There are countless opportunities to volunteer in the community. No special skills are necessary other than a desire to help others. For information about listings in the Helping Hand column, call Volunteer Services at 978-2452.
Help single mothers become self-reliant. Call Karen, 977-7764.Supervise religious library at prison. Call Chaplain Robert Howard, 576-7467.
Read, paint or play music for rehabilitation patients. Call Heidi, 947-9400.
Be a role model for those in treatment. Call Ron, 977-5440.
Donate school supplies or diapers. Call Lynette, 328-2863.
Answer phones for arthritis telethon. Call Jennifer, 536-0990.
Lead tours at Museum of Natural History. Call Susan, 585-6369.
Educate young women about breast cancer. Call Emily, 483-1500.
Teach piano or sewing to youths in custody. Call Shirley, 954-9200.
Befriend people with disabilities. Call Lisa, 276-0499.
Deliver books to the homebound. Call Melissa, 524-8273.
Greet tourists. Call Judy, 521-2822.
Teach crafts to seniors. Call Mary, 531-1518.
Read to a senior citizen. Call Heather, 278-2839.
Tutor children in public housing. Call Sima, 284-4404.
Offer support to a terminally ill person. Call Lynn, 293-1656.
Help with crisis intervention at Rape Recovery Center. Call Anna, 467-7279.
Spend time with chronically ill children. Call Dana, 887-6723.
Befriend senior citizens. Call Amy, 978-2452.
Care for roses at Sugar House Park. Call Dawn, 363-4482.
Raise money for senior center. Call Al, 532-5079.
Volunteer at Catholic Community Services and Share House. Call Bev, 977-9119, ext. 266.
Teach CPR at American Red Cross. Call Kathryn, 323-7021.
Greet the public for Utah Association of Counties. Call Jean, 265-1331.
Be a 4-H leader. Call Brenda, 468-3185.
Lead tours at history museum. Call Cheryl, 355-3517.
Provide child care once a month. Call Barbara, 579-0066.
Answer phones for the Volunteer Center. Call Kristi, 978-2452.
Advocate for at-risk parents. Call Melissa, 355-7444.
Eagle Scouts needed to help in Boy Scouts. Call Tamara, 359-4142.
Tutor homeless children. Call Tamara, 359-4142.
Do office work for KRCL. Call Roberta, 363-1818.
Interact with youths at Wasatch Youth Center. Call Lisa, 265-5810.
Baby-sit for Holy Cross Ministries. Call Amy, 281-1457.
Teach English and job skills to refugees. Call Jeff, 328-1091.
Do yard work for local refugee center. Call 363-4955.
Become a mentor for at-risk youth. Call Big Brothers/Big Sisters, 534-1818, ext. 16.
Advocate for children in court. Call Sherrie, 578-3953.
Tutor Somalia refugees in English. Call Ladora, 578-8173.
Play piano for senior citizen choir. Call Eileen, 966-5540.
Make quilts for battered women's shelters. Call Pauline, 977-0444.
Visit with homebound elderly. Call 468-2490.
Advocate for victims in West Valley City. Call 963-3223.
Help with gardening at senior center. Call Patsy, 277-3264.
Swim with seniors at the YWCA. Call Patsy, 277-3264.
Make sandwiches for Salvation Army. Call Peggy, 575-7166.
Play bingo with seniors. Call Gary, 322-5521.