To submit a request for volunteers, call 801-625-4258.
Davis/Weber Rocky Mountain Hospice needs volunteers. Our volunteers provide respite care, companionship, and assistance to terminally ill patients and their families. We provide volunteers with 12 hours of training. Background check required. For more information about becoming a volunteer contact Susan at 801-525-4803.
Division of Juvenile Justice Services needs your help. Volunteers are needed to tutor, mentor, teach skills and hobbies, organizer recreation events, make quilts, provide office/clerical help, and interact with at-risk youth in a variety of settings. We welcome students, service/civic clubs, individuals and senior groups. For more information, please contact Jill Merritt at 801-774-8767 ext. 510 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family Connection Center Food Bank, 875 E. Highway 193, Layton, has an ongoing need for food and assistance. Call 801-771-4642.
Family Connection Center in Bountiful is looking for volunteers to help with computer databases. Contact Ken Adamson at 510-0732.
Family Connection Center in Layton needs volunteers to teach budgeting classes, tutor clients in the transitional housing program, assist in the crisis nursery, assist in food drives, basic janitorial duties, food delivery driver; office assistance, and Sub-for-Santa help. For information, call 771-4642.
Family Enrichment Center (Head Start) works to build a better future for children by forming cooperative partnerships with families and communities to help achieve success for each child and family. They provide a wide range of early childhood education programs. Volunteers are needed in the Head Start and preschool classes. This includes reading, playing and doing learning activities with the children. For more information, contact Brett Lund, 801-402-0664 or email email@example.com.
Friends for Sight needs volunteers to visit senior centers, businesses, large community events, and participate in health fairs to promote awareness of glaucoma and visual acuity screenings. For more information call 801-524-2020. Training provided.
Foster Care Citizen Review Board needs people who care about children to review foster care cases and make recommendations to the court. A commitment of one full day per month is needed. A two-day training will be provided. Call 468-0084 or 877-877-0296.
Girl Scouts provide leadership opportunities for girls 5 to 17. Girl Scouts is so much more that camping, crafts and cookies. Join us in helping girls "discover + connect + take action to develop leadership." We can provide one-time, short-term or long-term opportunities. We need you. Contact Diane Bailey at (800) 678-7809 ext. 11 or (801) 891-8385, or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Girl Scouts of Utah has the perfect opportunity for you to help girls ages 5 to 17 in your area. Share a talent, skill or be a role model for girls by giving a one-time, short-term or long-term commitment. Contact Diane Bailey at 800-781-0198 or 394-3077 or e-mail email@example.com.
Globous Relief Fund is looking for volunteers to assist in preparing supplies for local and international relief efforts. Call 801-977-0444 or visit the Web at www.reliefund.org.
Golden Years Senior Activity Center in Bountiful provides fun and entertaining activities to the active senior aged 60 plus. Volunteers are needed to work at the reception desk, teach classes, drive meal vans, and run meals to homebound seniors. For more information, contact T. Johnson at 801-295-3479.
Great Salt Lake Council Boys Scouts of America needs volunteers with Scouting experience to work with boys 6-17 years of age. Volunteers must agree to a background check. Some volunteers needed to assist in the Learning for Life program taught in school as part of the school curriculum to all youth in a classroom setting. Call 801-582-3663 or visit www.glsc-bsa.org.
Greater Salt Lake Area of The American Red Cross helps provide relief to victims of disaster and helps prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. Volunteers are needed to be part of on-call disaster teams; speak at schools, community groups, and workplaces to give information about how to prepare for a disaster; first aid station team members; first aid/CPR instructor; and utility assistance caseworker. For more information contact Camille Miner at 323-7008 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Habitat for Humanity of Weber and Davis counties is looking for individuals to serve as 04/13/2009: vice president, PR/communications chairperson, faith relations chairperson, fundraising chairperson and grant writer. Contact Carolyn at 801-475-9821.
Habitat for Humanity of Weber and Davis Counties, a 100 percent volunteer organization that partners with low- and moderate-income families to help them build and buy their own homes, is seeking volunteers to help with the construction process on a home in Ogden. Work parties generally take place on Saturdays and additional days as needed. The Weber/Davis Habitat office is at 2261 Adams Ave., Ogden (YCC building, Room 208B.) Office hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 1-7 p.m. For information, call 801-475-9821, email email@example.com or visit Web site at WeberDavisHabitat.org.
Harmony Home Health and Hospice provides home health care as well as hospice services to all who are in need. Volunteers are needed to aid patients through life's final journey and bring dignity to their days. For more information, call Sue Peterson at 776-9386.
Healthy Environment Alliance of Utah (HEAL Utah) works to protect the health of Utahns from nuclear and toxic waste. Volunteers are needed to be citizen advocates, coordinate coalitions, provide office support, and a variety of other tasks. For more information, call 801-355-5055 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.