Opportunities to volunteer your time and skills

Mar. 09, 2013 @ 10:58 AM

“I always wondered why somebody didn't do something about that. Then I realized I was somebody.”

--Lily Tomlin


Check out ways to volunteer on www.handsontriangle.org or contact Lynn Odom at 919-613-5105.

-- The next General Volunteer Orientation is Tuesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Representatives from Crayon2Calculators and the John Avery Boys & Girls Clubs will be on hand. Contact Lynn at (919) 613-5105 (700 W. Main Str, Durham)

-- We’re gearing up for the Great Human Race scheduled for April 6. If you would like to benefit almost 100 non-profits at one time, help the Volunteer Center for a few hours that Saturday morning.

-- Help those who are experiencing life with cancer by becoming a volunteer with the Duke Cancer Patient Support Program.

-- Help a teen mother by driving her to DSS for an important training event on March 19. Drivers are needed at 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to pick up or take home.

-- Do you know something about computers? Help out by checking out computers donated to the Computers for Kids Program.

-- Do you have a heart for adults with developmental disabilities? Become a Community Connection! Arc of Orange County needs volunteers to partner with their clients for social interaction and friendship.

-- Do you like to bake? Commit to baking desserts for Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels once a month.

-- Do you like hanging out with cats? Give cats waiting for forever homes some loving care at Paws4Ever.