Adopt-A-Family to benefit low-income families during the holiday season, sponsored by Community Partnership for Child Development. Donations needed of cash, food, clothing, blankets and toys. Volunteers and Spanish interpreters needed to help organize and deliver gifts to the families. Call Delberta, 635-1536.
Care and Share Food Bank seeks volunteers for food sorting, packaging, and labeling for the holiday season. Hours are very flexible. Call volunteer coordinator Jordan Israel at 528-1247.
Bell Ringers sought by Salvation Army to help with the annual Kettle Campaign. Through Dec. 24, at 60 locations around El Paso County. Call 636-5266 or pick up application at 908 Yuma St.
The Children's Literacy Center seeks volunteers to tutor children two hours per week. Training provided. Several locations and times available. For information, call 471-8672.
Volunteer Center of the Pikes Peak Region holiday opportunities guide available. Highlights local agencies and organizations' volunteer needs between now and New Years. To request a copy, call 575-4345 or
T.E.S.S.A. (formerly the Center for Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault) seeks volunteers. Call Jessica, 633-1462.
Public Health Information Office seeks a volunteer assistant. Gain experience with media relations and public health protocols, research, desktop publishing. Contact Karen Weber, 578-3278 or
Meals-on-Wheels seeking volunteers to help deliver hot meals to lonely, isolated area seniors for two hours each week. Call Diane or Mikki at Silver Key Senior Services, 632-1521.
PILLAR, the Peak Institute of Living, Learning and Rejuvenation, has volunteer opportunities for retirees including data entry, reception, proof reading, marketing and advertising. Call 633-4991 for more information.
Safe Kids Coalition Home Safety program needs volunteers to install safety devices for homes with small children. Call Karen Weber, 578-3278 or email
Silver Key Senior Services seeking people to help drive local elderly persons to the grocery store, bank, doctor, etc. Invest just four hours a week or month and don't pay a penny for your gas! Call Diane, 632-1521.
Workout Ltd., a restorative justice program, seeks volunteers to facilitate conferences between victims and offenders. Training provided. Call Denise Mantano, 471-4200, or visit