RSVP Voice January 2015!

| December 29, 2014

St. Paul’s Thrift House, a resale shop at 1508 Ave. X, sells used clothing, household items, books, etc. at greatly reduced prices. The profits are utilized by the Episcopal Church Women at St. Paul’s for outreach and internal projects. They are in need of volunteers to staff the Thrift House. Contact Renee Haney, at 806-762-2893.

Lubbock Meals on Wheels is looking for volunteer drivers, both regular and substitute, to deliver meals. Orientation and background checks required. Call 806-792-7971.

Habitat for Humanity depends on the skills and energy of community volunteers to build and renovate Habitat houses. The need is also in committee work, first aid, food services, neighbor involvement, and office work. They also accept new and gently used furniture, household items, and appliances as well as building materials. Contact 806-763-4663.

Lubbock Foster Grandparents is a program that connects volunteers age 55 and over with children and young people with exceptional needs. If interested, call 806-741-3631.

Interim Hospice is in need of volunteers in a variety of roles encompassing respite care, sitting with patients, errands for family, clerical, visitation in nursing homes, and assistance in bereavement support as well as office assistance. For information, call at 806-791-0043.

Day of Service – Jan. 19, 2015 is designated as a Day of Service. Begin 2015 with community service. Millions of Americans come together to make a difference in their community.
Contact the Lubbock RSVP office for information, 806-743-7787.

Yarn and material needed. If you have new, smoke-free yarn and/or material Lubbock RSVP can put to a good cause. Lap robes, afghans, adult bibs, walker pockets, baby blankets, caps, scarves, heart and bear pillows, and other items are constructed and distributed throughout the community to those in need.

‘Those who can, do.  Those who can do more, volunteer.’ – Author Unknown

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