Needs from: UW of South Central Nebraska

Volunteer: Thrift Store Cashiers

If you like the thrift experience and love the interaction with other volunteers, the St. Joseph Gift & Thrift is the place for you.  We’re looking for sorters on Thursday afternoons and Fridays.  Don't worry if you’re not experienced, we’ll train you.  Come join our fun, dynamic group.  

Agency: Catholic Social Services
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: No

Volunteer: DIRTY JOBS

Sometimes you just gotta do it. Our thrift store parking lot needs swept out, weeds pulled or axed and spiffied up. Boring and tedious by oneself, but can be "a lot of fun" for a group. No hot days and no blizzards, done in May, June and September, or a mild day in October.

Agency: Catholic Social Services
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 68901
Allow Groups: Yes

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: Career Closet

Need a volunteer to hang clothes and organize new donations.

Agency: YWCA Adams County
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >16 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

Volunteer: Scanning & Computer work

Looking for a volunteer to help scan and do some light computer work.  

 

NEEDS TO HAVE COMPUTER EXPERIENCE

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

Volunteer: Yard Work

Clean up the outside, trash weeds, ect

Agency: YWCA Adams County
Need Type: Volunteer
Date: ongoing
Agency Requirement: >16 years old
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: 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