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Volunteer Needs Column 

November 15,  2013  

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End of Year Mailing  

The International Center offices are warm, the staff is friendly, and you'd have the chance to interact with people from all around the world as they come through the International Center for various activities and classes.  

They need volunteers to mail out about 2,000 letters. The envelopes need to be stuffed, sealed and address labels applied. If interested, visit volunteer center website or contact Sarah, sarah@intlctr.org or 765-743-4353.

Riding Center Store Seeking Staffing 
horse-shoe.jpg Brookston Tack & Feed is a consignment shop located at Therapeion Therapeutic Riding Center. They sell new and used saddles, tack, and all things equestrian. All proceeds from sales at BTAF are used to help support programing at Therapeion. If you are interested in being volunteer staffing, sign up on volunteer center website, or contact Libby, therapeion@yahoo.com or 413-9755.

Still Needed 
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Tippecanoe County Courts Services is seeking volunteers to assist staff on intake; orientation of clients; answering phones and directing calls to appropriate staff; schedule appointments; greet clients; data entry; and filing.

Volunteers must pass a criminal background check and adhere to confidentiality requirements.

If interested, visit website or contact Lisa, at lsmith@tippecanoe.in.gov or 423-1172.

Bell Ringers

The Salvation Army's annual kettle campaign is beginning November 22 . More than ever, volunteers are needed to help ring the bells and raise funds to assist those in need in the community. Groups, businesses, families, and individuals are welcome to sign up. All it takes is a friendly smile, a ring of the bell, and a warm "thank you" to those who give. For more information or to sign up, go to their on-line website, www.registertoring.com or call Audrey Schneider at 765- 742-0006, ext. 4

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Tax Season is Almost Here!   
Help low income families in your community...

By joining the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) team, you will assist low-to-moderate income families by preparing their 2013 tax returns.

VITA volunteer
To become a VITA Volunteer or for more information contact:

Jennifer Million at (756) 742-9077 ext 227, jmillion@uw.lafayette.in.us

or visit


Free training and certification to prepare taxes begins in December so call now!

Learn more about other volunteer opportunities 


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~ Unknown

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