The holidays are already upon us, and what better way to celebrate Thanksgiving then to volunteer some of your precious time to those that most need it. Citrus County in Tampabay has many ways you can take advantage of this special time of year by giving of yourself.
Here are a few volunteer opportunities in Citrus County during Thanksgiving 2012:
Salvation Army – Citrus County, Homosassa, FL 34446
PHONE NUMBER: (352) 621-5532
Food Resource Information: Salvation Army – Citrus County is a food pantry. Serves Citrus County residents.Food pantry service hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9am and 11am and 1pm – 3pm. .
* Make sure you check by calling the food pantry to confirm that they still are in operation and the hours as the hours have not changed.
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Do you have items to donate? Contact Salvation Army – Citrus County at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.
If you are looking to volunteer for Thanksgiving or any other time, please contact Salvation Army – Citrus County at the phone number provided.
Citrus County (CSS) – Nature Coast Volunteer Center
2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Suite B127
Lecanto, FL 34461, ph# (352) 527-5950 (website- www.naturecoastvolunteercenter.org)
The Nature Coast Volunteer Center (NCVC) was created in 2000 as an umbrella organization to support volunteer activities throughout Citrus County, with the goal to expand services to citizens of Citrus Co.through dedicated efforts. Volunteers are placed in special events, short-term projects, or ongoing positions within a variety of local organizations, government agencies and facilities.
The Nature Coast Volunteer Center (NCVC) recruits volunteers on behalf of over 100 organizations throughout Citrus County. Volunteers are “matched” with sites based on their interests and skills. The goal of NCVC is is to expand services to the citizens of Citrus County through the dedicated efforts of volunteers of all ages. Volunteer benefits may include partial travel reimbursement; supplemental accident, auto, and liability insurance; annual recognition luncheon; and quarterly newsletter. If you are interested in learning more about current volunteer opportunities call NCVC.
Networking/Relationship Building Support
Companionship Volunteer Opportunities
Court Community Service Referral Programs
Court Community Service Sites
Performer/Musician Volunteer Opportunities
Tutoring Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Recruitment/Coordination Volunteer Opportunities
St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church – Food Pantry
114 N Osceola Ave
Inverness, FL 34450
(352) 726-3153 (website: www.stmaggie.org)
Hospice of Citrus County – Thrift & Gift Shops-Crystal River
16 NE 5th St.
Crystal River, FL 34429
Thrift Shops, Thrift Shop Support Volunteer Opportunities, Clothing Donation Programs, Household Goods Donation Programs, Office Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs, Donation Pickups.
Citrus County BOCC – Senior Programs
2804 W. Marc Knighton Court
Lecanto, FL 34461
Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites, Home Delivered Meals, Pet Food, Senior Centers
Citrus County Community Support Services, Veterans Services
2804 W Marc Knighton Court, Suite B140
Lecanto, FL 34461
Veteran Benefits Assistance
Hospice of Citrus County – Thrift & Gift Shoppes-Inverness
415 S. US Hwy 41
Inverness, FL 34451
Thrift Shops, Thrift Shop Support Volunteer Opportunities, Clothing Donation Programs, Household Goods Donation Programs, Office Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs, Donation Pickups, Home Care/Hospice Associations
Nature Coast Volunteer Center – Telephone Friends
2804 West Marc Knighton Court
Lecanto, FL 34461
Friendly Telephoning Volunteer Opportunities, Volunteer Training, Telephone Reassurance
I hope you find a way to volunteer some of your time during this holiday season, and make someone’s day. Giving always feels better than receiving!
Leave me a comment about what you are doing this Thanksgiving.
Happy Holidays! :)