Declaration of Independence Road Trip, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. A rare copy of the Declaration will be displayed in June. Docent training Tues., May 27 and Thurs., May 29, 7 9 p.m. Call 531-6333, x1256 to reserve a place.
The City of Colorado Springs Neighborhood Services Department needs summer teen volunteers to work with preschool and elementary kids, and youth with disabilities in local community centers. Earn community service hours for high school graduation. Call Jennifer at 385-6959.
Volunteers needed for Pro-Choice Coalition of Colorado Springs to staff table at PrideFest on June 21, research and write newsletter articles, produce newsletter, book speakers for meetings. Call 473-8537.
The Business of Art Center in Manitou, seeks cultural enthusiasts to help coordinate events that include performance and visual art. Volunteer needs are gallery sitting, food preparation and ushering. This is an opportunity to meet local artists and musicians while contributing to the art community. For more call 685-1861.
Southern Colorado AIDS Project seeks volunteers who take pleasure in the outdoors, and want to share in the success of annual bicycle ride through the front range, August 14th - 17th. Setting up camp, cooking meals, cheering riders on, or cruising the route in support of our riders, each volunteer is vital to the success of the Ride. If interested in volunteering, call DawnAnn at 578-9092 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pacific Intercultural Exchange is looking for caring Colorado families to host high school students from numerous countries for the 2003-2004 school year. Students are 15-18 years of age, arrive in August. For more call, 800/894-7633.
YouthLink: Connecting Kids with Caring Adults, is looking for adult volunteers to build a positive, regular friendship with a child or teen. Orientation, ongoing training and support are provided. Call Scoti Domeij, YouthLink Mentor Coordinator at 444-5404.
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.
Southern Colorado CURE, a prison reform group, P. O. Box 7474 Colorado Springs, needs volunteers to act as a liaison for inmates families. 749-2145.
Spaceship Earth Foundation, an international environmental education & global non-profit needs volunteers. Work from home, email, phone or do school programs with kids. See www.spaceship-earth.com Flexible hours Call Mark 636-3637 or 964-3935.
Volunteer Tutors Needed: Children's Literacy Center seeks volunteers to tutor beginning readers this summer. Orientation Wed., May 28 or Thurs., May 29, 5:30 6:30 p.m. Barnes and Noble, Citadel Crossing. Call for information and training times, 471-8672.
First Visitor provides literature, gifts, support and information to young parents raising children without anyone to support or advise them. You could be a big help to those families by donating just a couple of hours a month by being a mentor. Call Nancy at 444-4504 to become a volunteer.
T.E.S.S.A. formerly the Center for Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, seeks volunteers. Call Jessica, 633-1462.
Walking Shield American Indian Society seeks volunteers for packing and loading boxes and picking up donations around town. Call Elaine, 329-0251, Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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.