Volunteer Opportunities | Maine's Big Z http://gleason.yourlocalcommunity.com/pages/index.cfm?id=1341 Volunteer Opportunities 2017-06-27T12:24:53Z Volunteer Opportunities Volunteer Opportunities in the Lewiston-Auburn AreaWe encourage you to contact them on items that are of interest to you. Organization Contact Name Phone Examples of Possibilities Advocates for Children Gillian Roy 783-3990 Provide childcare during parent trainings, clerical help, help with fundraisers, knit baby items Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice    Kristen McEvoy   795-9580 Providing companionship to patients in their homes or in facilities, providing patients with rides to medical appointments, picking up essential items such as medications or groceries, supporting veteran patients with visits and/or recognition ceremonies, offering phone or in-person bereavement support to the loved ones of patients who have recently died, helping with our program for children who have lost a loved one, assisting with organizing or staffing special events and fundraisers, connecting with patients by phone, helping us with office work such as filing, mailings, word processing or spreadsheets, providing patient support, greeting or kitchen support at our Hospice House or offering respite visits for patients so that their caregivers may have a break. Androscoggin Land Trust Margi Huber 782-2302 Conservation land steward, hiking trail steward, outdoor event leader and/or assistant         Auburn Public LibraryBookreach Lynn LockwoodDeb Cleveland 333-6640 Maintain displays, deliver and read books to daycares, assist with craft programs, shelve books, filing, can use volunteer’s special interest/hobby Big Brothers and Sisters Diane Blanchard 795-4065 Mentoring school children in school 1 hr./wk. or in community 6 hrs./month Calvary Mission Meals Pat Gardner 782-3221 Food prep and serving meals Weds. p.m & Sun. a.m. Central Maine Adaptive Sports Cindy Dubois 784-1561 x113 We are in the need of volunteers for 3 months January through March. We ask to volunteer your time for 1 ½ hrs to 2 hrs per week with a student for up to 10 weeks. Central Maine Medical Center Susan Hedrich 795-2472 Greeter, valet parking, clerical support, patient transport, cafeteria support ConKerr Cancer Volunteers Laura Decato 240-4474 Sew pillowcases for children omitted in local Maine Hospitals. Volunteers are also needed to wash, iron, package, pick up or deliver pillowcases. Downtown Education Collaborative Laurie Tewksbury 786-8351 Tutor middle & hs students at Lew. Library computer lab 1 day/wk., M-Th.,3:30-5:30 p.m. Good Shepherd Food Bank Tia Harris 782-3554 Sorting and inspecting food, cleaning Greater Androscoggin Humane Society Sandy Grahl 783-2311 Ext.107 Cleaning cages, walking dogs, help with mailings minor cleaning, socializing with cats Lewiston Public LibraryCirculation DepartmentBookreach Beth WullemanHeather Runnels 513-3134513-3133 x3515 Delivering books to homebound, light cleaning, indoor plant upkeepDeliver and read books to daycares Literacy Volunteers Tahlia Chamberlain 333-4785 Teaching reading, writing, math, computers, English conversation partner, family literacy, special projects, publicity Safe Voices (formerly AWAP) Kim Preble 795-6744 Helpline phone counseling, event planning, sorting donations St. Mary’s Hospital Jenny Cowie 777-8369 Passing out mail, patient transport, valet parking, Greeter, special projects, also at D’Youville Pav. SCORE office 782-3708 Retired business execs mentoring small businesses SEARCH Wendy Russell 784-0157 Home visitation, doing errands for the elderly, telephone reassurance, yard work, shoveling Seniors Plus Heather Chandel 513-3710 Lunch Plus Café volunteer Meadowview, Packer of frozen meals Tue, Wed, Thu 12:30 TO 2pm. The Public Theatre Janet Mitchko 782-3200 Hang posters on any of the following poster routes: Auburn, Falmouth/Yarmouth, Greene/Leeds, Poland/PolandSpring, Portland and Sabattus. Each poster route person will receive one or two free tickets to each production they poster (depending on the number of posters hung per route). Thorncraig Nature SanctuaryEducation Gary MauerSusan Hayward 524-2060782-5238 Trail maintenanceEducational outreach, guiding nature walks Tree Street Youth Julia Sleeper 577-6386 After-school tutoring/mentoring, enrichment classes Trinity Jubilee Center Erin Reed 782-5700 Transport food from donors to Trinity meal program YWCA Kathy Durgin-Leighton 795-4050 Assist swim instructors, read to daycare children, assist with special projects/events, share interest by teaching youth or adult class, knit hats/mittens/socks ©Copyright Gleason Media ServicesClick here to visit Lewiston & Auburn, Maine Maine's Big Z 2017-06-27T05:24:53Z http://gleason.yourlocalcommunity.com/pages/index.cfm?id=1341