Needs from: UW of South Central Nebraska

Inkind: Career Closet Donations-Need spring and summer clothing, shoes, jewelry

The YWCA served 198 women this past year, 49% of these women (that we were able to track)received employment or went back to school.  The majority of these women appreciated the Career Closet services because the clothing helped to build their self-esteem and confidence needed to pursue a job.  With this many women served our Career Closet is running low on certain items, so as you Spring Clean think of us.  The clothing is no cost to our women and is part of our Empowering Women program.  Listed are a few of items desperately needed:

Hygiene products (toothpaste, tooth brushes, shampoo, conditioner etc.), Purses, Trouser socks, Black soled shoes no slip for restaurants, Dress slacks, Gently used bras  (new undergarments) and plus size clothing

 In need of black non-slip shoes and black slacks for restaurant positions

Agency: YWCA Adams County
Need Type: Inkind
Date: ongoing
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Donations to the HHS Food Pantry

Our pantry serves HHS students every week to meet food and hygiene needs. We are always in need of nonperishable goods (that teenagers would like) and personal Hygiene products. 

Our current food needs: canned protein like tuna and chicken, mac & cheese, granola bars, canned ravioli and other easy to fix meals. Please consider that not all students have access to a full kitchen, or additional ingredients that might be needed.

Our current hygiene needs: acne face wash, laundry detergent pods (will be packaged for individuals), bandaids, Neosporin, shampoo & conditioner, deodorant 

 

Financial Contributions can be made to the Hastings Public Schools Foundation - designate Food Pantry on the memo line of your check.

Hastings Public Schools Foundation

1924 West A Street

Hastings, NE 68901

(402) 461-7564

Agency: Hastings High School Food Pantry
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Packing

We have over 100 families that we serve weekly, meaning we have a lot of food that needs to be packed into sacks. 

We are always in need of people to help pack, and this project can be done once or multiple times throughout the school year.

We pack weekly at Hastings College and are willing to work with individuals and groups to accommodate days and times that work best for the majority of people. Feel free to contact us to set up a time to pack with your family, friends, church, community group, etc.  

 

Agency: Food 4 Thought
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: Yes

Volunteer: Deliveries

We are rapidly expanding the schools that we provide food for and sometimes our volunteers aren't able to complete a delivery. 

We are looking for individuals who have transportation and would be 'on call' to deliver a tote.

 

 

Agency: Food 4 Thought
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: 1 years old
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: Yes

Volunteer: Volunteers

The Hastings Literacy Program is always in need of individuals who would like to give a few hours of their time a week to help our students gain a better understanding of Math, Reading and English. Volunteers are able to be a part of the bigger picture of students earning their GED or improving their English language skills.

Agency: Hastings Literacy Program
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Newsletter

Looking for volunteers the last Monday of every other month to help fold and send out newsletters to our members.

We serve breakfast afterwards!

Agency: YWCA Adams County
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Inkind: Maternity clothing for our Career Closet

Please donate maternity clothes to the YWCA

thank you!

Agency: YWCA Adams County
Need Type: Inkind
Date: ongoing
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Check-In for the Zone

We would like volunteers to help check in students after school at the Zone:

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 3:30-5pm

Wed 2:30-5pm

Agency: YWCA Adams County
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: runs until 05/20/2017
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Zone Dinner Program

Volunteer from 5-7:00pm every Tuesday and Thursday at the Zone during the Free Dinner Program.  Help prepare and serve food.

Agency: YWCA Adams County
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: Volunteer in Donation Room

Hope’s closet is a donation room at the SASA building where we keep various clothing items that can be of use to survivors. All of the clothing items are donated and need to be sorted through on a regular basis. Donation room volunteers will be tasked with organizing the donations. The food pantry has food items donated that also need to be regularly sorted through and packed into bags that can be made into meals. Donation room volunteers have various commitment levels and have the option of volunteering just once or on a regular basis. 

Agency: The Spouse Abuse Sexual Assault Crisis Center, Inc. (SASA)
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >14 years old
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: Yes

Volunteer: Community Outreach Volunteer

Community Outreach Volunteers attend community events to help educate the community about domestic violence and sexual assault. They also inform community members of the programs and resources available through SASA. These volunteers are required to attend a 3-6 hour training around domestic violence, sexual assault, SASA, and materials to hand out. After training, volunteers will be kept on a list and contacted when there is an upcoming event. 

Agency: The Spouse Abuse Sexual Assault Crisis Center, Inc. (SASA)
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: Yes

Volunteer: Coordinate a food/clothing drive for your community group, church, etc.

Are you apart of a generous community group or church? Help SASA organize a food/clothing drive to provide for families in crisis. Contact the volunteer coordinator for more details. 

Agency: The Spouse Abuse Sexual Assault Crisis Center, Inc. (SASA)
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: Yes