The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Area of Main StreetWithin 5 to 7 miles of your home or workYour Town or NearbyPlymouth, CT06782
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!
Self motivated, active and independent individual needed to help a lady with legal blindness to move things from her to do list to her ta-done list. If you can read mail, organize files, clip coupons and can stop by once a week either on a Wednesday morning or the weekend, this is a great opportunity for you.
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;
access to a car with proof of insurance;
a minimum of $50/100k liability and $5,000 of property damage coverage.