Who Knows – August 22, 2014

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Who knows where to find any information on the Diet WorkShop popular in the 1970’s?
Who knows who could reseal an octagon fish tank?

Donation Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
Who could donate a large number of letter or legal size envelopes that can be sealed?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a vintage Thomas organ, “Lawrence Welk” model? Double keyboard and large matching wooden bench. You must move.
Who could use a small piano, blonde in color? You move.
Who could use a Low Vision Reader?
Who could use a Kimball Voyager 2 electronic organ? Excellent working condition. You pick up.
Who could use an 85 gallon stainless steel whirlpool tank with working motor and accompanying chair (suitable for use in a professional office)?
Who could use assorted Beanie Babies with tags, dated 1993-2002?␣
Who could use a 6 ft. artificial Christmas tree, green in color?
Who could use 124 VHS movie tapes?

 

ANSWERS

About an organization that may help with a prosthetic limb: Visit the website www.enablingthefuture.org.

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About a bag of assorted yarn (no wool): Call 334-2628, 330-2057, 356-2338, 425-7528.
About 30 years of collected crochet, knit, plastic canvas, cross stitch patterns: Call 335-7034.
About preschool and elementary Sunday school curriculum: Call 993-7502.
About elementary teacher resource books for math, reading and writing: Call 738-9036 or 388-0253, 309-8130.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

American Red Cross – Batavia
nancy.boyan@redcross.org
The American Red Cross is in need of volunteers in Genesee County to staff our office in Batavia. We also have many opportunities to serve the community as part of the Disaster Action Team – helping the community after fire, flood or natural disaster. For more information, please contact: nancy.boyan@redcross.org.

American Red Cross – Dansville Chapter
Sandy Shaw, Sandra.Shaw@redcross.org, (585) 335-3500;
57 Elizabeth St., Dansville, NY 14437
Office Volunteer needed: be the face of the Red Cross! Greet
visitors and course participants, answer phones, make copies,
answer general questions. Great for recently retired people or for
resume-building! Some experience preferred using a computer,
copier and phone system. Available weekdays between 9 and 4 with
afternoon positions needed one to five days a week.

Aurora House of Western Monroe County, Inc.
Karen Kuebler, 585-617-4863; 2495 Union St., Spencerport
Volunteers needed for hands on care of our terminally ill residents.

Begin Again Horse Rescue
585-322-2427; 3341 Plank Road (15A), Lima
Looking for volunteers to around the farm, cleaning stalls and
paddocks, help with advertising and coordinating other volunteers.

Wayne ARC
Jeanna Rouland, HR Volunteer Coordinator, (315) 331-7741,
ext. 267, jeanna.rouland@waynearc.org
Opportunities for volunteering include participating in reading,
crafts, and music activities in our Day Habilitation Program; lunch
monitors; one-on-one experiences such as reading, photography,
gardening in a group home setting and/or assistance with
recreational outings and weekend respite services. We are also
looking for volunteers to assist in our preschool program –
Roosevelt Children’s Center – in a classroom setting. We also have
special events during the year like our Agency Golf Tournament,
United Way Walk, fundraisers and more! A special request is for pet
therapy in our Clinic – Occupational Therapy Department and also in our Residential Program.

Zion House
226-3722; Avon, NY
Volunteers are needed to drive the female Veterans to and from appointments.

 

 

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