Habitat for Humanity of Waldo County
Needed: Volunteers for building houses, office work, grant writing, help with fundraising and more. Board meets every second Tuesday at 5:30pm at the First Baptist Church on High Street. Habitat is gearing up for a building project in 2017. For more information, see www.waldocountyhabitat.org or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Literacy Volunteers of Waldo County
Housed in Belfast Adult Education at 6B Lions Way, Belfast (in front of the High School), Literacy Volunteers offers free, confidential help with reading and writing, math, and computer skills for adults. Literacy volunteers always needs new tutors and help finding those who need this sort of assistance. Literacy Volunteers also has a sub-committee for Little Libraries (Waldo Reads) which are being placed strategically to give people in various places access to free books. These little cabinets have a sign which says “Take a Book, Leave a Book.” Volunteers are needed to fund, help build and install libraries, and to act as steward to keep libraries stocked with used books, and ensure the cabinet is in good repair. For more information. For more information, contact Belfast Adult Education at 207-338-3197 or see their website at www.waldoreads.org.
The Game Loft
The Game Loft was started by Ray and Patricia Estabrook, who first opened a game store on Main Street in downtown Belfast, the Game Loft on the second floor has become a safe and productive place for young people ages 12-15 years old after school. The Game Loft seeks volunteers for a number of functions, working with youth, providing snacks, and more. Contact them at 207-338-6447. They are located at 78A Main At. Or see their website at www.thegameloft.org.