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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 2016 Relay for Life

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 2016 Relay for Life

July 29th, 2016

This volunteer opportunity is for the Relay for Life of Oktibbeha County event on August 5, 2016 at the Mississippi Horse Park (869 E Poor House Rd). Volunteers will assist with registering participants at the registration table, monitoring trash throughout the event to be sure cans do not overflow, and helping take event surveys from participants as they leave the event. The event will begin at 5:00 PM on August 5 and last until 11:00 PM. Volunteers should ideally be 18 years old and abov[...]

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Veterans Helping Veterans

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Veterans Helping Veterans

July 27th, 2016

Legacy Hospice of the South is looking for Veterans or active duty military personnel in our service area to work with Veterans receiving hospice care. Our goal is to improve care for Veterans facing terminal illness by matching them with volunteers who have similar experiences and/or backgrounds. Sharing common experiences can support life review and healing when facing end of life issues. Hospice volunteers are a crucial part of the hospice concept. Direct volunteers work in conjunction wit[...]

Volunteer Newsletter: July 26, 2016

Volunteer Newsletter: July 26, 2016

July 26th, 2016

Help Children Stay on Track With Trailblazers and Other Tutoring Opportunities! Children are our future, and that means it's important for our communities to invest in their education. Many people think tutoring is a way to help children catch up, but it's actually more effective to use tutoring as a way to keep children on track so they won't need to catch up. With that in mind, tutoring programs in the area start right when school starts, and that means they're looking for volunteers now! R[...]

Oktibbeha Audubon Society's Mission

Oktibbeha Audubon Society's Mission

July 25th, 2016

The Oktibbeha Audubon Society's mission is to work within our community to promote conservation of our natural ecosystems. Their focus is birds, along with other wildlife and their natural habitats for the benefit of humanity and nature. For more than a century, Audubon has built a legacy of conservation success by mobilizing the strength of its network of members, chapters, Audubon centers, state offices, and dedicated professional staff to connect people with nature and the power to protect[...]