Fox 11 Summer of Service

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By Bryce Potter By Bryce Potter

Fox 11 is working with the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona to highlight some organizations that desperately need your help.  We want to harness the power of volunteers to build a better Tucson.

In the information below you'll find many interesting opportunities to strengthen our community.  Please give us a hand.

Please note that registering for a volunteer opportunity through the web site is not a commitment to service, but merely a request for information.
 

Therapeutic Riding of Tucson
Trotarizona.org
This organization enriches the lives of people with special needs by using therapeutic equine programs.
Register to volunteer for Therapeutic Riding of Tucson

 

Friends of the Pima County Public Library
Fpcpl.org
This organization supports the library system and promotes literacy in the area.
Register for Friends of the Pima County Library


Pima County Teen Court
Pcteencourt.com
This organization works to build partnerships with young people, families and communities to improve their quality of life.
Register to help Pima County Teen Court

 

Goodwill Good Guides Youth Mentoring
Goodwilltucson.org
The mission of the Goodwill GoodGuides youth mentoring program is to empower at-risk youth to make positive life choices by matching them with trusted adult mentors in the community.
Register for Goodwill GoodGuides

 

Catalina Community Services
Catalinaservices.org
This organization provides assistance to greater Catalina residents to improve their quality of life.
Register for Catalina Community Services

 

Mobile Meals of Tucson
Mobilemealsoftucson.org
This organization helps preserve the health, dignity and independence of homebound adults by delivering special diet meals from local hospitals.
Register for Mobile Meals

 

Experience Corps/Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona
Volunteersoaz.org
This organization inspires and mobilizes people to become engaged, take action and solve community problems.
Register for Experience Corps

 

Tu Nidito Children and Family Services
Tunidito.org
This organization focuses on a child’s response to illness and death as well as recognizing these issues impact the entire family.
Register to help Tu Nidito

 

Primavera Foundation
Primavera.org
This organization promotes economic and social justice while working to build a future in which all people are assured basic human rights, a livable income and safe, affordable housing.
Register to help the Pimavera Foundation

 

The Mini-Time Machine Museum
Theminitimemachine.org
This organization provides a cultural and educational atmosphere for the preservation and display of antique and contemporary miniatures.
Register to help the Mini-Time Machine

 

The Haven
Thehaventucson.org
This organization promotes a safe and nurturing environment for women as they recover from substance disorders.
Register to help The Haven

 

Foster Grandparent Program
Home.nau.edu/gerontology/fgp.asp
This organization helps people volunteer their time serving as tutors or mentors in schools helping children with special needs receive the extra help and attention they need to succeed.
Register to help the Foster Grandparent Program