New Releases: 2019, Part Two Two Mini-Reviews Disappearing Earth – Julia Phillips Disappearing Earth begins with the abduction of two young girls in Russia’s Kamchatka peninsula. Is it a mystery? Nope. Thriller? Nope. Each succeeding chapter takes place during one month of the following year; these chapters are self-contained stories, each told from … [Read More]
This station has multiple opportunities available: 1. Custodial: Volunteer will make the facility neat and clean for all who use the facility. Schedule is flexible. vOlunteer responsibilities: Vacuum, Dust, Clean windows & bathroom 2. Advisory Council: Attend monthly advisory council meetings and work on specific projects throughout the year with the intention of supporting the … [Read More]
There are several opportunities available at this station: Christmas Program: Volunteer will assist with disbursing gifts to families who meet qualifications for Christmas giving program. Heating Assistance: The volunteer will assist applicants who are filling out applications for energy assistance. This may include checking to make sure that the client has all required paperwork before … [Read More]
The volunteer will do office work and help the office receptionist. Helping coordinators with alphabetizing and filing, stuff envelopes, folding newsletters, and photocopying. Where: Decorah When: Ongoing; The days of the week and times of day will be determined by staff and the volunteer.
Make calls to potential donors to schedule donations. Assist at LifeServe blood drives: 1. Serve donors juice and snacks which are provided by the Life Serve Blood Center 2. Thank donors for donating 3. Keep an eye on the donors in case they get lightheaded, if so, alert a Blood Center staff member Where: Decorah … [Read More]
Volunteers will assist with various duties at The County Store and/or Store Next Door. Duties will include the following 1. Customer Service 2. Operation of cash register 3. Processing of donations Where: Cresco When: Ongoing
Assist with various clerical and mass mailing activities at Helping Services. Where: Decorah When: Ongoing; The days of the week and times of day will be determined by Helping Services for Northeast Iowa staff and the volunteer.
There are two opportunities available at this station: 1. Magazine Sorting: Assist in sorting with the Library magazine program once a week. Straighten and sort magazines in the bins on the landing near the main entrance doors. Empty the large trash bin where donated magazines are dropped. Sort the saleable magazines and sort into the … [Read More]
There are several jobs available at this station: 1. Large Print Assistant: Volunteers will select and process large print books from the Decorah Public Library collection to be sent to libraries across Iowa for the visually impaired. 2. Summer Reading Program Assistant: Volunteers needed to help with summer reading program as mentors and helpers for … [Read More]
Process donation that come into the Depot to prepare them for re-sale in order to raise money to be distributed to area non-profits throughout Winneshiek County. Where: Decorah When: This is an on-going volunteer position with days of service and amount of time spent processing donations to be worked out between the Depot Outlet and … [Read More]