Opportunities to volunteer your time and talents

Nov. 09, 2013 @ 12:14 PM

“Service to a just cause rewards the worker with more real happiness and satisfaction than any other venture of life.”

-- Carrie Catt.

Volunteer! Check out www.handsontriangle.org or contact Dalia Place at (9 19) 613-4515 or at dalia@thevolunteercenter.org.

-- Do you like to visit shut-ins? The Friendly Visitor program needs a male and a couple to visit disabled seniors in the Durham area. Call Meredith Yuckman at (919-681-1835)

-- Help deliver cooked and uncooked Thanksgiving meals to the needy on Nov. 23, 25 and 26 for the Volunteer Center.

-- Join in the Geek-a-Thon at Kramden Institute Nov. 16. No experience necessary. Morning and afternoon shifts.

-- Help Cornucopia Cancer Support Center with its “A Chocolate Affaire” event. Planning begins now for the event which is scheduled for February 2014.

-- Help the Center for Child and Family Health with admin support.

-- Morehead Planetarium is looking for after-school tutors for elementary students in science. Topics covered will be simple genetics and chemistry.

-- Girls on the Run needs coaches who lead curriculum activities. Volunteers do not need to be runners or into running.

-- Do you know how to lead yoga, aerobics, Zumba, or pilates? Come share your expertise with those at the Durham Center for Senior Life.