Who Knows?

Who Knows? – October 14, 2012



Who knows how to get a letter to a GI serving overseas in the War (just wanting to send a letter of encouragement and hello and that they are not forgotten)?
Who knows someone who would co-sign as a cat-sitter, in case someone goes in the hospital, in the Canandaigua, NY area?
Who knows where to find a 50 year old children’s book called Polka Dot Dottie?
Who knows where to recycle fabrics and other used items that are no longer useable/acceptable to donate?

Free Donations Available To Nonprofit Organizations Only
Who could use a 17ft Lugar sail boat (fair condition)?
Who could use old slide boxes or carousels?
Who could use an electric wheelchair (must pick up)?
Who could use fronts of assorted greeting cards (Christmas, etc.)?

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
Who could donate conference tables or cafeteria style fold up tables and/or chairs to a local Boy Scout Troop?


Free Donations Available to Nonprofit Organizations Only
About craft supplies, yarn, patterns and books: Call 425-7528 or 586-2876.
About a spinet piano: Call 343-8349.

Donations Needed for a Nonprofit Organization Only
About a wheel chair in good condition to a local church:Call 223-3839.

Who Knows is for uncommon items or services.

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    Who Knows?, GVPS, PO Box 340, Avon, NY 14414


Who Can Volunteer…

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. Thisּ individualּ 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
Looking for friendly, helpful people to help stock, accept donations, ring the register and other retail related tasks at our ReStore in Canandaigua. We are also looking for enthusiastic people who really want to make a difference in this world to help out on one of our committees. Stop by the Habitat Offices on Saturdays from 1:00 p.m. Р3:00 p.m., call us or fill out a volunteer form online at www.hfhoc.org. Looking for Volunteers to drive our ReStore Truck on Saturdays, approximately 5 hours a week. No special license needed, but clean drivers license required. If you are interested in volunteering for an organization that truly makes theּ world a better place, give us a call! Contact Dale Reed, ReStore Manager, at 585-396-3600.

Hometown Thrift Store
Nathan Welton, 585-335-3203, nathanwelton@hotmail.com.
Volunteers needed for non-profit thrift store that benefits summer camp.

H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc.
Chris or Mike Dodge, 585-584-8210; 7906 Dow Rd, Pavilion.
Looking for a volunteer once or twice a week to help with daily chores and caring for rescued horses.

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.


Who Can Volunteer Column Guidelines
• Must be a non-profit organization & provide non-profit number.
• Submissions entered as space allows.
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