels
Julie Malley, jmalley@vnsnet.com, (585) 787-8326;
2180 Empire Blvd., Webster, NY 14580; www.vnsnet.com
Join the Fun this Summer!
Meals On Wheels needs your help delivering meals to homebound
residents in YOUR community. Routes go out mid-day. Delivery
takes about an hour. Easy to follow route directions. Sign up with a
friend, spouse, or family member or we can put you on a route with
another volunteer.

YWCA of Genesee County, Inc.
Jennifer Woeller; (585) 343-5808;
courthouse@ywcagenesee.org; 301 North Street,
Batavia, NY 14020
Looking for volunteers to rock babies, read books & play games.
Please contact us at YWCA of Genesee County, Inc. Children’s
Center in the Genesee County Courthouse. Volunteers subject to
background check, fingerprinting and TB test. Join us today!
Phone (585) 343-5808.

 

 

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