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Center-Based Workshop
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

Assist and interact with our clients who work in our center-based workshop at the Elmore Center.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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Community Services
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

Spend time with our clients who have chosen to spend their weekdays engaging with the community and doing volunteer work.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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Driver for Special Projects
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

Driver to pick up hot meals from JCDS facility and take them to offsite programs. Driver will not be transporting clients.

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Friends of the Library Bookstore Cashier
Friends of the Library Bookstores

Description

Cashiers needed to cover shifts on Mondays and Thursdays at Antioch, Blue Valley and Central Bookstores. Attention to detail and punctuality are required. Sorry, no book dealers due to conflict of interest. You will provide superior customer service to bookstore patrons and use the Square point-of-sale system to process transactions and memberships.

Additional info:

This is an ongoing commitment; you are expected to work at least one shift a week. We require a one-year commitment for adults and 50 hours for students.

Requirements

Minimum age: 18

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Friends of the Library Box Building & Breaking Volunteer
Friends of the Library Sorting Center & Booksales

Description

1-2 volunteers needed to build boxes for bookstore shipments and break down damaged and excess boxes for recycling. This is a weekly commitment of at least 2 hours on Fridays or Saturdays between 9am-3pm. Additional tasks as needed at the sorting warehouse.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

Opp Available Positions: 2


Description

Johnson County Library was started by a dedicated group of community members who ran libraries out of their homes, schools, and businesses. Today, Friends of Library is a membership organization that supports the library through volunteer and financial support.

The Marketing/Community Engagement Committee is responsible for spreading the word about Friends and our work with the Library. Friends are looking for volunteers who have skills in community engagement, communication, design, working with media, and/or a background in journalism to serve on this committee.

Requirements

Minimum age: 18

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Friends of the Library Membership Committee
Friends of the Library Committees

Description

In 1956, a dedicated group of community members started Johnson County Library by running libraries out of their homes, schools, and businesses. In 2020, the Friends Johnson County Library continues to support the Library through volunteer and financial support. We are seeking volunteers to serve on the Membership Committee which recruits new members for the Friends organization, designs membership appreciation efforts and provides opportunities to enhance support to Johnson County Library.

If you're social and outgoing, and have an understanding of building membership organizations, we'd love to talk with you! This committee conducts monthly virtual meetings and occasionally has other projects that may require additional time.

Requirements

Minimum age: 18

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Friends of the Library Online Sales Listing Volunteer
Friends of the Library Sorting Center & Booksales

Description

Several shifts available! Attention to detail is a must. Sorry, no book dealers due to conflict of interest. You will list gently-used books and audiovisual items for sale online following established criteria.

Additional info:

This is an ongoing commitment; you are expected to work at least one shift a week or bi-weekly for Saturday volunteers. We require a sixth month commitment or 50 hours.

Requirements

Minimum age: 18

Opp Available Positions: 0


Friends of the Library Sorting Volunteer
Friends of the Library Sorting Center & Booksales

Description

You will sort and scan books and AV according to established criteria. Must be able to stand and move frequently in warehouse environment. Must be able to lift and maneuver heavy boxes of books (move inventory inside of warehouse and assist with incoming donations).

Additional info:

This is an ongoing commitment; you are expected to work at least one shift a week for 90 days. Limited shifts available! Thursdays and Fridays 9am-noon & noon-3pm.

Requirements

Minimum age: 18

Opp Available Positions: 2


Human Services - General Orientation
Human Services - General Opportunities

Description

Interested in volunteering for Human Services but uncertain where to start? Attend a volunteer orientation. General orientation is a one hour overview of the services provided by Human Services and ways you can volunteer.

We offer the following volunteer opportunities:
- Catch-a-Ride
- Meals on Wheels
- Office Administration
- Food Pantry

To get started with one of the above opportunities, you must attend an orientation session. Orientations are hosted twice a month. During the orientation you will complete all neccessary paperwork to volunteer. Weekday opportunities available from 8am-5pm.

If interested in joining Catch-a-Ride or Meals on Wheels, please plan on staying an additional hour for program training. The program training is from 2 pm - 3 pm.

*Please note this orientation is only for the Human Services department. If you are interested in volunteering for multiple departments, additional orientation or training may be required.*

Additional info:

https://www.jocogov.org/dept/human-services/volunteer/orientations

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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Need More Information?
Central Library-Non-Circulation

Description

If you don't see the volunteer position you're looking for, or you aren't sure about where you want to volunteer, you've come to the right place! Sign up here and you will be contacted to learn more about volunteering in the library!

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Retirement Program
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

We always need volunteers who want to spend time with our folks in Retirement. You can bring an activity or something to share, or accompany our group on a community outing.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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VOICES Program
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

Volunteer Opportunities In Communities for Everyone's Success
VOICES is a program created by JCDS that will pair a volunteer from the community with someone receiving services for an intellectual or developmental disability. The goal is for the pair to spend time in the community doing an activity, volunteering somewhere together or socializing.

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