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Who Knows? – December 16, 2012



Who in the Batavia area can program a Bearcat 855 XLT Scanner (80 channel)?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use ten preemie (hand knitted) baby caps?
Who could use a dresser with mirror, matching armoire and a night stand?
Who could use a large quantity (maybe 100) of various sizes of clay pots for planters?
Who could use piano sheet music (about 50) from the 1930’s and 1940’s?
Who could use a quantity of shoe boxes?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
Who could donate white tableclothes for 6-8ft. tables?
Who could donate fleece and yarn to make mittens & hats for the homeless and needy?
Who could donate two vans?
Who could donate carpet?


Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
About picture frames–any size, new or used, with or without glass; matting, new or used, any color or size, and glass/Plexiglas for a project for persons with disabilities: Call 226-2246, 388-9458, 223-6359, 394-8876, 334-9455,
226-9720, 586-9441, 591-1594, 742-1103, 394-4813, 538-6972, 334-5932.
About conference tables or cafeteria-style fold-up tables and/or chairs to a local Boy Scout Troop: Call 425-7537.
About a computer desk and chair: Call 813-8050, 607-522-5886.
About 7 small file boxes: Call 548-5024.
About skis: Call 223-2411.

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Who Can Volunteer…

Empire Statesmen Drum and Bugle Corps
Volunteers needed for the Statesmen Booster Team. Many fun activities available that will help support the drum corrps during this summer’s competition season.
Contact Person: Anne Woodhams Day Phone: 585-742-6372

Equicenter – A Therapeuticּ Equestrian Facility
Debi, 585-624-7777, dhouliares@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 Genesee County
585-345-1656; e-mail: info@geneseehabitat.com
We currently have 2-3 openings for volunteers with experience in residential construction. The individuals must be willing and knowledgeable to help lead a work crew during our build days. We are working on 104 North Street, Batavia. We meet every Wed. & Sat. from 9am-3pm. Thisּ individualּ would be willing to commit to at least one or two days a month. If you are interested please give us a call today!

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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