Opportunities abound for eager volunteers

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Jun 9, 2014
•Get out and enjoy the view of the city parks downtown. Volunteer to run the historical popcorn wagon 11 a.m.-2 p.m. or 5-8 p.m.

•Would you like to earn a donation to your favorite charity? Volunteers are needed to work during the last week end of June at the Rev3 half marathon. You could help with registration, handing out drinks, or helping at the finish line. Choose from several short shifts.

•Fun loving individuals are needed to help residents play Bingo at area nursing homes.

•Summer children’s programs need volunteers to help with activities and serve lunches. Days and hours are flexible.

•Volunteers are needed June 21, to help put a metal roof on a house of someone in need. Coffee, donuts, lunch and all tools will be provided.

•If you are into marketing and advertising, an agency that works to promote the city could use your help as a board member or with providing new ideas.

•A local nonprofit agency is looking for a volunteer to act as treasurer. Knowledge of bookkeeping is necessary.

•If you are cleaning out closets, an agency is looking for new or very gently used purses for a fundraising event.

•Toiletries like tooth brushes, toilet paper, toothpaste, deodorant, paper towels, etc. are needed by a facility that serves senior citizens.