Who Knows?

Who Knows – March 21, 2014

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Who can sew a new canopy for a swing?
Who knows where to obtain a pattern for a Navy-style peacoat, size 10/12?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a large quantity of children’s toothbrushes?
Who could use a blood glucose monitor?
Who could use material to make clothespin dolls?
Who could use a copier/printer in good working order? (Needs cartridge)
Who could use hanging file folders?
Who could use about 20 gently used 3-ring binders?
Who could use a collection of craft magazines?
Who could use a collection of gardening magazines?
Who knows of a nonprofit organization only that could use two timeshares located in Florida, Orlando, close to Disney World? (Maintenance fees have been paid for this year.)

 

ANSWERS

About the phone number of the “DO NOT CALL REGISTRY”: Call 1-888-382-1222 or 1-866-622-5569 (you must place the call from the landline or cellular phone which you are registering), https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/ articles/0108-national-do-not-call-registry
About ‘minute hands’ for an old cuckoo clock: Call 1-800-556-2548 (www.klockit.com), 385-2809.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
About a small dorm refrigerator: Call 694-7303, 872-0039.
About a treadmill: Call 425-1978 (must pick up), 94-1449.

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About a bag full of unused greeting cards: Call 768-9246, 396-1406.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County
585-396-3600; http://hfhoc.org; 3040 County Road 10,
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Hey you, yes YOU…. we would LOVE to meet you!! We welcome all talents & interests!! In addition to Construction and The ReStore: Some other Volunteer opportunities include: Family Selection Committee, Family Support Committee, A Brush with Kindness “ABWK” Committee (New), HFHOC Auxiliary (New), Resource
Development, Fundraising & Sponsorships Committee, Faith
Relations Committee, Volunteer Recruitment, Retention & Support
Committee (New), and Site Selection. See more details about these
opportunites at our website http://hfhoc.org.
Project Specific Opportunities:
Family Education & Support Curriculum: Develop a Homeowners
Handbook/Workbook. Part 1 to take the family from agreement to
closing. Part 2 outlining the responsibilities of homeownership. To
commence ASAP and complete within 6 months.
Kindness Crew,” A Brush with Kindness (ABWK): 1-2 day, smaller
scale, essential repair projects. They will be scheduled to
accommodate the volunteers who can complete the tasks. Worker
bees and crew leaders needed.

HomeCare and Hospice of Genesee and Wyoming Counties
Patricia Meek, Volunteer Coordinator, 585-786-7879 (T, W, F),
pmeek@HomeCare-Hospice.org; 450 N. Main Street, Warsaw, NY 14569
Seeking volunteers in 3 categories: Patient Volunteers to visit
terminally ill patients and their families in homes and/or care
facilities in two hour per week increments; Office Volunteers to
assist in the Batavia or Warsaw Office; Event Volunteers to
participate in various aspects of fundraising. I am available to
come to any organization to share information about hospice
volunteering.

Hometown Thrift Store
Nathan Welton, 585-335-3203, nathanwelton@hotmail.com
Volunteers needed for non-profit thrift store that benefits summer
camp.

H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc.
Chris or Mike Dodge, 585-584-8210; 7906 Dow Rd., Pavilion
Looking for a volunteer once or twice a week to help with daily
chores and caring for rescued horses.

 

 

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