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Who Knows – May 23, 2014

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
Who could donate lightly used household goods?
Who could donate sports equipment?
Who could donate tools?
Who could donate tack pet items?
Who could donate riding or driving apparel to a horse rescue?
Who could donate used or new Legos to a summer recreation program?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a large bag of fabric scraps for quilts?
Who could use about 15 audio books on cassette tapes?

 

ANSWERS

About a record player that plays LP’s and 45’s: Call 343-9409.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
About winter coats: Call 424-3519.

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About two large sized square dog beds: Call 208-4700.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

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.

Meals On Wheels/Visiting Nurse Service
Julie Malley, jmalley@vnsnet.com, (585) 787-8326;
2180 Empire Blvd., Webster, NY 14580; www.vnsnet.com
Hot meals, warm smiles, independence, and peace of mind.
Volunteers are urgently needed to deliver meals in Brighton,
Pittsford, Greece, Irondequoit and the City of Rochester. You can
volunteer weekly, monthly, or seasonally! Information on how you
can get started volunteering can be found on our website at
www.vnsnet.com under the Meals on Wheels tab or by calling the
Volunteer Services office at 787-8326.

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 more.

Newark-Wayne Community Hospital & DeMay Living Center
Marie Burnham, day phone: 315-332-2273;
marie.burnham@rochestergeneral.org; www.rochestergeneral.org/
about-us/newark-wayne-community-hospital/volunteering/
Looking for friendly, dedicated volunteers in a wide variety of areas,
such as working in the Mulberry and DeMay Gift Shops, assisting
staff in the Emergency Department, transporting specimens from
the blood draw station to the lab in a tote-on-wheels, working with
our chaplain tending to the spiritual needs of patients and
residents, escorting participants on outings, and working in the
Snack Bar. Written application and medical clearance are required
and training is provided.

 

 

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