Tag Archives: assistance with daily activities

Being Unreservedly Yourself

“Come up with me! Will you come up with me?!” A teenage girl named J. looked at me and eagerly asked that question as she yanked on my arm, practically dragging me out of the church pew we were sharing. It was Sunday afternoon at Mosaic Bethphage Village in Axtell, NE–where my Spring Break Service [...]

A little rain couldn't stop the Mosaic group from helping transport residents to their day-sites.

Camp YouCan

Meg Busing, President ~ megbusing@gmail.com ~  (402) 770-3936 www.midwestyoucan.org     Volunteer Camp Counselor at Camp YouCan for kids and teens with epilepsy! Types of Service: Assistance with daily activities, child care, health care or health education Understanding of Spanish would be valuable, but certainly not required! One-time volunteers welcome!

Children’s Respite Care Center

Erika Mallory ~ emallory@crccomaha.org ~ (402) 496-1000 2010 N. 88th Street Omaha, NE 68134 ~ https://crccomaha.org     We provide comprehensive services and family support for children with special medical, developmental, cognitive and impairment impacted children by providing services that evoke maximum potential and foster the development of intellectual and social competence. Types of Service: Assistance with daily activities, [...]

American Cancer Society

Cat Henning ~ cat.henning@cancer.org ~  701-219-9789 9850 Nicholas St, Suite 200, Omaha, NE 68114 ~ www.RelayForLife.org/CreightonUNE   The American Cancer Society’s mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer. The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. Our [...]

American Red Cross Omaha/Council Bluffs Metro

Barby Clark~ (402)803-8430 ~ barby.clark@redcross.org 2912 S 80th Ave, Omaha, NE 68124 ~ http://www.redcross.org/ne/omaha/volunteer Volunteers Opportunities include:  responding to local disasters such as house fires; organizing and participating in neighborhood smoke alarm installations; helping educate the community about the services and support provided by the American Red Cross; and more! Types of Service: Assistance with daily [...]

The Big Garden (a program of United Methodist Ministries)

Jaimee Trobough~ (402) 898-9862 ~ jtrobough@biggarden.org 5602 Read Street Omaha, NE 68152 ~ BigGarden.org We are a network of 150+ community gardens in metro-Omaha, greater Nebraska, Kansas, and Southwest Iowa. We work to reduce hunger and build community by teaching people to grow, cook, and preserve their own food. We need volunteers at our urban campus near 56th [...]

Child Saving Institute

Anna Willey ~ 402-504-3664 ~ awilley@childsaving.org 4545 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68132 ~ www.childsaving.org Child Saving Institute provides a safe haven and healing for thousands of innocent young victims of family crisis, neglect and abuse. We offer the vital services necessary to make at-risk children safe and fractured families whole through programs such as early childhood education, [...]

Hitchcock Nature Center

Kate Simmons ~ (712) 328-5830 ~ katherine.simmons@pottcounty.com  27792 Ski Hill Loop, Honey Creek, IA 51542 ~ www.pottcoconservation.com Hitchcock Nature Center needs volunteers to share their love for the outdoors and help protect our natural resources. Join our friendly welcome desk volunteers assisting guests, answering phones, helping with the gift shop and participating in office projects, while enjoying [...]

Stephen Center

Devon Lee, Volunteer Director ~ (402) 715-5445 ~ devon.lee@stephencenter.org 2723 Q St, Omaha, NE 68107 ~ www.stephencenter.org Volunteers at Stephen Center serve in a variety of capacities, 7 days a week 24 hours a day. Current volunteer needs include serving in the shelter office, as a front desk receptionist, overnight volunteer and assistance at the Stephen Center Thrift Store. [...]