Bristol History Buff and/or Library Stack Master Needed to Read for Local Man


(41.6824,-72.9318)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

area of route 72Library on High StreetBristol, CT 06010

Help a local lady learn about the modern workplace or volunteer location. Share your talents and skills with someone new!

About

Local fellow who grew up in Bristol and has returned to town is seeking a reader for library material that has been put on microfiche machines. He is interested in Bristol history and major town events that capture city history from the 1890s. Once documents are identified, he would like them to be read into a recording device for the blind.

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

  • Journalism
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • History
  • Storytelling
  • Literacy / Reading

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
  • Must Agree to Voice Recording
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