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Who Knows – August 16, 2013

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QUESTIONS?

Who knows where to find someone locally who makes human hair wigs for breast cancer patients using some of their own hair?
Who knows how to tie fishing knots (lots of them)?
Who can make one king size bedspread out of two identical queen size bedspreads?
Who knows where to find a copy of an out of print book ”The Linden Murders,” by Bill Brown?
Who has experience with grommet top drapes?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use some clean, gently used, fuzzy stuffed toy animals?
Who could use a Hammond Organ, Rhythm II, with bench and music (must pick up)?
Who could use 40 Kodak carousel slide trays?
Who could use a light wood color L-shaped office desk with hutch?
Who could use various sports trophies/medals?
Who could use a 51” Sony Wide Screen Projection TV, works perfectly (you pick up; it takes at least 2 people to carry it)?
Who could use large bags of shredded paper?
Who could use two grocery bags of plastic tops for repurposing?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
Who could donate some digital cameras?

 

ANSWERS

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About yarn: Call 313-2820.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
About a push lawn mower: 703-4676.
About a dry erase board: Call 229-5979.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

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.

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 pbeemer0625@gmail.com.

Lifespan, Inc.
585-287-6378, email dfrink@lifespan-roch.org
New York State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program at Lifespan is in need of volunteers to join a team of advocates for residents residing in nursing homes and adult care facilities in the Greater Rochester Region. We are accepting applications for our FALL 2013 (October 17, 18, 19 and 22, 23) state mandated Certificate Training. For more information about the application process, times and location of training – please contact the Ombudsman Program at 585-287-6378 or email dfrink@lifespan-roch.org.

 

 

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