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Who Knows – November 1, 2013

FIND IT… DONATE IT…

QUESTIONS?

Where to find an 8mm sound movie projector?
Who knows of an inspector for an antique propane/wood cook stove regarding safety (on-site inspection)?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use an upright Rudolph Wurlitzer piano (great cond., 20 yrs. old)?
Who could use a single/twin bed with wooden headboard, footboard and metal frame (mattress not included)?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
Who could donate back hoe time to move boulders?
Who could donate a space to house garage sale items throughout the year?
Who could donate a potential garage sale location?
Who could donate canning jars?

 

ANSWERS

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About craft material: Call 654-4727, 343-5808.
About Christmas decorations: Call 344-2611 x204.
About craft magazines: Call 654-4727.
About bubble wrap: Call 654-4727.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
About donating knitted or crocheted lap blankets: Call 226-2325.
About donating a digital camera: Call 343-9122.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

American Red Cross – Dansville Chapter
Sandy Shaw, Sandra.Shaw@redcross.org, (585) 335-3500; 57 Elizabeth St., Dansville, NY 14437
Office Volunteer needed: be the face of the Red Cross! Greet visitors and course participants, answer phones, make copies, answer general questions. Great for recently retired people or for resume-building! Some experience preferred using a computer, copier & phone system. Available weekdays between 9 & 4 with afternoon positions needed one to five days a week.

The Vincent House
Mary Jo Jacobs, volunteer@thevincenthouse.org; (585) 728-2427; www.thevincenthouse.org/Volunteers.html;
310 Second Avenue, Wayland, NY 14572
Looking for volunteer caregivers, house and grounds routine maintenance volunteers and fundraising volunteers.

Visiting Nurse Service/Meals On Wheels
Julie Malley, jmalley@vnsnet.com, (585) 787-8326; 2180 Empire Blvd., Webster, NY 14580; www.vnsnet.com
Meals On Wheels Needs Volunteers! Hot meals, warm smiles, independence, and peace of mind. Meals On Wheels delivers this and more to the homebound, elderly, or ill through a dedicated volunteer force. Since 1958, this Visiting Nurse Service program has nourished the health and spirit of thousands in need. Delivering a route takes just about an hour and we have routes all throughout Monroe County and in the City of Rochester. You can volunteer weekly, monthly or seasonally! Information on how you can get started volunteering can be found on our website at www.vnsnet.com under the Meals on Wheels tab or by calling the Volunteer Services office at (585) 787-8326.

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 – Occupational Therapy Department and also in our Residential Program.

 

 

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