To submit a request for volunteers, call 801-625-4258.
American Red Cross of Northern Utah provides assistance in times of disaster; courses in first aid, CPR, and water safety; a way to connect with family members overseas in the military; and utility assistance for the elderly and disabled. Volunteers are needed to assist with preparedness education and emergency supply efforts, promote and coordinate programs at health fairs, entering shelter information, and much more. For more information contact Leslie Hicken at 801-627-0000 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Antelope Island State Park is home to bison, bighorn sheep, pronghorn, mule deer, many migratory birds, birds of prey, coyote, bobcat and rabbits and more. Volunteers are needed to work at the visitors center and the Fielding Garr Ranch to provide information to the visiting public; trail patrol volunteers monitor and maintain the parks trail system by running, hiking, biking or horseback riding along the various trails; and environmental education program volunteers to help teach school children. Call Clay Shelley at 801-649-5742 or e-mail at email@example.com. Or call Crystal Carpenter at 801-721-9569, or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Autumn Glow Senior Activity Center in Kaysville provides classes, trips, activities, social interaction, health and nutrition information, entertainment and one daily meal to any senior 60 or older who wants to participate. Volunteers are needed to assist with these daily activities. For more information, call Emily Jackson at 801-544-1235 or email her at email@example.com.
Applegate Hospice is seeking volunteers in Weber and Davis counties to provide companionship to patients a few hours per week and offer support to their loved ones. Volunteers must be 18 or older. A 12-hour training program will be provided. Call Marry Bybee at 800-871-0102 or 801-603-4792.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah matches low income single parent children (ages 6-12) with caring adult volunteer mentors. Volunteers will provide children and youth with individualized time and attention on a regular basis, typically two-four times a month, for two to three hours. For more information contact Steve Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org or 801-313-0303, ext. 130; or Kalli Potter at ext. 138 or e-mail email@example.com.
United Way of Northern Utah is looking for readers/tutors/mentors to assist in local public schools for students who are at risk. Volunteers are asked to commit to as little as one day a week, one hour a day to change the life of a child in this community. Please call the Volunteer Engagement Center at 801-399-5584 or go to the United Way website at www.uwnu.org for more information.