4-H is looking for 4-H leaders. Those who are interested should contact Sandra Carlson at the Oregon State University Extension at 503-325-8573.
Astoria Riverfront Trolley Association, 111 W. Marine Drive, needs volunteer trolley conductors/motormen to operate the trolley and narrate points of interest along the riverfront route for one or more three-hour shifts per month. For information, call the Astoria-Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce at 503-325-6311.
The Astoria Senior Center, 1111 Exchange St., has volunteer opportunities and needs volunteers. Anyone interested in helping can call Larry Miller, center manager, at 503-325-3231 for information.
Astoria-Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce, 111 W. Marine Drive, needs volunteers at the chamber and for events. For information, call 503-325-6311.
Caring Adults Developing Youth (CADY) Mentoring Program, 800 Exchange St., second floor, needs mentors for youths ages 10 to 17 who are at risk of school failure. The time commitment is one year of approximately eight hours per month. Reimbursement is available for mentor activity-related expenses. For information, contact Laura Parker at 503-325-8601 or email@example.com
Clatsop Animal Assistance Inc. is looking for volunteers who have a strong commitment to work on behalf of the Clatsop Animal Shelters dogs and cats. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 503-861-0737.
Clatsop Care Center is recruiting volunteers to be dining assistants and provide one-on-one assistance to residents who are dining dependent. Interested volunteers must participate in a 16-hour training program, and will be responsible for aiding specific residents with dining activities, helping residents to/from the dining area, serving beverages and providing company during mealtimes. Volunteers are needed seven days a week during breakfast, from 7 to 9 a.m., lunch, from noon to 1 p.m., and dinner, from 5 to 6 p.m. For information, contact Mandy Brenchley at 503-325-0313, ext. 209.
Clatsop County Animal Shelter is seeking animal care volunteers for one three-hour shift per week to make the animals stay at the shelter more comfortable. Duties include tidying their living space, exercising dogs, cuddling cats and encouraging adoptions by showing animals to prospective adopters. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. To pick up an application, stop by the shelter at 1315 S.E. 19th St. in Warrenton. For information, or to schedule orientation, call volunteer coordinator Leslie Atkinson at 503-325-1000.
Clatsop Community College Outreach Literacy needs volunteer literacy tutors to work with adults. The student pool includes both native and non-native speakers. Training is available. For information, call 503-338-2557.
Clatsop County Public Works, 1101 Olney Ave., needs volunteers to Adopt-A-Road, removing litter from a chosen county road segment two times (minimum) per year for two years. Safety equipment and supplies will be provided. Volunteers must receive a safety orientation from Public Works. For information, call 503-325-8631.
Columbia Memorial Hospital seeks dynamic individuals to volunteer and provide assistance to patients, visitors and hospital staff. Training will be provided. To receive information about joining the hospital volunteer team go to www.columbiamemorial.org. To schedule an interview, call 503-325-1164.
Columbia River Maritime Museum, 1792 Marine Drive, has volunteer opportunities for those interested in talking with the public regarding maritime history and culture. Positions are available for the Lightship Columbia and greeters at the Barbey Maritime Center. Volunteers are especially needed on weekends. For information, call the museum Monday through Friday to speak with the volunteer coordinator at 503-325-2323.
The Friends of Seaside Library are seeking volunteers to staff the fundraising store inside the new Seaside Public Library. For information and to volunteer, call the library at 503-738-6742 or stop by the library at 1131 Broadway in Seaside.
The Knappa Rural Fire Protection District needs Knappa Volunteer Firefighters. Training and comradeship are provided. For information, contact any of the active personnel or call Chief Paul Olheiser at 503-458-6610.
Loaves and Fishes, at 565 12th St., needs volunteers for serving tables and kitchen help. Meals are served at 11:45 a.m. Monday through Friday. Volunteers receive a free hot meal. To volunteer, call 503-325-9693.
The Lunch Buddy Mentoring Program is looking for adults to come into the elementary and middle schools once a week during the lunch hour to provide a good role model and some positive interaction for a student who would benefit from a caring adult relationship. For information, call Mary Jackson at 503-440-0368 or email email@example.com
NorthWest Senior & Disability Services needs dishwashers, and volunteers to serve and clean up after meals, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday at a meal site. Volunteer drivers are also needed Monday, Wednesday and Friday for Meals on Wheels to deliver hot/cold and frozen meals to seniors homes. A background check is needed for drivers. A car is available for use, or volunteers may use their own vehicle and receive mileage reimbursement. For information, contact Candy Foster at 503-738-9323.
The Seaside Downtown Development Association is always looking for volunteers to help with local events happening throughout the year and to put up and take down banners and flags for all events. To volunteer, or for information, call Laurie Oxley at 503-717-1914 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Start Making a Reader Today (SMART) needs volunteers to read to students one-on-one for one hour a week at local elementary schools. Readers are currently needed for Astor Elementary School in Astoria, Cannon Beach Elementary School, Seaside Heights Elementary School and Warrenton Grade School. To volunteer, call 503-391-8423 or go to www.getsmartoregon.org
Svensen Congregate Mealsite, located at the Wickiup Grange Hall, 92683 Svensen Market Road, is looking for volunteers. Meals are served Wednesdays and Thursdays, and volunteers work between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. For information call Debbie Dunaway at 503-791-4532 or call 503-861-4202.
Titanic Lifeboat Academy needs a volunteer to help care for animals and assist with sustainable living projects. A minimum commitment of four hours per week is requested. Scheduling is flexible, though afternoons are preferred. Some training is provided. Volunteers receive training in principles of permaculture and sustainability. For information, contact Caren Black at 503-325-6886.
Tri-City Spay and Neuter Thrift Store, 600 Broadway in Seaside, seeks dedicated, reliable volunteers who are interested in improving the welfare of animals in Clatsop County and working with a great group of people. For information, or to volunteer, call 503-738-7040.
The Veterans Services Officer of Clatsop County seeks volunteer drivers are needed to drive veterans from Astoria to the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Portland using the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) van. To volunteer, call 503-298-8757 or email email@example.com
Warrenton Senior Lunch Program needs volunteers to help with Meals-on-Wheels Mondays or Thursdays at the Warrenton Community Center, located at 170 S.W. Third St. For information, contact Barb Balensifer at 503-861-1341. Help is also needed in the dining room or kitchen Mondays or Thursdays. For information, call the center at 503-861-3502 Monday or Thursday. Volunteers receive a free hot meal.
Wildlife Rehab Center of the North Coast needs volunteers to help rehabilitate orphaned and injured wildlife at its new hospital. Contact Sharnelle Fee at 503-338-0331 for information or go to coastwildlife.org