Volunteer Opportunities, Feb. 27 - March 5

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY seeks English-speaking and bilingual volunteers to drive patients to appointments and help with other tasks. Call (575) 751-8927.

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS provides mentoring relationships for boys and girls ages 5-18. Call Oralia González (575) 779-0003 or Karen Koyote (575) 770-5751.

COURT-APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE training to begin soon. Become a CASA volunteer working on behalf of children in foster care. Today (Jan. 30) at 4:30-6 p.m. is a Youth Heartline get-together with refreshments about the CASA process at 709 C Calvary Court. RSVP to taosoutreach@youthheartline.org or (575) 758-0106. Free.

DRIVERS NEEDED by the Road to Recovery program for cancer patients. Volunteers drive people to their doctor and chemotherapy appointments. All you need is a driver's license and a stint in the American Cancer Society's training program. Call (800) 227-2345.

EQUINE SPIRIT SANCTUARY seeks volunteers,13 Los Caballos Road, Ranchos de Taos. Contact Ruth Bourgeois at (575) 758-1212.

FOR THE LOVE OF READING is looking for one afternoon/week readers and substitutes to read with second- and third-graders at Arroyos del Norte Elementary School starting in January. Training provided. Contact Julie Bouchard at (505) 228-8754 or tmrftlr@gmail.com.

HOLY CROSS HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER seeks volunteers to serve in the gift shop, day surgery and as ED patient advocates. Teens are also needed to serve in a variety of functions. Contact Judy Rebholtz at (575) 751-1188 or pick up an application in the gift shop.

HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING with Mountain Home Health Hospice, 630 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Suite 180, Taos. Free. Call (575) 758-4786, ext. 121.

MILLICENT ROGERS MUSEUM is looking for volunteers. Contact Katie Ritter at (575) 758-2462 or by email at coordinator@millicentrogers.org to apply.

STRAY HEARTS ANIMAL SHELTER seeks volunteers at 1200 Saint Francis Lane, Taos. Call (575) 758-2981.

TAOS ART MUSEUM AT FECHIN HOUSE is seeking local art and history enthusiasts to join their team of docents. Training provided. Contact (575) 758-2690 or frontdesk@taosartmuseum.org for details.

TAOS CENTER FOR THE ARTS needs volunteers for box office, concession, ushers and TCA membership support. Call (575) 758-2052 or email info@tcataos.org.

TAOS ELDERS AND NEIGHBORS TOGETHER (TENT) seeks a social activities coordinator for members. Call (575) 224-6335 or email Volunteers@TaosElders.org.

TAOS RETIREMENT VILLAGE seeks volunteers who would like to enrich the lives of assisted living residents by enhancing their every day experiences are needed at Taos Retirement Village, 414 Camino de la Placita. Training offered. Call Bonnie Golden at (575) 758-8248 or bonnieg@taosretirement.com

TUTORS NEEDED TO HELP ADULT LEARNERS achieve success through improving basic reading, writing, computer and math skills and prepare for High School Equivalency. Contact (575) 737-3730 or visit 115 Civic Plaza Drive, entrance and parking are on Bedford Street, Taos.

NEW LIFE PREGNANCY CENTER is accepting applications for client advocates. Call (575) 758-2899.

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