Gadsby’s Tavern Museum seeks junior docents. Apply by Thursday. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-746-4242.
Rebuilding Together Alexandria needs volunteers to repair homes or donate materials. www.rebuildingtogetheralex.org or 703-836-1021.
Susan G. Komen Global Race for the Cure needs volunteers for race day on May 11. To register, www.info-komen.org/kgrvolunteer or email@example.com.
Travelers Aid seeks volunteers to staff airport information desks and provide travel and tourist information. Must commit to six months. Training and parking provided. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-417-3975.
Virginia Hospital Center needs volunteers to assist patients and visitors and help in the nonprofit gift shops. 703-558-6401.
Call the numbers listed below or contact Volunteer Alexandria at 703-836-2176, email@example.com or www.volunteeralexandria.org for information on the following opportunities:
Alexandria Childhood Obesity Action Network needs volunteers to work with children ages 5 to 9 in a vegetable garden on Tuesdays through Oct. 15. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alexandria Visitors Center at Ramsay House needs volunteers to help visitors. 703-746-3313 or email@example.com.
Community Lodgings needs budget mentors. To apply, visit www.communitylodgings.org or 703-739-5856.
Independence Day Parade needs volunteers to carry large helium balloons, flags and stars during the parade in Washington. Must be 14. firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-431-1121.
Islamic Relief USA — Walk for Water needs volunteers on May 4. To register, visit Islamic Relief USA’s Walk for Water page on Facebook. www.irusa.org, zjmohammed@
irusa.org or 703-370-7202.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society needs event planners for the “Light The Night” walk. www.lightthenight.org. Emily.Seeger@lls.org or 703-399-2924.
Literacy Council of Northern Virginia needs tutors for English-speaking adults seeking to improve reading and writing skills. Training provided. To apply, visit www.lcnv.org or 703-237-0866, Ext. 111.
Miracle League of Alexandria needs baseball buddies. email@example.com or 703-746-5402; or firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-683-6526.
Space Of Her Own (SOHO) will hold mentor orientation sessions from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, and April 23. To register, visit http://soho2013.eventbrite.com or e-mail SOHO@spaceofherown.org.
Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) needs parenting class volunteers from next Thursday to May 30. Training provided. To apply, visit www.scanva.org or email@example.com.
Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) Croquet Tournament needs volunteers from 11:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m. May 18. www.scanva.org, firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-820-9001.
Virginia Cooperative Extension is offering a Master Financial Education Volunteer Training session from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 20 and 27. Apply by Monday www.offices.ext.vt.edu, email@example.com or 703-228-6421.
Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program seeks Medicare counselors. Training provided. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-228-1700.
Volunteer Alexandria needs community-service-day site coordinators, event volunteers and photographers for the Spring for Alexandria event, on May 3. To register, visit www.volunteeralexandria.org or email@example.com.
Call the numbers listed below, or contact Volunteer Arlington by calling 703-228-1760 or visiting www.arlingtonva.us/volunteer for information about the following opportunities:
Arlington Historical Museum needs a docent. 978-807-0134.
Arlington Historical Society offers volunteer opportunities. A Web site assistant is also needed. 978-807-0134.
Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing needs computer skills teachers and assistants. A cook for community workshops is also needed. 703-851-3635.
Arlington Public Library system needs computer lab coaches at Columbia Pike Branch Library. 703-228-7688.
Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless needs volunteers for the Support for Kids in Transition program. Tutors for homeless adults are also needed. 703-525-7177, Ext. 23.
ArtStream needs back stage volunteers and mentors. 301-565-4567.
Ball-Sellers House needs docents from April through October. 978-807-0134.
Fenwick Foundation needs an executive assistant.
Doorways for Women and Families seeks a Spanish/English interpreter. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-504-9284.
— Compiled by Ria Manglapus
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