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Who Knows? – August 19, 2012

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Who knows where to find the game THIMK?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could donate new centerpieces for dining room tables?
Who could donate bulletin board borders?
Who could donate DVDs; classic movies and/or TV shows?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
Who could use a Weider 240 weight bench set (excellent condition)?
Who could use a used swing set (about 15’ long by 6’ tall) with swings, slide, rocker (you remove)?
Who could use a modest amount of crinoline and fabric that was removed during the alteration of an elaborate wedding gown?
Who knows of a children’s organization that could use old baseball cards (about 50 boxes)?
Who could use a Proform Treadmill (must pick up)?

ANSWERS

Free Donations Available to Nonprofit Organizations Only
About men’s clothing in 2/3X sizes and shoes in a size 13: Call 967-2797 or 359-1089, 425-2419 or 330-7628.
About National Geographic magazines: Call 334-1800.
About 100+ VHS tapes of movies – original, not something taped:Call 967-2797 or 359-1089.
About many board/box games – adult / teen players: Call 967-2797 or 359-1089, 334-1800.
About different kinds of yarn and crochet thread: Call 334-1800, 344-2345.
About 4’x8’ and 4’x4’ T-111 siding 3/8” and 5/8”: Call 226-8746 or 507-1893.
About 4’x8’ and 4’x4’, 5/8” and 1/2” plywood: Call 226-8746 or 507-1893.
About 4”x4”s, 10’, 12’ and 14’ lengths, pressure treated: Call 226-8746 or 507-1893.
About 1”x2-1/2” PT lath, 6’, 7’, and 8’ lengths: Call 226-8746 or 507-1893.
About wooden screen doors for animal pens: Call 226-8746 or 507-1893.
About 8’x100’ heavy gauge plastic fencing/netting: Call 226-8746 or 507-1893.
About 4’x100’ chicken wire fencing: Call 264-1160, 226-8746 or 507-1893.
About 3’x8’ sheets of corrugated steel roofing (2,000 sq. ft.): Call 226-8746 or 507-1893.

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Who Can Volunteer…

Equicenter РA Therapeuticּ Equestrian Facility
Debi, 585-624-7777, dhouliares@equicenterny.org, Equicenterny.org
Serving individuals with disabilities, at-risk youth and veterans. Looking for volunteers for therapeutic riding lessons, horsemanship classes, fundraising, facility and grounds support.

The Genesee County Office for the Aging
Jill Yasses, Specialist, Aging Services, 585-343-1611
Volunteer drivers needed to deliver Home Delivered Meals in Batavia. You can volunteer daily or as little as once a month. Each delivery takes approximately 1-1 1 / 2 hours. Easy pick-up accessibility and assistance with loading at the Genesee ARC Community Center, Woodrow Road, Batavia.

Habitat for Cats, Inc.
Laraine VanBlarcom, 585-233-7810; 6 Braben Circle, Mendon.
Volunteers needed to foster cats and kittens.

Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County
Bill VanDusen, 585-425-8960.
Volunteer positions: Affiliate Financial Manager, Accountant, Mason, Retail Sales, Retail Sales Manager.

Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County
Looking for a technical-savvy, community-minded person willing to handle our Social Media connections on a volunteer part-time basis. Job would entail working with us several hours a week to maintain and update our Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Foursquare, and other sites deemed necessary by our board of directors, as well as blogging on our website. Candidate should be familiar with social media sites and their operation, be creative and open to new ideas, and receptive to the Habitat for Humanity mission in order to increase our followers and friends – to provide safe, affordable, decent housing for those in Ontario County who could not otherwise afford it. Our mission is supported 100% by financial donations, donations of material and property, and donations of volunteer time. If you are interested in becoming a member of our team, please email us at lindab@hfhoc.org and include a letter of interest and a short resume with your experience.

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

 

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