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ORGANIZATION: Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District

  • 6 people are interested
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We're looking for friendly faces! Friends of the PPLD, a non-profit organization supporting local public libraries for over 70 years, needs a book-loving volunteer who would enjoy processing book donations on Saturdays. The task includes sorting for quality and by genre, then displaying/shelving materials in our Friends area for sale. No money handling is required, and training is provided. Shift is weekly on Saturdays for two to three hours between 10 am and 5 pm.

Information about Friends is on our website, www.friendsofppld.org. To apply, fill out the Volunteer Application provided on our website.

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About Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District

Location:

5550 N.Union Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80918, US

Mission Statement

Mission: the Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District supports the Pikes Peak Library District in providing programs and spaces that cultivate belonging, personal growth, and strong communities. We achieve this by: • Growing and retaining a thriving diverse membership • Recruiting and leading strong, dedicated volunteers • Providing affordable books for library patrons through our bookstores and book sales • Raising money through book sales programs membership and donations

Description

The Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District was established on March 11, 1955 in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Colorado Springs Public Library, and incorporated as a nonprofit organization in 1969.
We support the Pikes Peak Library District by serving as community advocates, raising funds to enhance library services and programs, promoting the love of reading and books, and recirculating materials in environmentally responsible ways.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Community
Education & Literacy
Arts & Culture, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

20 North Cascade AvenuePenrose LibraryColorado Springs, CO 80903

(38.83479,-104.82652)
 

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Organization

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two to three hours per week on Saturdays.
  • Must be 18 or older.

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