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Retired Senior & Volunteers Program

The Union Staff

If you are 55 years or older, sign up with Retired and Senior Volunteers Program to help our community.

Accident, liability and excess auto insurance provided. Mileage reimbursement available. Call 271-0255, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., weekdays. Or stop by 714 W. Main St., Suite 2, Grass Valley, 95945.

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Help a senior outreach nurse on the second and third Wednesday of each month.

Senior center


Help is needed with many special events including the silent auction, Celebrity Waiter Dinner and monthly dinner dances. There are also openings for receptionist and travel desk assistants. A coordinator is needed for Monday afternoon bridge, and there are always openings for drivers for home-delivered meals.

Office assistant

Answer phones in a friendly voice, file, fax, and make copies.

School workers

Assist with activities in an elementary classroom or mentor a first- or second-grade student.

Park workers

Applications are now being accepted for a wide variety of volunteer activities at the Empire Mine State Historic Park. Give tours to the public and school groups, maintain the landscaped grounds and heritage rose garden, rebuild and maintain historic buildings, or be involved in the history program at the Bourn Cottage and mine yard. Call now 271-0255.



Assist disabled riders to board Telecare buses, weekdays, 3-4 p.m.


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