The Exceptional Rodeo at The Expo in Central Point, Oregon, will be Saturday, June 4, from 10-11:30 a.m. There is an RSVP registration to ensure that adequate T-shirts and food are available. Volunteers are welcome. Rascal Rodeo produces rodeo events for special needs individuals of all ages. No horse or rodeo experience is required. This is a free event. Please register on the website to participate or volunteer. Sponsorship opportunities are available too. www.rascalrodeo.org
Healthy Sisters is a medical transportation program from Portland's New City Initiative for women who have experienced homelessness. The program is growing and additional female volunteer drivers are needed to help respond to the increase in ridership.
The nonprofit aims to raise awareness and support to combat childhood poverty
The Red Cross does not just spring into action on the eve of major hurricanes or tsunamis. They are out in local communities daily responding to neighborhood disasters: chief among them - home fires.
If you have a desire to serve your community’s homeless population by volunteering in a shelter, but a lack of training is getting in your way, The Red Cross in McMinnville has just the course for you. Their “Shelter Management Class” on February 10 is designed for anyone interested in helping in a shelter. This class starts at 7 pm at the McMinnville Police Department training room.
The United Way of the Columbia-Willamette invites you to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s legacy through service this MLK weekend. The holiday honoring his work to advance the human condition makes us marvel at the change one man can bring through deep conviction and commitment. Hands On Greater Portland, UW’s volunteer arm, asks us to consider the change we can then affect as a group of committed individuals who care about the communities in which we live.