EAST COUNTY VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITES FROM RSVP
The clerk of the City of El Cajon needs help with office support. Call (619)441-1760.
Grossmont Hospital needs volunteers to transport patients, visitors and staff between hospital and parking areas and to assist security staff with parking patrol. Call Imozelle McVeigh at (619)644-4059.
Santee Chamber of Commerce needs resource assistant with computer skills. Call Meredith Riffel at (619)448-8175.
Spring Valley Community Center needs tutors/mentors and program aides for elementary age children. Call Renell Nailon at (619)479-1832.
Caring Neighbors East (Zip Trip) needs drivers and volunteer dispatchers for a transportation program for low-income seniors and disabled adults. Call Rigo Del Campo at (619)263-1384.
La Mesa-Spring Valley School District needs mentors for an intergenerational program. Call Bill Pitts at (619)668-5700 x6250.
Foster Family Assistance Program in El Cajon needs volunteers to help foster families with transportation and respite care. Call Dana Parrino at (619)401-3676.
Edgemoor Hospital is looking for a nursery person to care for the rose garden (50 plants). Call Russ Williams at (619)454-9569.
La Mesa Community Services needs volunteers in its Project KAST (Kids and Seniors Together) Program. Children are ages 7-9 years. 2 hours per week. Call Michele Greenberg-McClung at (619)667-1333.
The Fund For Animals Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Ramona needs Center Aides for landscaping, gardening, cleaning enclosures of domestic and wild animals, minor construction and building repair. Call Cindy Traisi at (760)789-2324.
HICAP, the State health insurance information and assistance program, needs volunteers to counsel Medicare beneficiaries about their benefits, options and rights. Training will be provided to those who like to learn, teach and help. Call Elsa Mejia at 1-800-434-0222 x209.
Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum needs aircraft restoration metal workers, docents, teachers, greeters, ship restoration, librarians, graphic artists, safety patrol, administrative assistants, and receptionist volunteers. Call Laurie Switzer at (619)544-9600 x222.
Guardian Angel Volunteers visit seniors in long-term care facilities who may have no other visitors and are in need of companionship. Hours are flexible. Call Mia Gurule at (619)543-4714.
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is recruiting trainers for the Seniors Against Investment Fraud (SAIF). Call Sandy Lawrensen at (858)505-6448. After training you can give community presentations.