Who Knows?

Who Knows? – December 23, 2012

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Who recorded the Hurricane Sandy Concert on the AMC channel on December 12th?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a Canon color printer?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
Who could donate retail furniture for a women’s and children’s retail shop – such as mannequins, clothing racks & displays, jewelry displays, shoe displays, etc.?
Who could donate any home furnishing – such as furniture,
lamps, end tables, couches, coat racks, dressers etc.?
Who could donate curtain rods and curtains?

ANSWERS

Free Donations Available to Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a large quantity of various sizes of clay pots for planters: Call 343-5808.
Who could use piano sheet music (about 50) from the 1930’s and 1940’s: Call 343-5808.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
About fleece and yarn to make mittens & hats for the homeless and needy: Call 421-9403, 229-2291.
About donating picture frames: Call 582-2598, 519-7284, 343-6831, 738-9277, 545-4341.
About a computer desk and chair: Call 813-8050.
About donating items for soldiers serving in Afghanistan: Call 395-0336.

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Who Can Volunteer…

Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County
585-396-3600
Volunteer drivers needed at our ReStore Truck for pick ups, part time help during the week, and also need someone for approximately 5 hours on Saturdays. No special license needed, but clean driver’s record required. If you are interested in volunteering for an organization that truly makes the world a better place, give us a call! Contact Dale Reed, ReStore Manager, at 585-396-3600.
Volunteer help needed at our ReStore, located at 3040 County Road 10 in Canandaigua. We need friendly, helpful people who like to work in a retail environment, who can help with stocking, accepting donations, ringing the register, and helping out in a very busy store doing a wide variety of tasks. We are open four days a week, Wednesday – Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day. Whatever hours you’re available, we can find you a place! You can apply online at www.hfhoc.org – click on the Help Out tab and fill out a volunteer form telling us what you would like to help out with. Someone will contact you and let you know when to show up to lend a hand. No matter what your talents or interests, your ideas can make a difference in someone’s life. Join one of our committees! You can fill out a Volunteer form online at www.hfhoc.org, or give us a call at 585-396-3600.

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-communityhospital/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-onwheels, 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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