HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
Construction Crew Leader Assistant: Help lead projects including framing, installing siding/blue board, painting, installing trim and finishing work; must be 18 or older.
Construction Workers: Provide labor on a Habitat home, no experience required, all tools provided. Must be 18 or older.
Event Planner: Help coordinate Habitat events.
ReStore: Process donations, assist customers or help on the donation truck.
Marketing Adviser: Promote Habitat, assist staff in the creation of a comprehensive marketing plan.
Partner Family Advocate: Mentor a partner family during the Habitat for Humanity process; must be 18 or older.
HUMANE EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY
MCKAMEY ANIMAL CARE AND ADOPTION CENTER
PARTNERSHIP FOR FAMILIES, CHILDREN AND ADULTS
Thrift Store Staff: Sort and organize donations, greet public and work in Dogwood Shop.
Advocacy Training: Training for sexual assault, court and hot-line advocates will begin Tuesday, Sept. 13. To register for either volunteer job, call 697-3830.
Donation Drive Assistant: Collect essentials such as food, clothing, baby items for families in need.
Family Thrift Store Assistant: Help sort donations at thrift stores.
Homeless Shelter: Assist clients in the program with shelter upkeep and outreach programs.
Social Service: Assist caseworkers with client interviews, data entry, food pantry management.
Disaster Response: Assist Salvation Army personnel with emergency food service, shelter management; free training provided.
ST. BARNABAS SENIOR LIVING SERVICES
UNITED WAY VOLUNTEER CENTER
To volunteer for any of these positions, call Windy Brooks at 752-0316, unless otherwise noted.
American Red Cross: Opportunities include data entry, class setup, stuffing envelopes and filing, assistance with special events and fundraising activities. Train to respond to local and national disaster events.
Arts & Education Council: Office support needed for mailings, data base management, fundraising events.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Chattanooga: Mentor children ages 6-12 from single-parent homes; time commitment of four to six hours a month for a year in the community-based program, one hour a week during the school year for the site-based program.
Chattanooga Area Food Bank: Help assemble emergency food boxes for families, one day a week for two hours between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Must be able to lift 20 pounds and be 14 or older. 622-1800
Chattanooga Cares: Drive clients to medical appointments or grocery store; must be 18 or older, have valid driver's license, insurance and own vehicle.
Governor's Mentoring Initiative: LIFT needs volunteers ages 21 or older to work with youth in need of positive role models; time commitment is four hours per month for six months.
Hospice of Chattanooga: Visit patients in homes, assisted-living facilities and local hospitals; offer clerical assistance in office.
Northside Neighborhood House: Research and price vintage items/collectibles donated to thrift store; time commitment of four hours a week.
On Point: Groundskeeper with own lawn equipment needed, can set own schedule.
People Helping People: Help sort donations, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday, and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.
Public Education Foundation: Assist college advisers in Hamilton County public high schools. All training provided, must be 18 years or older, minimum of four hours per month August-May.
Ringgold United Methodist Church: Individuals and groups still needed to assist with tornado cleanup. Plumbers and electricians especially needed. 706-935-2109 or 706-935-2199.
Rosewood Supportive Services: Deliver Meals on Wheels to elderly and disabled individuals between 9:45 and 10:15 a.m. until noon.
St. Barnabas Nursing Home: Assistance needed with resident activities such as bingo at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Fridays and weekly parties at 1:30 Fridays.
The Tri-State Therapeutic Riding Center: The center provides horseback riding and equestrian education for individuals with disabilities. Opportunities include assisting with riding lessons, barn management, fundraising and public relations; flexible scheduling.