Archive for Monday, February 25, 2008

Children’s organization seeks fundraising help

February 25, 2008


Agency: Sand Castles Inc.

Contact: 840-0044

Sand Castles Inc., an organization that assists children who experience life-altering illnesses, needs assistance with fundraising and promotion. Meetings are at 7 p.m. every third Thursday at Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church.

Contact Tina or Ken at 840-0044.

Immediate volunteer needs

¢ Lawrence High School needs 30 volunteers to act as judges at History Day from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. March 8 at LHS. Judges must possess an understanding of academic research, an enjoyment of young people and a positive, encouraging attitude.

Contact Chris Conner at or 330-1622.

¢ Girl Scouts need volunteers to help at the Girl Scout Cookie delivery site anytime between 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. March 4. Volunteers can help sort and count cases of cookies and help leaders and parents load the cases into vehicles.

Contact Jeannie McClure at or 842-8968.

¢ Centro Hispano seeks childcare assistance for its women's group, which meets every other Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Snacks and activities are provided.

Volunteers may contact Lydia Leon, 843-2039 or

¢ Central Junior High School is in need of volunteers for its after-school program to teach movement-related classes such as yoga or martial arts. Volunteers are welcome to teach a one-day class or participate weekly. Contact Rachael at 221-0545.

- For more volunteer opportunities, contact Tracie Massey or Rachael Perry at the Roger Hill Volunteer Center, a service of the United Way of Douglas County, at 865-5030 or Opportunities are also online at


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