The following are local volunteer opportunities and donation needs:
Help Needed -Volunteers:
- Hands On Atlanta Day is Saturday, October 6. Local DeKalb County schools including and elementary schools in Stone Mountain as well as Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve in Lithonia are listed as participants on Hands On Atlanta's site.
- needs family literacy tutors in Stone Mountain and Clarkston. These volunteers work with a refugee parent tutoring English and are also a "crucial link to American culture," according to the web site. RFS will provide orientation, training and resources. The committment requires a minimum of two hours, once a week, for three months. Follow this link to the volunteer application and e-mail questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- : There are quite a few options available at different times of day if you'd like to volunteer at ART Station in the City of Stone Mountain: ushering at theatre productions, working the bar, hosting, and even bringing your corporate know-how to the table by becoming a board member, the website says.
Help Needed - Donations
- Learn how to be a "Paw Pal" at Atlanta Animal Rescue Friends ().
Here's a quick look at how your donation can help the organizaton, which is based in the City of Stone Mountain:
$30 — 1 month sponsorship
$55 — 3 month sponsorship
$100 — 6 month sponsorship