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Adults 55 or older are invited to share their time and talents through the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.

Accident, liability and excess auto insurance are provided; mileage reimbursement is available.

Call RSVP at 271-0255 weekdays (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) or stop by 471 Sutton Way, No. 202, in Grass Valley.

Office Assistance

A volunteer is needed Wednesday mornings to answer phones and do some copying.

Grant writer

Assistance is needed writing grants for a local nonprofit.

E Bay sales coordinator

A volunteer is needed to review items for possible sale, research current and completed sales and to determine value and establish price.

Kitty cuddler

If you enjoy cats and have approximately two hours a week to cuddle cats and tidy their kennels, please give us a call. This volunteer opportunity has successfully reduced the percent of animals destroyed from 68 percent to 2 percent at the local shelter.


Enthusiastic and interested volunteers are needed to brainstorm about ideas and events to raise funds to pay for the medical expenses of animals at the animal shelter. Once on the mend, these animals will be ready for adoption.

Friendly visitors

Volunteers are needed to visit with isolated older adults in their homes. This is a very flexible volunteer opportunity and involves an hour or two of your time each week. Volunteers provide conversation and connection to the community and its services. Visits can include a walk or casual lunch. Our current needs include a number of gentlemen who would enjoy having a man to talk to. We currently have a number of older adults in Alta Sierra and the south county who would benefit from a visit.

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