Who Knows?

Who Knows? – January 6, 2013



Where to find a needle threader for a 1962 Kenmore Sewing Machine (Model 1120a)?
Who knows of a way to get cat hair out of blankets?
Where to find Kim who used to work at Bandit’s Bathhouse in East Rochester?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a 28-30” color TV with remote & DVD player and TV stand?


Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
About any home furnishing – such as furniture, lamps, end tables, couches, coat racks, dressers, etc.: Call 223-2205, 293-2966.
About donating picture frames: Call 582-1397.

Free Donations Available to Nonprofit Organizations Only
About piano sheet music (about 50) from the 1930’s and 1940’s: Call 343-1611.

Who Knows is for uncommon items or services.

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Who Can Volunteer…

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;
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-on-wheels, 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.

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
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.


Who Can Volunteer Column Guidelines
• Must be a non-profit organization & provide non-profit number.
• Submissions entered as space allows.
• We reserve the right to decline/omit/edit information.
• Go to www.gvpennysaver.com and click on Who Knows? under the “Features” menu.

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