Lend a hand greeting visitors

The Volunteer Center of Sonoma County needs help with the front desk from 1-5 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Tasks include welcoming visitors, schedule appointments, answering phones and helping with special projects. Bilingual skills are a plus, but not required. Contact Jessica Grace-Gallagher at jgrace-gallagher@volunteernow.org or 707-573-3399, ext. 102.

By | August 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Clean up local parks

Join Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks’ monthly park cleanups. Rake leaves, pick up litter and clean play areas from 9 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of the month. Next cleanup: Aug. 10 at Brush Creek Park. For details, visit www.srcity.org/1028/park-a-month-program.

By | August 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Responsible drivers needed

Help people get to appointments. Volunteer Wheels seeks drivers 21 and older with good driving records. Vehicles, gas, insurance and training are provided; flexible four-hour shifts are available. Call 573-3399, or apply at www.volunteernow.org.

By | August 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Seal watch volunteers needed

Become a seal watch volunteer with the Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods. Help protect harbor seals at Goat Rock State Beach and inform visitors about the animals, natural history and international protection. Contact Kat Rawhouser at 707-869-9177 or kat@stewardscr.org.

By | July 31st, 2019|0 Comments

Empower girls, become a running coach

Girls On The Run, a Sonoma County nonprofit that trains girls to run a 5K, needs 50 coaches to work with third to eighth graders for two to four hours a week, for 10 weeks from August to December. Training is provided; no running experience needed. For details, contact Stacie [...]

By | July 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Reduce food waste, feed kids

Combat food waste while providing healthy meals for kids during a free summer lunch program. Food Runners volunteers will redistribute leftover meals that otherwise would be thrown away. Email Emily Thiessen at ethiessen@srcharities.org or visit www.srcharities.org/give-help/volunteer.

By | July 29th, 2019|0 Comments