Memorial Hostpital Patient Escorts, volunteers to accompany registered patients and families to their rooms. Must be able to stand and walk a majority of the time and assist with wheelchairs as needed. Training provided for morning, afternoon, early evening and weekend shifts. Call 365-5298 for more.
Bear Creek and Fountain Creek Nature Centers, volunteer naturalists to lead environmental education programs for children and to help with general public programs and special events. Application deadline Aug. 13, call 520-6387 for more.
American Cancer Society, volunteers to assist with guiding cancer patients, families and caregivers with referrals to local, state and federal resources. Four-hour shifts to be filled, training provided. Call 636-5101 for more.
Friends of the Peak, actively seeking volunteers to maintain trails around Pikes Peak. Projects are fun and educational, take ownership of your mountain. Visit
www.fotp.com or call 471-3145 for more.
2004 Parade of Homes, needs volunteers to cover shifts to assist with ticket sales between Aug. 6-22. Hosts will also be needed. Training, heavy snacks and beverages for all volunteers provided. Call 473-8890, ext. 110 for more.
Foreign Exchange Host Families needed, with International Student Exchange. Host a child for a semester of full academic year. Call 351-4551 for more.
One Nation Walking Together, volunteers needed to help bring hope to Native Americans living in the poorest areas of the U.S. Many opportunities in different areas available, as well as group work. Call Lori at 329-0251 for more.
Volunteer Drivers Needed for Rocky Mountain Health Care Services. Must be over 21. For more call 457-0660 ext. 220.
Department of Corrections Youthful Offender System Mentors Wanted. For Community Circles of Accountability and Support program to help youthful offenders reconnect to their communities in Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Denver and Ft. Collins. Contact 720/904-2322.
Volunteers for EarthSeeds Project, 2502 W. Colorado Ave. #208. This non-profit seeks teachers to assist in development of curriculum. For more see
www.earthseeds.net or call 636-3637.
4PAWS Rescue Volunteers Wanted. Foster homes needed for rescued dogs. Also additional handlers needed for adoption fairs on Saturdays, handlers must be 18 yrs. or older. For more call 687-6347.
Host Families Needed for Pacific Intercultural Exchange Program. Colorado families needed to host high school students beginning in August for upcoming school year. Call 800/894-7633.
Volunteers Needed for Aiken Canyon Trail Work Day, Hwy. 115 S. Sat., Aug. 21, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. To volunteer call 632-0534.
Volunteers needed for Crestone Needle & South Colony Lakes Basin Restoration Projects. Free. Rocky Mountain Field Institute, 1520 Alamo Ave. Environmental service program dates: August 26-29; Sept. 3-9. Participants will work in remote wilderness setting. For more call 471-7736.