Who Knows?

Who Knows? – August 26, 2012

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Who knows where to find an old-fashioned newspaper log roller?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use plants – Aloe, Mosses, and Bulrushes?
Who could use 31 VCR tapes – classic movies?
Who could use a large wall unit shelving – dark wood – can also hold a TV?
Who could use set of VHS Shirley Temple movies (most unopened)?
Who could use 2 digital TV tuner converter boxes (new, never been used)?
Who could use darkroom equipment, including an enlarger, timer, tanks, paper, manuals and more?
Who could use several sweatshirts, sweaters, sweat pants, and a few pair of slacks for a small man, about 5’ tall, with the right leg shorter than the left?
Who could use a two drawer metal desk (has to be moved out of the basement)?
Who could use a Wurlitzer spinet piano once used at a historic Adirondack hotel?
Who could use a semi-electric hospital bed, head and foot goes up; whole bed rises with a crank at the end of the bed (excellent condition)?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
Who could donate a used golf cart in good condition?
Who could donate pint jars for canning?
Who could donate lightly used horse equipment, saddles, bridles, racks, brush boxes, etc.?
Who could donate dog collars, leashes, harnesses, dog clothes, blankets, sheets, towels, dog beds, hair clippers, dog food (canned or dry), dog treats etc.?

ANSWERS

Free Donations Available to Nonprofit Organizations Only
About a children’s organization that could use old baseball cards: Call 261-0230.
About a Proform Treadmill: Call 394-1241.

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Who Can Volunteer…

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.

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.

Ontario ARC
Allison Cassara, 585-394-7500 x123.
Looking for volunteers to assist w/recreation events: basketball, softball, Bingo, bowling.

Phelps Community Center
Janie Burgess, 315-548-8484.
Looking for Volunteers for the Community Center.

Pines of Peace Comfort Care Home
Sherry Verstraete, 585-244-8400, mbgueldner@lifespan-roch.org.
Looking for volunteer caregivers and companions.

Rainbow Ridge Therapeutic, Inc.
585-245-8125; 4217 Lima Rd.
Looking for volunteer leaders & side walkers (must be 16 or older) to assist horseback riders w/special needs.

Retired Teachers (and any other Teachers) Needed
Linda, 585-317-7269 or 315-462-9072.
Retired teachers needed to tutor children with cancer or other chronic diseases 1 or 2 hours per week.

RSVP at Lifespan
MaryBeth Gueldner, 585-244-8400.
Volunteers needed to be trained as coaches, to provide transportation, to act as friendly, tutors and/or mentors.

United Memorial Medical Center
Karen, Volunteer Coordinator, 585-344-7465.
Adult volunteers needed for several areas in the Hospital. The Obstetrics Department, the Surgical Waiting Room, in the Gift Shop, and as Patient Menu Aides in the Dietary Department. Days and times vary.

 

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• Must be a non-profit organization & provide non-profit number.
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