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LITA of Contra Costa

Volunteers at Nursing Hospital Circus Day 2014
LITA of Contra Costa involves community members of All Ages, educating and supporting Youth, Families and aspiring Artists for Success as Volunteer Visitors accomplishing our Mission to improve quality of life for seniors and disabled persons living in assisted living and skilled nursing facilities throughout Contra Costa and Alameda County

LITA of CC has reduced our full in person board meetings to just 2 each year. We had our last 2017 meeting in November and plan our next meeting for January 20, 2018. LOVE IS THE ANSWER is a beloved public charity active since 1980 doing friendly visitor volunteer work with senior and disabled care facility residents. LITA needs to add Board members and increase annual income by $10,000 this year. If you havwe any of these skills , please contact LITA of CC: Strategic thinker connected to and experienced in federal or county block grants. Seeking any of these backgrounds: Successful Non profit Fundraiser
A Business development professional with finance and governance experience A Law professional dealing with estates and planned gifts A person with strong skill set, able to file forms and Handle money. A Pro bono Attorney to oversee compliance issues. A Professional in Healthcare field, to add credence to existing studies proving the very real improvements we bring to hundreds of seniors in care facilities.
Our facebook page keeps current activity in photos and we have website at www.litaofcontracosta.org

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About LITA of Contra Costa

Location:

PO BOX 121, 135 Prospect Avenue, PORT COSTA, CA 94569, US

Mission Statement

"Love Is The Answer" LITA of Contra Costa (since 1980) involves community members of all ages, educating and supporting youth, students families and aspiring artsts to be Volunteers to fulfill our Mission to imporve qualiaty of life for senior & disabled persons living full time in nursing care as well as memory care and assisted living facilities in Contra Costa County.

Description

LITA of CC maintaints an average of 50 volunteers monthly who serve in over 30 skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, primarily in Contra Costa County. LITA is non-sectarian. There is no charge for LITA volunteer services.

MUSIC AWAKENINGS: LITA has long supported the miracle of Music to enhance healing & joy. Volunteers program IPods especially for an individual patient (who may have speech, sight or social disabilities) with 4 or more hours of music from their prime of life. Songs on the play list stimulate golden memories, reducing stress, insomnia , agitation depression and alleviating sundowning. Spontaneously singing along with beloved lyrics, patients has created new pathways torestore speech.

LITA of Contra Costa consistently encourages Intergeneration Appreciation, with events and holiday or project visits for groups from preschool through High School and College. Family visits are also encouraged and supported within this Love Is The Answer volunteer program.

Arts Volunteers at all ages & levels of perfecting audio/visual, music, dance, acting, poetry and other performing & fine arts, share these gifts with seniors in continuing care. Our most popular LITA program is Pet Visitors bringing gentle dogs, cats, turtles birds.. Year round LITA manages dozens of Pet Parade Events.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

135 Prospect AvenueConvenient Meeting locations Contra Costa CountyOffice PO Box 121Port Costa, CA 94569

(38.04667,-122.18517)
 

SKILLS

  • Resource Development / Management
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Fundraising
  • Business Development & Sales Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two board meetings and two fundraising events
  • Contract and agreement to policies and procedures

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