Who Knows?

Who Knows? – January 20, 2013

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Where to find a blade for an old General Electric Food Processor?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
Who could donate folding chairs and tables?
Who could donate unused greeting cards to be used in a card ministry, ex. Birthday, anniversary, get well cards?
Who could donate gently used or new items such as: houseware items, furniture in good, clean repair, antiques, knickknacks, jewelry, art, store displays and fixtures, building materials and cabinetry?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who can use grocery coupons?
Who could use a Lowrey Genie 98 organ?
Who could use a 38” CRT style TV made by Insignia with remote (functions excellent, not flat screen)?
Who could use a working Stairmaster 4000PT exercise machine?
Who could use a 1993 Sony Trinitron TV with remote?
Who could use an HP Computer, keyboard, speakers, and tower (cleaned up in November 2012)?
Who could use a 32” Sony HD TV flat screen (not flat panel)?
Who could use a color 32” TV with remote (not flat screen)?
Who could use cancelled stamps to raise money?
Who could use used greeting cards?
Who could use 10-15 years of National Geographic Travel Magazines?
Who could use seven dog sweaters/jackets, sizes xs-m?

ANSWERS

About needle threader for a Kenmore sewing machine: Call 533-1824.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
About pre-enjoyed jewelry: Call 224-5221.
About a couch, end tables and lamps: Call 657-4871.
About dressers: Call 224-5221.
About retail furniture for a women’s and children’s retail shop: Call 224-5221.

Free Donations Available to Nonprofit Organizations Only
About a Bassett crib with mattress; needs to be assembled: Call 384-5142, 607-776-8004.
About a white tailed deer hide: Call 507-3010.

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Who Can Volunteer…

RSVP of Monroe County at Lifespan
Joanne Powers, 585-244-8400 Ext. 177.
Volunteers needed to provide transportation to older & handicapped neighbors for necessary appointments, act as friendly tutors and/or mentors to young people, provide financial literacy training or tax preparation assistance, to provide home delivery of meals, and for clerical support/data entry.

RSVP of Livingston County at Lifespan
585-369-4294
Volunteers needed to provide transportation to older & handicapped neighbors for necessary appointments, be friendly visitors to older adults & friends to developmentally disabled adults, tutor in Adult Literacy, tutor and/or mentor young people, deliver meals, provide respite for caregivers, and to recruit volunteers.

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.

Wayne ARC
Jeanna Rouland, HR Volunteer Coordinator, (315) 331-7741,
ext. 267, jeanna.rouland@waynearc.org
Opportunities for volunteering include participating in reading, crafts, and music activities in our Day Habilitation Program; lunch monitors; one-on-one experiences such as reading, photography, gardening in a group home setting and/or assistance with recreational outings and weekend respite services. We are also looking for volunteers to assist in our preschool program – Roosevelt Children’s Center – in a classroom setting. We also have special events during the year like our Agency Golf Tournament, United Way Walk, fundraisers and more! A special request is for pet therapy in our Clinic – Occupationalּ Therapy Department andּ also in our Residential Program.

 

 

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