Opportunities to volunteer your time and talents
“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 firstname.lastname@example.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.