COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Help Out

  • Learning Ally

    Readers Needed

    Learning Ally is looking for volunteers to train as readers to help create audio textbooks for people with print disabilities. 706-549-1313, scourt@learningally.org

  • PALS Institute

    Seeking Mentors

    Women to the World offers programs for obtaining a GED, computer literacy, language and job-skill training. 706-548-0000, www.womentotheworld.org

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    Gallery Volunteers

    The gallery is seeking volunteers to assist in opening the gallery during exhibitions, preparing exhibitions, photography, graphic design and more. Must be at least 18 years old. volunteers@athica.org, www.athica.org

  • West Broad Market Garden

    Back 2 School

    Donate school supplies to Strong, Beautiful and Godly Girls for their annual Back 2 School supply giveaway on July 22, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Find requested items online. Tax-deductible forms available. latasha.sheats@sbgginc.org, www.sbgginc.org

  • Athens, GA

    Animal Shelter

    Volunteers are needed to help socialized adoptable cats and dogs, participate at adoption events around town, and assist at the spay/neuter center and general shelter. www.athenshumanesociety.org

  • Community Clothing Closet

    (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 706 Whitehead Rd.) Seeking donations of clean, lightly used clothing, especially professional clothing that can be worn to job interviews. Men's, women's and children's clothing will be offered at an event on Aug. 5. communityclothingcloset1@gmail.com

  • Gentiva Hospice

    (855 Gaines School Rd.) Volunteer with patient visits or administrative support. 706-549-5736, michelle.moulton@gentiva.com