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.

H.O.P.E. (Help Other People Eat) The newest thrift store in our area is looking for friendly artistic sales associates. Funds generated by this store will go toward the purchase of a permanent home for the Food Bank of Nevada County.

Friendly visitor

Gentlemen who would enjoy sharing time and a walk with a new friend are needed in downtown Grass Valley and in the Ridge Road area.

Hospital Auxiliary

Call now if you would enjoy sharing a few hours of your time monthly with friendly positive people. There are a wide variety of volunteer opportunities available and this is a great way to share your talents with your community.

Creative cook

A cook is needed on Wednesday to create a noontime meal for a group of busy volunteers, kitchen and food provided.


A treasurer is needed to record transactions, prepare monthly reports, monitor budgets and answer financial questions.

Hair dresser

Help is needed Tuesdays to pamper residents of a convalescent hospital. You do not need a license to assist the ladies with washing and setting their hair.


Volunteers are needed to man the busy phones at the Helpline Information and Assistance Program. With the use of the countywide database volunteers assist callers by locating the appropriate agency or service they are looking for.

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