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  • Athens, GA

    Disabled American Veterans Network

    Seeking volunteers to drive VA furnished vehicles to transport vets living with disabilities to local clinics and Augusta hospitals. Weekdays, 8 a.m.–5 p.m., once or twice a month. Call Roger, 706-202-0587

  • Downtown Athens

    Call for Volunteers

    The Athens Human Rights Festival is looking for volunteers to help with fundraising, publicity, organizing speakers and performers, the tabloid, social media, stage building and more. The 37th annual will be held downtown on May 2–3. Contact for meeting information. 706-202-9169, www.athenshumanrightsfest.org

  • HandsOn Northeast Georgia

    (Athens, GA) HandsOn NEGA is a project of Community Connection of Northeast Georgia that assists volunteers in finding flexible service opportunities at various organizations. Over 130 local agencies seek help with ongoing projects and special short-term events. Visit the website for a calendar and to register. www.handsonnortheastgeorgia.com

  • Lay Park

    Easter Basket Donations

    Strong, Beautiful & Godly Girls are preparing Easter baskets for children and women in need. They are accepting donations of baskets, candy, cards, snacks, gift cards, toiletries, cosmetics and more until Mar. 30. Basket making will take place on Apr. 1. 706-338-8284

  • Book Drive for Oconee County Jail

    (Multiple Locations) The Oconee Democrats are collecting paperback books for inmates. Drop off donations to Athens West Cleaners, Farmington Depot Gallery, Krimson Kafe and Let it Be Yoga. Through Apr. 30. oconeebooks@gmail.com

  • Action Ministries

    Smart Lunch, Smart Kid

    Volunteers are needed to help provide and deliver sack lunches and educational enrichment activities to under-served children in nine communities around Athens this summer. ederoshia@actionministiries.net, www.actionministries.net

  • Action Ministries

    GED Tutors Needed

    (465 N. Lumpkin St.) Volunteers are needed to help tutor students on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday mornings. Must be very encouraging and committed. www.actionministries.net

  • Athens, GA

    GreenFest & Great American Cleanup

    Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful's Adopt-A-Highway program includes four annual cleanups with tools and trash pick-up provided. Down & Dirty Cleanups are one-time service projects for groups. stacy.smith@athensclarkecounty.com, www.keepathensbeautiful.org