RSVP 2/12/08 |

RSVP 2/12/08

Adults 55 and older are invited to share their time and talents with Nevada County nonprofits, public agencies and schools. Accident, liability and excess auto insurance are provided, and mileage reimbursement is available, for people older than 55. If you are interested in any of the following positions, call RSVP at 271-0255 weekdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or visit our office at 471 Sutton Way, Suite No. 202, in Grass Valley.

Friendly visitor

A friendly visitor is needed to visit a lady in downtown Grass Valley. This is a social visit of an hour a week and helps to keep seniors who have become isolated connected to our community. If you would like to hear more about the programs please call Jackie at 271-0255.

State park


Training will begin March 12 for volunteers interested in positions at the State Parks in our area. Opportunities at the parks include docents, blacksmiths, living history, sales counter and gold panning. Call 271-0255 now to enroll in the upcoming five week training.

Silent auction


Someone with experience organizing silent auctions or an assistant to help with soliciting donations from local businesses is needed to support this summer’s Jazz Camp. Help is also needed raising funds for scholarships.

Resource library assistant

A volunteer is needed once a month to maintain and track overdue items, mail letters, make phone calls and update the database for a small nonprofit resource library.

Information and assistance

Telephone Information and Assistance service seeks nonjudgmental and empathetic volunteers to give out phone numbers for County health, social and other community service referrals. We currently need a volunteers for three and a half hour shifts (12:30Ð4 p.m.) on Wednesday or Friday afternoons.

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