COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Help Out

  • Community Connection

    (Athens, GA) Community Connection of Northeast Georgia 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.communityconnection211.org

  • PALS Institute

    PALS Volunteers Needed

    Women of the World is seeking volunteers to mentor young adult women in earning a GED. The program focuses on business training, computer skills and literacy. Spanish speakers needed. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.–1 p.m. www.womentotheworld.org

  • Oconee County Library

    Great American Cleanup

    Join Keep Oconee County Beautiful in a beautification project. Apr. 30, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. 706-255-8528, www.kocbc.com

  • Athens, GA

    2-1-1 Volunteer Operating Training

    Learn Community Connection's 2-1-1 interface, plus other policies and procedures for volunteering. Fill out online application. Sessions held Apr. 27 & May 4. www.communityconnection211.org

  • Over the Edge

    (SPARC Building, 2040 W. Broad St.) Fundraise $1,000 and rappel down the side of a building or support a brave edger by May 4. Proceeds benefit Nancy Travis Childcare Project, Interfaith Hospitality Netwok, Children First. www.overtheedgecwe.com

  • Athens, GA

    My Athens Apps & Taps

    Benefitting Habitat for Humanity, this event features 24 breweries and 6 local restaurants serving on Washington Street along the Twilight race course. Volunteers are needed to help pour beers. Free T-shirt and an appreciation party on May 10. Event on May 7. myathensvolunteer@gmail.com