Want to help a local charities?
Do you have a heart for seniors? To the extent that you are available to volunteer there are various ways to help the senior population through GRACE.
Host a Collection Drive
Walkers and wheel chairs
Host a Food Drive for the Food Pantry
Needs list here
Committed drivers and substitute drivers to take seniors to appointments, the grocery store, etc. (volunteers are given ample notice)
Delivery Drivers to deliver groceries from the Food Pantry twice a month
This volunteer simply calls a senior on a weekly or regular basis to check in and chat
Pay Regular Visits
Sort mail and bills
provide companionship to seniors
Get ideas and resources from Friends & Family Coordinator, MaryAnn Waddell.
*Name changed to preserve client identity