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.
Pass your computer skills on to another person through one-on-one assistance, as needed, at your local library. Guide a new computer user with opening an email account, using an internet browser, printing using the library's printing system and features, or share tips and tricks to help them become comfortable using a computer. Help other users sign up for and download ebooks on their reading device, through the library system's various ebook or audiobook formats and options.
Most computer coaches are scheduled for a regular 2-hour time slot once per week on a specific day of the week when the library is open.