American Red Cross
Finger Lakes Chapter
123 West Market St., Corning
Red Cross provides assistance to: fire and disaster victims, armed forces
members and families, utilities assistance, rent assistance, community
training in first aid, CPR, babysitting, and disaster.
Literacy Volunteers of Wayne County
12 Canal St., Lyons
Free one-to-one and small group tutoring in reading, writing, and English
as a Second Language. Flexible times and locations. Additional
hours available by appointment. Eligible participants adults 18 and over
(16 if out of school) who live or work in Wayne County. Mon.-Fri.
The Salvation Army - Service Unit Program
The Salvation Army is looking for individuals, teens, young adults and
seniors who see needs in the Wayne County Community and want to
empower themselves to respond to those needs. Salvation Army needs
volunteers for Service Unit committees in small communities. Be the
eyes, ears, hands and heart of The Salvation Army in your community.
The Salvation Army is a local resource for people in critical need. Some
types of projects/services that the Salvation Army Service provides,
but is not limited to is: food baskets during the holidays, school supplies
for children, scholarships for high school graduates, financial assistance
for prescriptions, shoes and clothes for families in financial
crisis, assistance with utility costs, food vouchers, sending children to
camp, visits to nursing homes and helping your neighbor during natural
disasters. Call today to volunteer or click on
United Way of Wayne
165 E. Union St., Newark
Live United, give, advocate and volunteer. For information on current
volunteer opportunities call or visit us online.
Wayne CAP AmeriCorps
7190 Ridge Rd., Sodus
AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a difference in your life and the lives of those around you by "getting things done" for Wayne County.
All AmeriCorps placements provide an Education Award upon successful completion of service. Many placements also provide a Living Stipend.