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Volunteer Opportunity: Foster Grandparents

Foster Grandparent volunteers are needed to assist children with exceptional needs in an academic setting.  Foster Grandparents assist students in the classroom or in after school programs.  Foster Grandparents are 55 years of age or older, can volunteer a minimum … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Drivers in Lincoln County

The NESS Club is seeking volunteers to drive homebound seniors to and from non-emergency medical appointments within Lincoln County.  Volunteers must have a valid Oregon driver’s license and proof of car insurance.  If you would like to make a difference in … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: SMART

Start Making a Reader Today (SMART) pairs volunteers with children attending pre-K through third grade.  The third grade reading level is widely recognized as a key indicator of a child’s future educational success.  Research proves that shared book reading is … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Samaritan Transitions Program (Linn County)

Samaritan Transitions is a volunteer-based program to support people (and their families) with serious, life limiting illnesses.  This program helps clients to remain independent and offers information, care giver support, and referrals to other community resources.  Transitions volunteers provide a variety of … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Money Management Program

The Money Management program offers support to people ages 60 and over, with limited incomes and assets, who need help with money management tasks.  Services are provided by trained volunteers who help individuals manage personal finances by budgeting, organizing financial … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Linn County VISIT Coordinator

The VISIT program enhances the lives of long-term care facility residents through weekly visitation from a VISIT volunteer.  Through these interactions, residents feelings of isolation and loneliness are reduced.  Volunteers receive training, and meet quarterly for support and new information.  … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteer Caregivers in Albany

Volunteer Caregivers is a volunteer-run program serving low-income seniors in the greater Albany area.  Volunteers provide a variety of services aimed at keeping seniors 55 and over safely in their own homes while maintaining their independence and dignity.  Volunteers are … Continue reading

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