Give your time to help others and you will benefit as well

Volunteer opportunities in the Sandusky area
Sandusky Register Staff
Sep 9, 2013

 

“The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the agony of the headlines.” Charles Kuralt

• A local food and clothing bank would like help with writing thank you notes, answering phones and doing inventory.

• Volunteers are needed for a Bass fishing event sponsored by the city to register participants and weigh in fish on Sept. 12 -13.

• Drivers are needed to deliver food to the homebound and will receive a gas stipend or may drive agency vehicles.

• Gently used children’s paperback books and small toys are needed for an agency that works with children.

• Volunteers are needed to help with a new fun sporting event on Sept. 14. Volunteers will receive t-shirts, admittance to a post party and free Ghostly Manor passes.

• Individuals are needed to help put a new roof on a home for a family in Milan on Sept. 14. Coffee, donuts and lunch will be provided. No experience necessary.

• An Oktoberfest event at a local plant nursery Sept. 27-29 needs volunteers to help with the fun. Big screen football is involved.

• Volunteers are needed to help hand out vegetables at the next Farmers Market on Oct. 3.

• A local agency needs volunteers to help in their second hand shop.

More volunteer opportunities, with specific details, can be found through thevolunteercenter.com, by calling 419-627-0074, or stopping by our office at 300 Central Ave.

Lend-a-Hand is written by the staff of The Volunteer Center, a United Way of Erie County partner agency.