The Compassion Center needs volunteers to help create a sanctuary on a two-acre garden site in College Park. Call Daniel Guetzkow, 301-699-0100, or go to the center's Web site, www.compassioncenter.org.

The Prince George's Volunteer Center seeks office workers with computer and telephone skills. Call N. Park or B. LaCour, 301-699-2800.

Special Olympics Maryland holds its 2004 Summer Games on June 4, 5 and 6. Volunteers are needed as scorekeepers, awards assistants and lunch and beverage helpers. Register at the Web site, www.somd.org.

The Prince George's County Foster Grandparent Program seeks volunteers 60 and older to act as mentors and tutors for children with special needs. The time commitment is 20 hours a week. A monthly stipend and transportation to and from a school each day will be provided. Call Lisa Jenkins, 301-985-3534.

The Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital seeks enthusiastic and energetic volunteers 18 and older to partner with girls and adults in Prince George's County. Call 800-834-1702.

Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence needs office help from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays in its Bowie office. People also are needed to help coordinate efforts involving immigrant and non-English-speaking communities. Call Michelle Mueller, 301-352-4574.

-- Compiled by GERRI MARMER

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