Alexandria and Arlington volunteer opportunities
Alexandria Mentoring Partnership will host a mentor recruitment cruise and dockside reception for new volunteers Tuesday. Reception will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and cruise departs at 7:30 p.m. and returns at 9:30 p.m. To reserve, 703-746-4506 or http:/
Arlington Food Assistance Center needs fruits, vegetables and herbs from local gardens for needy families. Drop off donations at the center, 2708 S. Nelson St., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, or call 703-845-8486 to schedule a drop-off; Arlington Farmers Market, North 14th Street and North Courthouse Road, at the Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia help desk, 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays; and Rock Spring Church, 5010 Little Falls Rd., Sunday mornings. 703-845-8486 or http:/
Arlington Senior Adult Travel will hold an information session on volunteer opportunities, 1 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. 703-228-0955.
Boeing and Reading Connection will host a backpack campaign during the Rosslyn Business Improvement District lunchtime concerts. Drop off backpacks or school donations from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday and July 28 at Wilson Boulevard and North Moore Street in Arlington. http:/
Del Ray Artisans needs photographers to teach children ages 8-14 at the Art Camp, July 26-30. email@example.com.
The Virginia Hospital Center Auxiliary needs volunteers for patient services. 703-558-6401, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays.
Third Baptist Church needs help creating a church Web site and logo. 703-683-1616 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alexandria Adult Day Services Center needs an ancillary staff for work with the elderly, food preparation and service, and clerical duties at the center. 703-746-5673 or email@example.com.
The Alexandria Mental Services Chest needs volunteers to develop branding and create a Web site and logo for the organization. 703-236-7077 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alexandria Office on Women needs an intern to help with the planning, logistics, development and event management of the 2010 Walk to Fight Breast Cancer. 703-746-3123 or email@example.com.
The Bible Stories Theatre of Fine and Performing Arts needs volunteers to help create a flier for a double-dutch rope contest, Web site and branding for the organization. 800-892-5802.