Volunteer Opportunities

 7th Street Theatre  Jamie Brand
 Hoquiam  537-7400  misc. repairs/help at events/deliver posters/stage & sound technicians
 Aberdeen Eagles  Virgil Papke
 Aberdeen  532-7520  help with events
 Aberdeen Museum of History  Dann Sears
 Aberdeen  533-1976  docents/receptionists/conservation of artifacts/catalog photographs
 ALTRUSA International of Central Grays Harbor  Elaine Redner
 Aberdeen  581-5347  serve women, children, and literacy in Aberdeen, Hoquiam, and Cosmopolis
 American Red Cross Mount Rainier Chapter  Karen Kim
 Olympia  528-3361  mass care sheltering/disaster responders/community preparedness educators
 ARC of Grays Harbor  Charlene McCarty
 Aberdeen  537-7000  office work/help with events
 Cancer Resource Center  Gayle Powell
 Hoquiam  532-4239  provide emotional support and information/help to find funding and collect wigs
 Catholic Community Services  Angela Bove
 Aberdeen  637-8563  help children, teens, disabled adults, seniors, and others in need
 Citizens for Children’s Fund  Betty Miller
 Hoquiam  533-3155  raise funds to help foster children and in-home dependency children
 Coastal Hawks Special Olympics  Paul and Tara Hosler
 Hoquiam  581-3290  coach/chaperone/mentor/provide transportation for any of the sports/sponsorship
 Coastal Waters District Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts  Rick Strom
 Hoquiam  532-6669  leaders/committee members/youth members
 Department of Natural Resources  Jessica Payne
 Olympia  902-1066  brush and build trails/clean up trash/prepare campgrounds
 Domestic Violence Center  Gloria Callaghan
 Hoquiam  538-0733  assist victims (free training required)
 Elma Police VIP’s  Elroy Papke
 Elma  482-3232  residence checks/update information/traffic control at festivals/patrol
 Eyes in the Woods  Kyle Winton
 Aberdeen  870-0534  volunteer with Department of Fish and Wildlife/work on projects/clean up woods
 Foster Parents-Division of Children & Family  Dorothy DeLateur
 Aberdeen  537-4340  become foster parents (free training provided)
 Four H Club  Tracie Hanson
 Elma  482-2934  leaders for projects or clubs
 Friends of the Library in Aberdeen  Becky Durr
 Aberdeen  532-6352  sponsor children and adult library programs/arrange for displays/sell books
 Friendship House  Paula Rowell
 Aberdeen  533-2221  clothing bank workers/Spanish interpreters/office work/teach homemaking
 Girl Scouts of Western Washington  Juli Maiuri
 Tacoma  985-7752  leaders/speakers/camping specialists/youth members
 Grays Harbor Civil Defense  Chris Yeager
 Aberdeen  532-2528  learn and teach self-sufficiency and preparedness once a month at Montesano City Hall
 Grays Harbor Community Hospital  Karen Shafer
 Aberdeen  537-5103  patient services and staff support
 Grays Harbor Fairgrounds/Tourism  Mike Bruner
 Elma  482-2651  inside and outside activities to put on Grays Harbor Fair and events at the fairground
 Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Landing  Helen Bond
 Aberdeen  532-8611  help with Seaport Landing/office support/building construction & maintenance/yard work
 Grays Harbor Neighborhood Watch Programs  Linda Webb
 Hoquiam  532-6709  leaders and members to help make their neighborhoods a community
 Grays Harbor Republican Party  Bruce Daniels
 Aberdeen  500-9548  decorate floats & booths/write letters & p.r./doorbell/work telephone banks/host dignitaries
 Grays Harbor Sheriff VIP’s  Brian Rydman
 Montesano  249-3711  vacation checks/deliver bulletins/traffic control and parades/clerical/nighttime fairgrounds patrol
 Grays Harbor Youth Center of C.C.S.  Charles Scamman
 Aberdeen  589-3259  help with street outreach(must be able to walk and hand out supplies)/volunteer at shelter
 Habitat for Humanity  Darlene Triggs
 Hoquiam  533-8090  partner with families to build modest, adequate homes/volunteer in the Habitat store
 Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals  Lisa Moore
 Raymond  942-4716  foster homes for cats and kittens/help at adoption days (every Wednesday 3-6 p.m.)
 Heart and Hands Pregnancy Care Center  DeDe Higginbotham
 Aberdeen  532-1104  donate supplies/sort clothes/receptionists/hot liners/consultants (training available)
 Hoquiam Association for Youth  Tanya Bowers-Anderson
 Hoquiam  533-7902  become board members/help with activities and special events for youth
 Hoquiam Community Services  Tracy Wood
 Hoquiam  532-5700  help organize and run adult runs, summer programs, and festivals
 Hoquiam Police Department’s Crime Watch  Betsy Seidel
 Hoquiam  533-5968  residential and commercial building checks/traffic control at events/safety talks/graffiti abatement
 Hoquiam Youth Baseball Association  Steve Jump
 Hoquiam  580-7100  concession stands/score games/groundskeeping/umpire/coach and manage teams
 KOSW Radio Station  Jaime Delaney-Stevens
 Ocean Shores  289-5679  help make this all-volunteer radio station be successful
 League of Women Voters  Shannon Vandenbush
 Ocean Shores  289-4405  nonpartisans work to encourage public education, inclusion, fair and balanced forums
 Long Boats  Helen Bond
 Aberdeen  532-8611  wooden boat maintenance/pulling and sailing/student support
 Master Gardeners  Sharon Kulish-Bayles
 Elma  482-2934  assist with gardening projects, tours, children’s garden, & demonstrations (required training)
 Montesano Health and Rehab  Ron Wilkes
 Montesano  249-2273  play piano/do activities/transport to appointments
 NeighborWorks of Grays Harbor  Nancy Lyle
 Aberdeen  533-7828  help serve Grays Harbor residents who are seeking advice on housing and loans
 Ocean Shores Chamber of Commerce  Jessie Ellis
 Ocean Shores  289-2451  help in office/work with visitors
 Pacific Care Center  Moira Connor
 Hoquiam  532-7882  accompany residents to doctor appointments/arts and crafts/read/play cards
 PAVE Pipeline  Vanessa Lewis
 Tacoma  800-577-7368  advocate for families who are going through the IEP process at schools
 Polson Museum  John Larson
 Hoquiam  533-5862  catalog artifacts/tour guides & greeters/museum conservation & restoration/gardening
 Reach & Rise Mentoring Program at YMCA of GH  Megan Haviland
 Hoquiam  537-9622  one year of one-three hours a week mentoring a youth who is 6-17 years old
 Salvation Army Family Services  Andrea Resendez
 Aberdeen  533-1062  bell ringers at Christmas time/Food Bandk helpers Monday-Thursday
 Senior Companion Program  Karen Keogh  1-888-532-9542
 Hoquiam  532-9542  55+years volunteers give one-to-one in-home support to adultswho are handicapped
 Stafford Creek Corrections Center  Dawn Taylor
 Aberdeen  537-2029  speaking engagements/recreation/hobbies and crafts/religious meetings/assistants
 Therapy Dogs of Grays Harbor  Marlene Vahl
 Montesano  249-6116  dogs and owners who can come to schools and read with students
 United Way of Grays Harbor  Kelley McDonald
 Aberdeen  532-6260  fundraising campaign to help 23 local agencies/help with fall Coat, Shoes, & Blanket Drive
 Westport Chamber of Commerce  Leslie Eichner
 Westport  268-9422  assist with April’s Crab Feed & Races and June’s Rusty Scupper’s Pirate Daze
 Westport South Beach Senior House  Margie Ekstrand
 Westport  268-0156  clean up/cook/wash dishes Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
 YoungLife  Meghan Anderson
 Aberdeen  589-3144  help with fundraising and weekly mentors for youth


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