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You Can Help

Published 6:47pm Saturday, January 5, 2013

Here are some of the volunteer opportunities currently open in Freeborn County. If you can help with any of them or would like to volunteer for others, call Pat Stumme, RSVP, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program director, at Senior Resources, 377-7433 also 800-642-1875.

Martin Luther King Jr. breakfast volunteers: Help make Jan. 21 a day for service by helping to greet people, serve breakfast and have enthusiasm for the 25th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day breakfast in Albert Lea. It will be in Bethany Hall at First Lutheran Church from 7 to 8 a.m. Call Stumme at Senior Resources/RSVP at 377-7433 to lend a hand.

Daffodil Days teams forming: Tasks include ordering, sales and delivery of American Cancer Society daffodils here in Freeborn County. Helpers are needed. The campaign preparation begins now in January, so call Rick Jeddeloh at 1-800-227-2345 to be part of this positive step toward reducing the effects of cancer.

RSVP, a program of Senior Resources of Freeborn County, receives some funding through the United Way of Freeborn County, Minnesota Board on Aging and Corporation for National and Community Service.