Community and Family Service agency needs volunteers to cook dinners, welcome and register shelter residents, help with cleaning, oversee shower schedules and give haircuts. Contact Erica Champion or Mike Shirley at 604-7264 or email@example.com.
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Exchanging Values, a local nonprofit organization, needs Santa Rosa families to host Japanese high school students. The students will be here Dec. 26 through Jan. 4, a nine-day stay filled with tours and activities, so students are out of the house for most of the day. Students are from Kagoshima in Southern Japan and are between the ages of 14 to 18-years-old. Host families can receive a $50 certificate to area restaurants and stores and can participate in select tour and events. Applications… Read More »
Sadie’s Haven Horse Rescue and Sanctuary is looking for an engaging volunteer with sales experience and people skills to enhance its programs working with community youth. This position is expected to evolve into a paid commission position. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Sonoma County Filipino-American community will hold a brunch and silent auction to help the people of the Philippines following the recent earthquake and typhoon. The event is at 10 a.m. Dec. 15 at at St. Eugene’s Cathedral. For information on how to contribute, contact Llane at 490-2637 or Leah at 623-7112.
The Sonoma County Area Agency on Aging is looking for volunteer coaches to facilitate an eight-week program called “A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns about Falls.” Training will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Jan. 23 and 24 at 3725 Westwind Blvd. in Santa Rosa. Volunteers must attend both days of training. Call 565-5936.
The Council on Aging is seeking help for its senior Meals on Wheels program.… Read More »
Petaluma Arts Center needs volunteers to help with the front desk. … Read More »
BrightHaven, a sanctuary for senior and special-needs animals, is looking for energetic volunteers who love animals and like special house-cleaning projects. If you are interested, please contact email@example.com.
St. Joseph Dental Clinic currently is looking for bilingual volunteers who can help provide services during the Redwood Gospel Mission’s Great Thanksgiving Banquet event. … Read More »
Santa Rosa Firefighters Local 1401 kicks off its Toys for Kids drive with a fundraising breakfast from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Dec. 1 at the Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building, 1351 Maple Ave.… Read More »
Schools of Hope, a United Way of Wine Country initiative, seeks volunteers to tutor local elementary school children in reading 30 minutes a week from February to May. Fingerprints and TB test are required. To attend an orientation, contact Erica Dolcini at 573-3399, ext. 121, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Salvation Army’s Adopt-A-Family program seeks people interested in spreading Christmas joy by adopting a family this December. If you would like to help a needy family, contact Flo Murray at 535-4243 to learn more about the Adopt-A-Family program.