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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Main Street, New HavenEast HartfordNew Haven, CT 06515

Help a person who is legally blind to manage their paper, mail and official documents. You will be a help and you can make a new friend too!

About

A Saturday of service is needed for a lady who is blind and wants to attend meetings of the National Federation of the Blind. She would like a driver from New Haven to East Hartford. The meeting are once per month from 10 a.m., to noon plus the travel time. If you are interested in helping a neighbor and want to start small with a defined task, this is a great opportunity.

Requirements to be a great volunteer include:

  • a desire to help others;
  • a pleasant demeanor;
  • a good reading/speaking voice;
  • average reading skills;
  • organizational or planning abilities;
  • a good driving record;
  • a clear criminal history;
  • two references
  • access to a car with proof of insurance;
  • a minimum of $50/100k liability and $5,000 of property damage coverage.

Skills

  • Bus/Van Driving

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours per month approximately
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