The following volunteer opportunities are available to seniors ages 55 and older, through RSVP Racine County:
GIVING TO THE NATIONS INC.: A nonprofit organization opening a food pantry in Racine. Volunteer opportunities for electricians, plumbers and insulation installers are available as the new facility is updated. Contact Pastor Lynn Nys, firstname.lastname@example.org, or call RSVP at 262-886-9612, ext. 106.
SHERIFF’S PATROL SUB-STATION: The Racine County Sheriff’s Patrol Sub-Station in Ives Grove has volunteer opportunities to greet visitors, perform light administrative tasks and stock squad cars. This is an RSVP Disaster Preparedness project with two slots currently available: Tuesdays, 1-4 p.m., and Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-noon. Contact email@example.com or call 262-886-9612.
ST. VINCENT DEPAUL FOOD PANTRY: The St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry, 926 LaSalle St., has opportunities from 9:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. Call 414-379-1443.
RACINE UNIFIED MENTOR: Become a friend to a Racine Unified student as a mentor. Contact Curtis Woods, student mentor liaison, at 262-664-6994 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MYRIDE: MyRIDE, a senior transportation project sponsored by the Volunteer Center of Racine County and the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), has volunteer driver openings. Call 262-417-7544.
SENIOR COMPANION INC.: Senior Companion Inc. has volunteer opportunities to visit with older people in their homes, as well as on the telephone and through the mail. Call 262-898-1941 or email email@example.com.
MEALS ON WHEELS: The Meals on Wheels Senior Nutrition Program has volunteer driving opportunities. Volunteers may drive any two-hour shift Monday through Friday. Call 262-898-1370.