Volunteer opportunities in the area

May. 11, 2013 @ 10:11 AM

“A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.”

-- Joseph Joubert  

Be kind this week. Volunteer! Check out www.handsontriangle.org or contact Lynn Odom at 919-613-5105 or at lynn@thevolunteercenter.org.

-- Deadline to be a Ronald McDonald House Junior Volunteer is May 10. Spend three days a week for seven weeks this summer helping out in this special house!

-- Help find a cure for diabetes! They still need volunteers for the Tour de Cure May 18-19.

-- Do you know a youth 12-18 years of age? The Mayor’s Award is designed to encourage them to volunteer this summer. Opportunities are available just for them.

-- Summer camps need your help. Choose from a variety of themes, like art, nature, theater, etc.

-- Help refuges learn to speak English by providing childcare so they can attend ESL classes. Times are available during the day and in the evenings.

-- Consider being a Friendly Visitor! Call and visit with a disabled senior on a regular basis.

-- Race to the Finish and help UNC-TV raise the funds to operate. The phones need volunteers June 1-9.