Archive for Monday, July 21, 2008

Big Brothers Big Sisters needs financial coordinator

July 21, 2008


Agency: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County

Contact: 865-5030

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program seeks a volunteer age 55 or older to assist Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County as a part time financial coordinator.

Contact Ashlee Crowl at 865-5030 or for more information.

Immediate needs

¢ Meals on Wheels seeks volunteers to serve as drivers and substitute drivers for Lawrence routes. Contact Kim Culliss at 830-8844 for more information.

¢ The Boys and Girls Club needs 60 volunteers to serve as mentors with its 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

¢ 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.

¢ 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, a service of the United Way of Douglas County, at 865-5030 or <a href=""></a>. Opportunities are also online at <a href="">www.rh


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