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Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting Aug. 16

The Gazette - 8/17/2019

These agencies need volunteers. Call about opportunities and time commitment.

Catholic Charities of Central Colorado — Marian House Client Services needs volunteers to pass out emergency items, sort donations, enter data and help with information/referral; Doug Rouse, 866-6559.

Cerebral Palsy Association of Colorado Springs — 638-0808.

Community Advancing Public SafetyColorado Springs police and fire departments need volunteers, 18 and older, internal operations and field locations;

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of the Pikes Peak Region — Make a difference in the life of an abused or neglected child; 447-9898,

Doll Doctors — Help refurbish gently used dolls and stuffed animals for charities. Donations accepted; Pat Dinsmore, 574-1915.

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office — Join the Volunteer Victim Advocate Program; 520-7216.

Friends of the Garden of the Gods Bret Tennis, 219-0108.

Girl Scouts of Colorado

Harvestime International Network — Provides free Christian education materials worldwide;

The Juvenile Diabetes Research

• Leading with Love — Love and nurture a puppy that will become a guide dog for the blind;

Manitou Art Center — 685-1861.

Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau — Volunteers knowledgeable about Manitou Springs needed; Leslie Lewis, 685-5089.

The McAllister House Museum — 635-7925.

Memorial Hospital Volunteer Services Department — 365-5298.

National Alliance on Mental Illness — 473-8477.

• Operation Christmas Child — Collects shoebox gift contents for needy children worldwide; small, new toys, school supplies and hygiene items;

Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments\Area Agency on Aging — 471-2096, ext. 114.

Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission — Volunteer coordinator, 632-6189,

Pikes Peak United Way

Senior Mobile Dental — Needs volunteers for administrative duties; 310-3315.

Star Bar Players — Designers, builders and painters needed; 357-5228,

TESSA — Help domestic violence victims;

Urban Peak — Transitional-housing for youth; 630-3223,

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