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.
United Way of Davis County needs volunteers to help on the fund distribution, marketing and campaign committees. Volunteer needed to assist the marketing and resource development directors with campaign presentations and related needs. Also looking for volunteers for general office duties. Call Darice Aslett at 801-497-9555.
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.
Utah Council of the Blind needs volunteers to read and drive for blind adults in the Davis County area. Contact Leslie Gertsch at 801-292-1156 or e-mail her at email@example.com.
Utah Museum of Natural History at University of Utah is looking for people to volunteer as Museum Gallery Interpreters and Discovery Cart Volunteers. Volunteers interact with Museum visitors via conversation, hands-on activities and museum artifacts. A background or an interest in paleontology, archaeology, biology, geology, anthropology, or ecology is preferred. Museum volunteers receive half-price museum membership after 40 hours of work and discounts at the gift shop, in addition to continuing educational and social opportunities. For information, contact Debbie Amundsen at (801) 581-7767 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Utah Foster Care Foundation needs individuals who are interested in volunteering for help with in-office work, event help, and holiday activity help. Contact Mindy Lundgreen at 801-392-1114 or e-mail her at Mindy.Lundgreen@utahfostercare.org.
Vista Care Hospice has an ongoing need for volunteers. Volunteers are key members of the hospice team that helps patients with companionship, support and caregiver relief. Serves from North Ogden to Bountiful. A 12-hour training is provided. Call 801-475-5300.
Volunteers of America, Utah RSVP invites adults to put their experience to work solving problems close to home. Volunteers are needed to be Homeless Mentor Volunteers. For more information, call Debbie Larsen or Debbie Draper at 801-779-1287.
Volunteer Victim Advocates needs to assist domestic violence victims. Volunteers respond to the secured scene as part of a team to provide safety planning, resource referrals and support. Forty hours of training is provided. Interested people must be willing to make a six-month commitment and have a level two-background check. Call Dana Zandell Gardner at the YCC at 392-7273 or e-mail her at DanaZandell@yahoo.com.
Women in Community Service need volunteers to provide support and mentoring to disadvantaged young men and women. Training and materials will be provided. Call 801-476-5929.
Your Community Connection promotes a safe and stable environment for families. It offers needed assistance through the domestic violence victim assistance center, homeless and housing assistance center and family enrichment center. Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of areas. For more information, contact YCC at 801-394-9456.
Youth of Promise is a service organization of young people age 14-18. They work closely with other Davis County service organizations to provide service and help improve the community. Volunteers are needed to help with fundraising for the Memorial Monument being built at the Utah State University Botanical Center in Kaysville. Donations are also needed for this project. For more information contact Margaret Wahlstrom at 544-0747 or e-mail her at email@example.com.