Volunteer opportunities for you in the area

Jun. 29, 2013 @ 10:39 AM

“This country will not be a good place for any of us to live in unless we make it a good place for all of us to live in.”

-- Theodore Roosevelt 

Help make our community a wonderful place to live for everyone. Check out these opportunities on www.handsontriangle.org or contact Lynn Odom at 919-613-5105.

-- Celebrate July 4th on the 2nd with some of our newest neighbors! Bring food, games or help transport our refugees from other apartment complexes.

-- Pitch in and help with the July 4th Children’s Parade at Durham’s Central Park! Volunteers are needed from 9 a.m. - noon.

-- Math tutors are needed at the Durham Rescue Mission. Times available are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 2-5 p.m. and Friday  4-7 p,m. Help someone pass the GED.

-- Would you like to volunteer as a couple? Friendly Visitors are needed for a disabled couple.

-- Do you have medical expertise? Grace Lutheran Church needs people to take blood pressures, heart rates, etc. at a health screening in October.

-- Help implement a donation program for Independent Animal Rescue placing barrels at grocery stores, vet offices, and pet stores. Then pick up and take to the storage unit.

-- Can you provide a welcoming and helpful atmosphere? Come be a First Response Volunteer at the Compass Center.