VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR TWENTYNINE PALMS FOOD PANTRY

The Twentynine Palms Food Pantry needs volunteer workers for three hours on Monday, September 18, and Tuesday, September 19. Volunteers should arrive at 9:30 a.m. Monday, and 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday. The food pantry is located at 6450 Star Dune Avenue, behind New Pharmacy. For more information, email 29usda@gmail.com.

VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR DESTINY HOSPICE

Destiny Hospice is recruiting volunteers to visit patients here in the Hi-Desert. Volunteers provide respite for the patients’ caregivers, or simply spend time visiting with the patient. Volunteers receive 20 hours of training prior to being assigned patients, and must be willing to commit to spending two to four hours

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UNITY HOME TO HOST INAUGURAL VOLUNTEER FAIR THIS SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Unity Home will host the inaugural Volunteer Fair. Here with your invitation is Rebecca Havely…

“Because in Community We Find Unity Volunteer Fair” is hosted by the Morongo Basin Unity Home. You’re encouraged to attend this event if you want to volunteer your time and skills with

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FOOD FOR LIFE SEEKING SPONSORS AND VOLUNTEERS FOR SPRING

With spring in the air the Food for Life ministry is gearing up to bring nutritious meals to seniors, disabled, homeless, and those in need of nourishment. Hosts are needed to prepare and serve the meals. Churches and organizations interested in being involved in this ministry should call President, Wally

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VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR FOOD FOR LIFE PROGRAM IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Volunteers are being sought to prepare and serve meals at Food for Life in Twentynine Palms. There are many dates open. Signing up for a date will result in an invitation to visit Food for Life one Saturday a month prior and see what food is available for you to

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VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT TO HELP RESIDENTS FILE TAXES

Local volunteers are being sought to help families prepare their taxes. Managing editor Tami Roleff said free training is being offered… The Community Action Partnership is recruiting volunteers to help working families prepare their 2016 taxes. Free training—either online or in person—will be provided. Volunteers may earn volunteer service hours;

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR BETTY GARRETT THANKSGIVING MEAL

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and Food For Life is planning the Betty Garrett Memorial Thanksgiving meal. Volunteers are needed to help prepare, serve, and deliver the meals. The dinner will be served in the hall of First Baptist Church in Twentynine Palms. To volunteer, call Teresa Brown at

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FOOD FOR LIFE SERVING MEALS SATURDAY, SEEKING VOLUNTEERS

Food for Life will be serving sandwiches, salad, fruit, and dessert this Saturday, July 23, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Church of the Nazarene in Twentynine Palms. Low-income residents and family are welcome to enjoy the free meal as well as the air conditioning and fellowship. Food for Life

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER AUXILIARY SEEKING VOLUNTEERS

The Hi-Desert Medical Center has an opportunity for some quality volunteerism. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has more about the Auxiliary program… The Hi-Desert Medical Center Auxiliary matches motivated local volunteers with vital and rewarding assignments. They complement the care provided by medical staff. From patient registration, to running the gift shop

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UNITY HOME NEEDS VOLUNTEERS FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Morongo Basin Unity Home is seeking volunteers who want to help make a difference by serving on the board of directors. Unity Home helps victims of domestic violence and their children. Stop by the new office at 7237 Joshua Lane in Yucca Valley to talk with the executive director and

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR HOMELESS CENSUS

Later this month, the third annual census of local homeless people, known as the “Point-in-Time Count,” takes place. The results will be used in a variety of ways, including to help determine where County funds and other resources will be best allocated. The count is conducted primarily by volunteers from

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VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR “POINT IN TIME” HOMELESS COUNT

The county is looking for local volunteers to participate in a count of the homeless population later this month. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has the details… Later this month, the third annual census of local homeless people, known as the “Point-in-Time Count,” takes place. The results will be used in a

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TENDER LOVING CHRISTMAS NEEDS SALAD SPONSORS

Tender Loving Christmas Director Mara Cantelo is seeking salad sponsors for the TLC Christmas Day event at the Yucca Valley Community Center. Each year, 5,000 pounds of 22 different salads are hand-made, at a cost of $1 per pound. The organization needs 22 salad sponsors at a sponsorship level of

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FOOD FOR LIFE SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR DECEMBER 19 CHRISTMAS DINNER

Food For Life will be putting on its Christmas meal on Saturday, December 19, from 3 to 5 at Little Church of the Desert Community Hall in Twentynine Palms. Ham, vegetables and desserts are on the menu. Santa will be making a visit and toys will be available to the

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TENDER LOVING CHRISTMAS NEEDS HELP

Tender Loving Christmas has been an annual tradition in the Morongo Basin for more than 30 years. The free Christmas buffet feeds more than 3,000 people every year. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the event is more than just a free dinner, though…

Tender Loving Christmas was started by Mara

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BACKSTAGE VOLUNTEERS ARE IMPORTANT AT THEATRE 29

While Theatre 29 is packing in audiences to see the talented local volunteers perform on stage, ROP broadcast student Diana Jimenez says a lot of work is done by volunteers back stage… At Theatre 29 there are many duties off-stage besides those duties on-stage. According to board member Charles Harvey

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TENDER LOVING CHRISTMAS NEEDS HELP

For 32 years, Mara Cantelo of Yucca Valley has been organizing a free Christmas dinner for anyone who wants to share the day with others. This year, her organization, Tender Loving Christmas, has encountered several bumps in her fund-raising efforts. The organization hasn’t been able to hold its yard sales

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP WITH THANKSGIVING MEAL IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Volunteers are needed for the annual Betty Garret Thanksgiving meal at Little Church of the Desert in Twentynine Palms. Volunteers are needed to work on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, to decorate, serve the meals in the hall, as well as deliver meals. If you are interested in volunteering, call Teresa

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TENDER LOVING CHRISTMAS NEEDS VOLUNTEERS

Tender Loving Christmas needs volunteers. Reporter David Knutson puts out the call…. So much to do, so little time do it. Tender Loving Christmas needs hundreds of volunteers for their 32nd annual Christmas Day feast at the Yucca Valley Community Center. Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer is invited to

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP WITH THANKSGIVING MEAL IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Volunteers are needed for the annual Betty Garret Thanksgiving meal at Little Church of the Desert in Twentynine Palms. Volunteers are needed to work on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, to decorate, serve the meals in the hall, as well as deliver meals. If you are interested in volunteering, call Teresa

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