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Who Knows – October 11, 2013

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QUESTIONS?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use shower doors (30×55)?
Who could use an orthopedic boot?
Who could use a wheelchair?
Who could use nutrition textbooks?
Who could use a Lexmark X5470 All-In-One Ink Jet Printer?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
Who could donate a hay wagon?
Who could donate digital cameras?
Who could donate paper towels and paper products?
Who could donate 6 large corkboards?
Who could donate office supplies (pens, post-it-notes, etc.)?
Who can donate a privacy fence?
Who could donate a small SUV or a Sedan?

 

ANSWERS

About making turbans for cancer patients: Call 747-5415.
About repairing a vintage travel trailer door: Call 352-8334.
About getting rid of moles and voles: Get rid of the grubs and you get rid of the moles and voles.

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
About model cars: Call 398-0220, 313-8118, 419-5440, 344-4286.
About an assortment of colored skeins of yarn: Call 398-0220, 352-1145, 385-2809, 768-4559, 321-9359, 419-5440, 671-2100 (MaryAnn 9-4pm), 698-3312, 356-2338, 344-4286.
About white pedestal stand (25-1/2 tall) and sink (16×19): Call 398-0220.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization
About shrubs or perennials: Call 438-3085, 872-3638, 733-5041, 967-2532, 269-1925.
About taxidermy animals: Call 381-5740.

 

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Who Can Volunteer…

Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County
585-396-3600; http://hfhoc.org; 3040 County Road 10, Canandaigua, NY 14424
Volunteers needed in our ReStore. We need folks to work the register, price donations we receive daily, stock shelves and all sorts of other tasks. The store is open Wed.-Sat. 9am-5pm. Our normal shifts are 9am-1pm and 1pm-5pm. You can work one day or as many as you can – any time you can give is appreciated. Put your talents and ideas to work and help make a difference in a families’ life helping Habitat for Humanity build homes for those in need. We also need drivers for our ReStore truck to pick-up donated items. No special license needed but you do need a clean driver’s license. Volunteers also needed for our new build in Geneva beginning this summer. We need all kinds of help from masonry, carpentry, landscaping, drywall, painting, electrical….you name it we need it. You know what it takes to build a house – all levels of experience welcome. We also need organizations to provide lunch to the volunteers during Blitz Week Aug. 24th-31st. Our program, A Brush With Kindness, helps homeowners in need with exterior repairs from painting, landscaping/yard clean up, steps, railings, etc. These projects will be scheduled throughout the summer and fall. Projects focus on the exterior of the home. If you are interested in volunteering for an organization that makes the world a better place contact 585-396-3600 or go online http://hfhoc.org/ click on our Volunteer Up button on the
top right of the page and sign-up today. You may also reach us at Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County, 3040 County Road 10, Canandaigua, NY 14424 or email volunteers@hfhoc.org.

HomeCare and Hospice of Genesee and Wyoming Counties
Patricia Meek, Volunteer Coordinator, 585-786-7879 (T, W, F), pmeek@HomeCare-Hospice.org;
450 N. Main Street, Warsaw, NY 14569

Seeking volunteers in 3 categories: Patient Volunteers to visit terminally ill patients and their families in homes and/or care facilities in two hour per week increments; Office Volunteers to assist in the Batavia or Warsaw Office; Event Volunteers to participate in various aspects of fundraising. I am available to come to any organization to share information about hospice volunteering.

 

 

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