Volunteer opportunities in the area
“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”
Check out ways to serve on www.handsontriangle.org or contact Lynn Odom at 919-613-5105.
-- The next General Volunteer Orientation is March 12 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Representatives from Crayon2Calculators and the John Avery Boys & Girls Clubs will be on hand. (700 W. Main St, Durham)
-- Have you ever considered being a Big Brother? Come find out what being a Big is all about. Feb. 27, NCSU basketball game, PNC Arena. Contact Barron Damon at 919-655-6004 or firstname.lastname@example.org
-- Festival 2013 is underway until March 24. Come and answer calls in the studio from contributors who support UNC-TV's programming.
-- Do you have a few hours several days a week? Help out with clerical tasks at the Department of Social Services on Main Street. File, scan and put in ABC order.
-- Compassionate people are needed to help out in the Surgical Waiting Rooms of Duke Hospital.
-- 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.
-- Organize a Wish List Drive in your neighborhood, club or place of worship. The SECU Family House serves families who are here for medical treatment.
-- Are you an animal lover? Help out at the Paws4Ever ReSale Store. (111 Antique St., Hillsborough)