Reading tutors for adults needed, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade. Train to meet with an eager learner once a week for six months at a public library. There are five training sessions that need be attended, other volunteer opportunities also available . Call 531-6333, x2223 or x2224 for more.
Bear Creek & Fountain Creek Nature Centers offering volunteer naturalist training course. $30. Class size limited to twenty trainees. Contact Paula at 520-6387 to register before Feb. 6.
Girl Scout leaders and helpers needed for troops in all areas. No experience necessary; training provided. Especially needed are young professional women to work with girls in middle school and high school. Contact Bertha at 597-8603 ext. 41.
Volunteers needed, ASSE International Student Exchange Programs. ASSE will provide training, materials and reimbursement for expense to volunteers who interview interested families. For more call LeeAnn at 800/733-2773.
Colorado Springs All Breed Rescue needs you. We can utilize any talent you have. Handle dogs at our Meet-n-Greet booths, provide a temporary home for a dog in need, put your love of computers to work to help us advertise or raise funds. We are in special need of people to help us plan and work at fund raisers. Call 264-6460 for more info or visit www.csabr.com
Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission, 214 East Vermijo Avenue, needs volunteers as office assistants and substitutes. Duties vary; volunteers are needed weekdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Long-term commitment preferred. Training and supervision provided. For more, call 632-6189 or visit www.ppjpc.org.
Spruce-Up Saturdays, Help those with disabilities and seniors this winter by caulking around windows and installing gutters and safety devices. Rebuilding Together, needs skilled and unskilled volunteers for Feb. 14, Mar. 13, Apr. 24 projects. Contact 634-4115 for more info.
CASA volunteers needed. Child victims of abuse or neglect and high conflict divorce need a voice in court. Advocates are thoroughly trained and provided ongoing support. Training starts Feb. 10, 2004. Call 447-9898 x1008 if you are interested.
One Nation Walking Together accepts slightly used furniture, clothing and household items and distributes to American Indian reservations in need. Volunteers are needed to pack, sort, load boxes, pick up donations or provide office assistance. Call 329-0251 for details.
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.