The Riversdale House Museum is seeking docents for its guided history tours. Volunteers are asked to commit one four-hour shift each month, from noon to 3:30 p.m. Fridays and Sundays. Special docent-led group tours will occasionally be held, including some for school groups. Training will be provided. The museum is at 4811 Riverdale Rd., Riverdale Park. Call Ann Wass, 301-864-0420.
AmeriCorps, the domestic Peace Corps, offers part-time and full-time opportunities. A one-year commitment begins Sept. 22. Extensive training, a $13,000 living allowance, health care and a post-service education award of $4,725 are included. The ideal candidate will have basic computer skills and transportation. Call 410-514-7270.
The Prince George's Volunteer Center needs office workers with excellent computer and telephone skills. 301-699-2800.
The Excellence in Education Foundation, affiliated with the county's public schools, needs office workers to help with telephone follow-ups, mailings, filing, proposal writing and data entry. A clerical, education or fundraising background is helpful but not required. Call Joslyn Cooper, 301-925-2880, or e-mail Joslyn.Cooper@pgcps.org.
The Foster Grandparent Program of Prince George's County is recruiting people 60 and older to be mentors and tutors for children with special needs, for 20 hours a week. The program offers a monthly stipend and transportation to the school. Call Lisa Jenkins, 301-985-3534.
Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence needs office help from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays in the Bowie office. Volunteers also are needed to help coordinate efforts concerning immigrant and non-English-speaking communities. For more information, call Michelle Mueller, 301-352-4574.
Community Support Systems is recruiting people to work in its advocacy program, which seeks services for low-income families and the elderly. Volunteers gather information and connect people in need with vital resources from federal, state and local agencies. Call Claudia Raskin, 301-372-1491
Christmas in April seeks donations of used mobile phones to help raise money for the Prince George's County chapter. Phones may be dropped off at 7915 Malcolm Rd., Clinton. Call Mary Kucharski, 301-868-0937.
The Children's Hospital Futures Golf Classic needs volunteers to organize and operate the tournament, to be held July 29 to Aug. 1 at the Cross Creek Golf Club, 12800 Bay Hill Dr., Beltsville. Golf knowledge is helpful but not mandatory. Call Chris Osche, 301-595-8901.
The Prince George's chapter of the American Red Cross needs administrative and customer service support in its office. Call Diane Minor, 301-559-8500, Ext. 120, or e-mail email@example.com.
The Prince George's County chapter of Christmas in April is seeking needy homeowners to apply for its April 30 program, in which skilled volunteers repair the homes of about 100 homes in the county. Call Mary Kucharski, 301-868-0937.
-- Compiled by LISA MARTIN
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