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.
In just 2-4 hours each month, you can protect vulnerable adults from financial abuse, eviction, utility cut off, and loss of independence. The Oregon Money Management Program is a statewide network of community service agencies, that train and support volunteers who help low-income older adults with daily money management tasks.
If you are compassionate, patient, organized and good at managing your own personal finances we would love to hear from you.
Program goals are to promote independent living & self-sufficiency, preserve dignity, prevent homelessness and protect against financial abuse and fraud. Service is personalized, confidential and flexible.