Who Knows? – June 9, 2013

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Where to find a glass bottle that fits a sprinkler to be used for sprinkling laundry?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use Hawaiian luau party decorations?
Who could use metal desks and chairs?
Who could use shelves?
Who could use a wooden ramp approx. 23 ft. long, you remove (Farmington) and transport?
Who could use a vertical window blind 78” x 84”?

ANSWERS

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About Aloe plants or African Violets: Call 398-0220
About a trundle bed with twin mattress: Call 335-4779.
About floor lamps: Call 335-4779.
About futon mattress: Call 335-4779.
About a 20” analog CRT TV with digital converter: Call 335-4779.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
About donating housewares items: Call 334-2628.
About donating furniture: Call 757-376-0707, 599-3703.
About donating art: Call 381-6791.
About donating store displays and fixtures: Call 385-1548.
About donating building materials and cabinetry: Call 385-1548.
About donating 2×4’s, plywood and/or shelving for a clothing ministry: Call 385-1548.
About donating gently used clothes & household items for a clothing & household ministry: Call 334-2628.
About donating a file cabinet: Call 377-3832, 615-6084.
About donating calculators: Call 739-2371 or 343-5196.
About donating colored paper, string tags, price stickers, 3×5 cards, pens, markers, spiral notebooks, 3-ring binders, page protectors, stapler & staples, paper clips and name tags: Call 739-2371 or 343-5196, 594-0671.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

Flower City Habitat for Humanity
Teresa Bianchi,␣tbianchi@rochesterhabitat.org,
(585) 546-1470; 755 Culver Road, Rochester, NY 14609
Flower City Habitat for Humanity WOMEN BUILD Project is seeking volunteers to raise funds and build a Habitat house for a single mother and her family. Help us break the cycle of poverty one family, one house, one neighborhood at a time. Join us in providing a hand up, not a hand out.

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. This␣individual␣would be willing to commit to at least one or two days a month. If you are interested please give us a call today!

Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County
585-396-3600
Volunteers needed to drive our ReStore Truck for pick-ups of donated items. We are looking for part-time help during the week and on Saturday. 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, contact Dale Reed, ReStore Manager at 585-396-3600. Volunteers also needed to help us price the donations that we receive every week at the ReStore located at 3040 County Road 10 in Canandaigua. We always need friendly, helpful people to work in our retail store who can help stock shelves, work the register and help out with a variety of tasks throughout the store. We are open four days a week, Wed.-Sat. from 9 am-5 pm. Give us a call at 585-396-3600 or go online at www.hfhoc.org and click on the Volunteer Up button. Put your talents and ideas to work and make a difference in a families’ life.

 

 

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