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  • Volunteer for the Christmas Cookie Fundraiser

    December 13th, 2020 10am-1pm
    St. Paul's Gym
    -Bake Cookies (in advance)
    -Work the Event 10am - 1pm
    -Clean Up 1-3pm
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    Holiday Help

    Faith Countryside Homes

    If your residents would welcome visitors, is there any type of small gift that we could provide for them? If so, please provide very specific details.

    Cozy socks, activity books, snacks, lotions, and brand name sodas are very popular.

    Are you collecting any specific items for your residents over the holidays? If so, please provide very specific details.

    We would be grateful for cozy socks, lotions, activity books, snacks, brand name sodas, Reader's Digest large print subscription, Reminisce subscription, wreaths, and seasonal decor.


    Amanda Passmore



    Eden Village Retirement Center

    If your residents would welcome visitors, is there any type of small gift that we could provide for them? If so, please provide very specific details.

    Yes, visitors can come to come to the care center to sing, bring cards, and visit.

    If your residents would welcome visitors, is there any type of small gift that we could provide for them? If so, please provide very specific details.

    Blankets, hand lotion, candy, soap, word puzzles.


    Sonya Preston




    Alzheimer's Association

    The Alzheimer's Association is always looking for people to join their committee for the Walk to End Alzheimer's. Visit our website for more information!

    American Cancer Society

    If you'd like to volunteer for the Relay for Life of Troy Event or if you have a few hours a month to spare and want to make a difference in your community, please download and complete this form, then send it to us and we will contact you. Make a difference in someone's life today!

    Relay for Life volunteers needed. If interested in volunteering, please contact the American Cancer Society at 618.288.2320 or visit cancer.org.

    Anderson Hospital Volunteer Opportunities

    Are you interested in a volunteer opportunity?  Contact Anderson Hospital Auxiliary (288-5711) for more information.

    Call for Help Internship Opportunities

    Do you have a passion for helping people in crisis, engaging communities, or speaking out about social change?
    Call for Help offers internships that allow students to develop professional skills while making a difference in their community.

    We offer internships in
    •    Advocacy
    •    Counseling
    •    Education and Training
    •    Resource an Volunteer Development

    All of our interns are required to complete a minimum of 40-hours of sexual assault crisis intervention training.
    24HR Crisis Hotline 618-397-0975

    Cambridge House of Maryville Seeking Volunteers

    Resident Services Coordinator Kathy Tammen is asking for members of the public who might be interested in assisting with or leading certain activities with our residents.
    Examples of activities include bingo calling, leading arts & crafts groups or various interest groups.  Anyone with a special skill, hobby, or talent is also encouraged to volunteer.  
    Volunteer hours are flexible, and are available during weekdays, weeknights, weekends, and holidays.  Volunteers of all ages are welcome, especially those who are in need of volunteer service hours for school districts or local churches.

    For additional information or to inquire about becoming a volunteer, please contact Resident Services Coordinator Kathy Tammen at 618-288-2211 or by email.

    Edwardsville Children's Museum

    Edwardsville Children's Museum
    722 Holyoake Rd
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618) 692-2094
    Volunteers always welcome – contact executive@edwardsvillechildrensmuseum.org

    Girl Scout Volunteer Opportunities

    Adult Members - Volunteer as troop leaders, troop helpers, robotics coaches, day camp volunteers, and more!
    Contact: Maureen Johnson 
    4 Ginger Creek Parkway
    Glen Carbon, IL 62034
    Phone: 800-345-6858

    Jarvis Senior Center

    Volunteer is needed to call bingo on Friday's from 12:15 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. (You can pick a Friday or do them all). Businesses are welcome to sponsor Bingo. A Volunteer is also needed on Tuesdays and Thursdays mornings 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. to ride Senior Van and assist carrying groceries into homes.
    Call Sherry at 667-2022 for more information.

    Ministries Unlimited

    Ministries Unlimited will need volunteers to help deliver Christmas boxes and gifts on December 21st at 9:00 A.M. The delivery location this year is the Troy United Methodist Church. Boxes will be packed December 17th - 20th at 9:00 A.M. daily, volunteers are needed for this as well. 
    A cash donation goal of $40,000 has been set for this Christmas season.

    For more information call the pantry at (667-5053).

    Partners 4 Pets

    Partners 4 Pets
    Contact: Jennifer Daugherty
    Phone: 618-540-PETS
    Email: partnersforpetsvolunteers@gmail.com
    Website: http://www.partnersforpetsil.org/

    Special Olympics

    Volunteers are the core of the Special Olympics program and we could not exist today without the time, energy, education and commitment of our volunteers. Special Olympics Illinois relies on people of all ages to help in every aspect of the program – both at the local and state level. Anyone 10 years or older can be a general Special Olympics volunteer and coaches must be at least 14 years of age or older. For more information, reach out to Steve Whitlatch at swhitlatch@soill.org or 618-654-6680.

    Salvation Army

    Work - Live - Donate: Devote Yourself to Your Community
    Check out the: 
    Volunteer Opportunities: Bell Ringing, Toy Shop, Adopt a Family
    Donation Opportunities: Donate Money, Coats, New Toys, and/or Food
    Contact Travis or Bev to get signed up! or call 618-667-8769

    Southwestern Illinois Volunteer Center

    Need volunteers? Want to volunteer? Visit our website and see what opportunities are waiting for you!