Volunteers are needed to help at Girl Scout day camps, held throughout the summer in various locations with a wide variety of activities. Help for a few hours or a few days as first-aider, financial director, or unit leader. For more, call 597-8603, ext. 30 or visit http://girlscouts-wwc.org.
Volunteer at Barr Camp. The cabin at Barr Camp on Pikes Peak, needs assistant caretakers. Requires a 2-week minimum stay. Call Bill: 264-1489 or visit www.barrcamp.com.
Rebuilding Together needs skilled and unskilled volunteers to install safety devices, perform minor repairs and work on building projects for elderly, disabled and low-income homeowners. Hours and commitment are flexible. Contact Karen Weber at, 634-4115 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Colorado Springs All Breed Rescue needs volunteers as foster parents, event workers, administrative work. Call 264-6460 for more information.
The Program of Academic Exchange is looking for families of any size or shape to host students from 36 participating countries. Students arrive in August. Call 596-8879.
Pacific Intercultural Exchange is looking for families to host high school students from numerous countries. Students arrive in August. Call 800/894-7633.
Spaceship Earth Foundation, an international environmental education and global non-profit needs volunteers. Work from home, e-mail, phone or do school programs with kids. See www.spaceship-earth.com Flexible hours Call Mark 636-3637 or 964-3935.
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.
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.
The Probation Victim Assistance Program seeks caring volunteers to assist in victim notifications, victims' rights education and the victim/offender mediation process. Call Stephanie, 329-7006.
Safe Kids Coalition Home Safety program needs volunteers to install safety devices for homes with small children. Call Karen Weber, 578-3278 or e-mail email@example.com.