April 9, 2009 in Washington Voices

Volunteering opportunities


Open Eyes, Minds, Hearts to Mentoring Inland Northwest Mentoring is looking for individuals to volunteer time and resources to produce public service information to promote mentoring, including brochures, bookmarks, buttons, bags, and multimedia. For more information or if you are a business interested in promoting mentoring within your organization and to the public, call Naaman at (509) 838-6581 ext. 112.

City of Spokane Volunteer to assist in counting Spokane’s Homeless Population. Training is provided. Numerous sites and dates are available. Contact Amy Jones at (509) 625-6130 or e-mail akjones@spokanecity.org.

Second Harvest Inland Northwest Volunteer for Yoke’s supermarkets food drive and help fight hunger. Participating stores include Airway Heights, Montgomery Ave. and Argonne Road, North Indian Trail Road, East Sprague Avenue in Veradale, North Foothills Drive and North Market Street in Mead. Shifts are 8 a.m. to noon, noon to 4 p.m. or 4 to 7 p.m. To sign up and for more information contact Julie at (509) 252-6242.

Spokane Valley Partners Volunteers who can give two or more hours per week are needed to sort clothes and operate client tracking software for the Spokane Valley Partners clothing bank. Contact Connie at (509) 927-1153, ext. 18.

Spokane Neighborhood Action Programs SNAP’s Living Green program is looking for volunteers to assist with public events and classes. For more information, visit www.livinggreen.org.

For a complete list visit www.unitedwayspokane.org and click on the link for the volunteer center, or call for more information about these and other opportunities. If your organization is looking for volunteers, contact the Spokane County United Way at (509) 838-6581.

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