Archive for Monday, July 14, 2008

Club needs mentors for children

July 14, 2008


Agency: The Boys and Girls Club


The Boys and Girls Club needs 60 volunteers to serve as mentors in the afterschool program Priceless Pals. Each mentor will be paired with a child to provide assistance with homework. Volunteers must commit to a minimum of one hour a week for one school year.

Contact Tristan Penn at

Immediate needs

¢ Douglas County CASA is looking for a volunteer tutor for a second-grade student who needs assistance with reading, writing and spelling. Contact Derek Moore at

¢ Douglas County AIDS Project needs volunteers to provide practical and emotional support to clients through direct service. Duties may include transportation, companionship, light housekeeping, pet-sitting, respite care, yard work and other needs. DCAP also seeks volunteers to assist with various activities at the office. Contact Sue Licht-Cliff at 843-0040.

¢ The Downtown Lawrence Farmers' Market seeks volunteers to assist with a wide variety of duties, including serving at the Market Information Booth, promotion of market events, market photographer, music coordinator and graphic designer. Contact Mercedes Taylor-Puckett at 840-6202 or

- For more volunteer opportunities, contact Tracie Massey or Rachael Perry at the Roger Hill Volunteer Center, at 865-5030 or Opportunities are also online at


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