Archive for Monday, July 11, 2005

Nutrition kitchen needs a treasurer

July 11, 2005


Agency: Lawrence Interdenominational Nutrition Kitchen

Address: 221 W. 10th St.

Contact: 331-3663

Lawrence Interdenominational Nutrition Kitchen is seeking a volunteer to act as treasurer. The treasurer's responsibilities include, but may not be limited to the following: providing monthly reports to the board of directors; producing annual financial reports; payroll for one part-time employee; banking activities and record-keeping, especially during fundraising drives; submitting an annual 990 form; and general oversight of a $25,000 annual budget. The treasurer will be a voting member of the organization's board. Those interested may learn more by calling 331-3663 or by e-mail at

Immediate volunteer needs

¢ The Douglas County AIDS Project (DCAP) is seeking volunteers. Volunteers are utilized in all aspects of agency programs and services including fundraising, public education and outreach efforts, office assistance and providing support for people living with HIV. Prospective volunteers are required to attend a two-hour volunteer orientation. Volunteer orientation is provided once per month. The next volunteer orientation will take place from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 21. For more information or to register for orientation, call DCAP at 843-0040.

¢ ATR Centers, a nonprofit agency providing speech and physical therapy for children, needs a volunteer to assist the director with bookkeeping and light data entry. Training will be provided. For more information, contact Dr. Dee Singer at 841-5215.

¢ Operation Wildlife provides rehabilitation services to injured or orphaned wild animals, as well as wildlife education programs, and is seeking new wildlife caretaker volunteers for their main facility in Linwood, north of Eudora. Interested persons must first complete an online volunteer application. Application forms can be accessed at To learn more about this opportunity, contact Diane Johnson at 542-3625.

¢ The Ballard Community Center needs two volunteers to assist with food and commodity distribution. Volunteers must be able to lift and carry a 20-pound box. The commodity distribution will take place from noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, or to sign up, please contact Paul R. Hunt at 842-0729.


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