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APPROVED LEGACY VOLUNTEER AGENCIES

(IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER)

 

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

 

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Alzheimer's Association

4400 N. Big Spring, Ste C-32 Midland, TX 79705

Contact Person: Debbie Erdwurm, 570-9191

www.alz.org/txstar

Support office operations, including answering phone, bulk mailings, filing, data entry and working at special events. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

AT&T Pioneers

Contact Person: Del Bowie, 520-9993

Assist with a variety of SBC sponsored projects including Red Ribbon Week, Craft Show, Hug A Bears and Heart pillows, Thanksgiving baskets, CAF project for VIP Seating, . Hours: Mostly weekend projects. Call for more information.

 

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Basin PBS

9600 Wright Midland, Texas 79706

Contact Person: Melissa Burnett, 563-5728

e-mail: development@basinpbs.org

www.basinpbs.org

"Friends of the Basin PBS" needs student volunteers to assist with Basin PBS Kid's Club literary events "What's the Word on the Street", pledge drives, outreach events and pledge drives, and office duties. Hours: Varies, call for appointment.

 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Midland, Texas, Inc.

1007 West Texas Avenue Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Patci Lewis, 687-0195

www.bbbsmidland.org

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Midland makes a positive, measurable impact in the lives of children through professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships. Our vision includes successful mentoring relationships for all children who need and want them, contributing to better schools, brighter futures, and a stronger community for all. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

Bynum School

P. O. Box 80175 Midland, TX 79708

Contact Person: Tracy Bush, 520-0075

www.bynumschool.org

Students may work in the office helping with clerical work, the classrooms as aides while working one on one with students, tutoring, and on the playground. We also need volunteers for special events. Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., some weekends.

 

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Casa De Amigos

1101 E. Garden Lane Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Dinah Doggett, 682-9701

www.casadeamigosmidland.org

Tutoring, working with arts and crafts, entertainment coordinator helper with seniors, translators,homework helpers, office helpers, etc. Hours: Varies, call for appointment.

 

CASA of West Texas (Court Appointed Special Advocates)

201 W. Wall St. Suite 700 Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Lily White, 683-1114

www.casawtx.org

Assist with general office duties; answer phones, greeting volunteers, make copies and assist with compiling manuals and children's Life Books. Also, the Guardian House program needs volunteers to assist with supervised visitation for children in foster care with their families. Guardian House volunteers must be 18 years of age or older - training is provided and required. Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., specific hours to be arranged.

 

Centers for Children and Families

1004 N. Big Spring, Ste. 325 Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Carol Taylor, 570-1084

www.centerswesttexas.org

Help with light-duty clerical tasks; supervise visits between non-custodial parents and their children for 2 hours at a time to ensure the safety, emotional and physical well-being of the children. Hours: M - F Varies, call for appointment.

 

Christmas in Action

Contact Person: Tracye Vaughan, 683-4177

www.christmasinaction.org

Students are encouraged to help with all types of home repair. Painting, roofing, installation of siding, windows and help with warehouse maintenance, etc. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

City of Midland

300 N. Loraine Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Carolyn Schoolcraft, 685-7416

www.midlandtexas.gov

Volunteers will assist with a wide variety of activities in various city departments. Activities include assisting designated personnel with special projects, record management, event planning, clipping newspaper articles, shredding, filing, archiving, data entry and research, documenting local code violations, and assisting in field work in the area of selected audits. Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Call to schedule an appointment to learn more.

 

Community and Senior Services

3301 Sinclair Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Kobi Nix, 689-6693

www.cssmidland.org

Meals-on-Wheels delivery, week-end meal delivery, fundraising events, grocery express,friendly visitor, telephone reassurance, after-school program tutoring grade school children. Hours: Will vary according to work area. Flexible. Call for appointment.

 

Community Children's Clinic

1101 E. Front Street Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Pat Meadows, 686-8593

Receptionist, prepare patient charts from registration, and patient check-out. Interpreter fluent in Spanish and English to assist the child's parent and to interpret the physician's instructions. Discretion is necessary. Hours: M-TR 8:00am - 12:30pm, Call for appointment

 

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Family Promise of Midland

2908 W. Ohio, Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Tom Miller, 218-7630

familypromiseofmidland@gmail.com

Volunteer opportunities:   answering phones, greeting people, assisting in making appointments and other general office duties;  website maintenance and development; working with a weekly e-newsletter;  tutoring; grounds maintenance.

 

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George W. Bush Childhood Home, Inc.

400 E. Broadway Midland, Texas 79701

Contact Person: Paul St. Hilaire, 685-1112

www.bushchildhoodhome.org

Student Docents: will help give tours through home (training provided) Administrative volunteers: answer phones, filing, etc. Gift Shop: greet visitors, assist with register, stock shelves Hours: open Tuesday-Sunday, times vary. call for appointment.

 

Gifts of Hope, Inc. 

400 N. Garfield, Ste. 100 Midland, Texas 79701

Contact Person: Mary Collier, 687-1949

Assist patients in need. Visit with cancer patients, assist with administrative support in the office, and/or help in the "Look Good, Feel Good" shop/Hope House/Gifts of Hope. Hours: M-F, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., please call to learn more.


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Hispanic Cultural Center of Midland, Inc.

P. O. Box 51404 Midland, TX 79710-1404

Contact Person: Norma Chavez, 686-7763 or 894-0553

Assistance needed in helping children with dance, music, band (mariachi), singing, art and one-on-one in academic tutoring. Assist on various committees. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

Horses, Hearts & Hands (H3) Equine Assisted Therapy

More to come soon!  rdrde93@suddenlink.net

 

HospiceMidland, Inc.

911 West Texas, Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Susie Mauldin, 682-2855

www.hospiceofmidland.org

Compilation of information packets for volunteers, helping with correspondence for gifts and memorials, pick-up and delivery of mail and other items (medical supplies, gift packages, etc.) Does not include contact with patients. Hours: M-F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Call for appointment.

 

Rays of Hope - a program of HospiceMidland (see Rays of Hope below)

 

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Junior Achievement

303 West Wall, Suite 807, Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Brian McDonald, 682-4966

http://westtexas.ja.org

Teach specific, structured second or sixth grade classes that are scheduled according to the classroom teachers' request. Assist in office (filing, making copies), update website, assist with special events (December, March and June). Training and curriculum materials will be provided. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

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The Life Center

2101 W. Wall St. Midland, Texas 79701

Contact Person: Judy Rouse, Executive Director 683-6072

www.midlandlifecenter.org

Students volunteer in the Youth 4 Truth peer acting teams for school assemblies. Training and meeting attendance required. Opportunities on either the technical team or acting troop. Extensive training and rehearsals during summer for selected students. Hours: Call for appointment. 

 

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March of Dimes Foundation

#10 Desta Drive, Ste. LL 130 Midland, TX 79705

Contact Person: Tracy Renton, 570-0172

www.marchofdimes.com

Volunteers needed for computer work, typing, filing, and other clerical work. Also, the volunteers may help in the planning and implementation of special events. Hours: Requires training, hours vary, call for appointment.

 

Meals On Wheels (See Community and Senior Services)

 

Midland Children's Rehabilitation Center

802 Ventura Midland, TX 79705

Contact Person: Renee' Meiner, 498-2053

www.midlandchildren.org

Volunteers can help with our Open Gym program (workout program for children with disabilities), hippotherapy (therapy on horseback), aquatic program, summer camps, and summer therapy sessions. Do you love horses and helping children? Student volunteers are needed to help with the "Hippotherapy" and Therapeutic riding programs. Students are needed to help sidewalk along the horse, lead the horse and help the children get ready to ride. Orientation is required prior to volunteering. Call Tawny Mahon, Equine Director, at 260-1408 or 638-5912. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

Midland College Students In Philanthropy (SIP)

3600 N. Garfield, Midland, TX 79705

Contact Person: Julia Vickery, 685-4704

  

Midland Fair Havens, Inc.

2400 Whitmire, Ste. 100 Midland, TX 79705

Contact Person: DiAnn Koehl, Executive Director, 689-3411, ext. 224

email: dkoehl@midlandfairhavens.org

www.midlandfairhavens.org

Volunteers will assist with children's enrichment program and with special projects. Daytime and evening opportunities. Hours: Please call for appointment.

 

Midland Festival Ballet

P.O. Box 52034 Midland, Texas 79710

Contact Person: Judy Coleman, 682-2653

www.midlandfestivalballet.org

Volunteers may work as assistant stage managers - helping to manage performers on the stage, hanging scenery, moving stage sets, pulling curtains or running the lighting system. Volunteers do all the " backstage work." Individual schedules can be set in advance. Hours: To be determined, contact Ms. Coleman.

 

Midland Habitat for Humanity

P.O. Box 2555 Midland, TX 79702

Contact Person: LeAnn Pittenger, 686-8877

www.habitatmidland.org

Construction work on houses to assist those in need who meet criteria. May also assist in the office. Volunteers also needed to assist with ReSTORE with stocking merchandise, helping customers, mixing paint, etc. Hours: M, W, Th, F - 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sat. - 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Call for site location.

 

Midland Independent School District

615 W. Missouri Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Ron Moss, Director of Student Development, 689-1053

One-on-One tutoring in academic subjects. Volunteer must contact Ron Moss, Director of Guidance and Counseling for MISD for approval prior to volunteering on campus.

 

MISD Students in Philanthropy (SIP)

Lee High School SIP, Megan Chapman, 689-1660

Midland High School SIP, Chris Hightower, 689-1128

Hours: During school hours. Call for appointment.

 

Midland Memorial Hospital Auxiliary

2200 West Illinois Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Kimberly Modisett, 685-1542 or 230-3459

e-mail: mmhauxiliary@aol.com

Volunteers needed for providing directions, room numbers to guests, selling pop corn and delivering flowers to patients. Hours: Requires training. All hours/seven days a week - call for appointment.

 

Midland Need to Read

1709 W. Wall Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Patti Groce, 682-9693

www.midland.edu/n2r/

Need volunteers as literacy adult tutors and computer tutors. Student volunteers are also needed to help with Midland Need to Read website, as well as small yard clean-up around the Midland Need to Read Literacy House. Hours: Daytime; call for more information.

 

Midland Rape Crisis Center & Children's Advocacy Center

P.O. Box 10081 Midland, Texas 79702

Contact Person: Andra Chamberlin, 682-7273

www.mrccac.org

Crisis intervention services including hospital accompaniment and answering 24-hour hotline. Assist with two programs of the Center: Kids in Court program, a courtroom orientation program for potential child witnesses or Uniquely You, a course offered at Kids College that promotes positive self-esteem. Also assisting with artwork for various projects/campaigns or helping at health fairs and family/child fairs. Training required. Hours: Varies, call for appointment.

Interpersonal 101:

Collaborate in developing the ad campaign for Interpersonal 101:  Promoting Healthy Attitudes, Beliefs and Behaviors to Prevent Sexual Assault. Assist in developing the Interpersonal 101 curriculum.  An 8 week commitment of two weekly sessions (2.5 hours per session=40 hours).

 

Midland YMCA

800 N. Big Spring Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Ed Jackson, 682-2551

www.midlandymca.org

Volunteers to help in many areas including coaching in youth sports, working with children in our after school programs, doing office work in preparation for fund-raising events and assisting staff with training. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

Mission Center Adult Day Service

4500 W. Illinois, Suite 112 Midland, TX 79703

Contact Person: Michelle Seghier, 522-1221

Basic clerical and administrative duties (light office work), routine medical care (ambulation, mealtime assistance), assist with party and holiday celebrations as well as valuable opportunity to interact with elderly and disabled clients. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment

 

Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)

600 N. Marienfeld, Suite 112 Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Angie Felts, 570-4970

www.mdausa.org

Volunteers needed to assist with general office support; packets for mailing; set-up for special events.

 

Museum of the Southwest and Children's Museum

1705 West Missouri Avenue Midland, TX 79701

683-2882

www.museumsw.org

Visitor information/gallery, mailing assistant, clerical assistance/typist, computer station/data entry, tour guides, tickets/admission desk. Monitoring within exhibits during weekends. Summer counselors needed. Hours: To be determined. Call for appointment.

 

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society

1031 Andrews Hwy., Suite 201 Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person:Sharon Ziegler 522-2143

Work information booths at annual Mall Health Fairs, answer phone, computer data entry packet and envelope stuffing, folding, labeling, mailing, distribute brochures for MS Walk, distribute brochures for MS Bike Tour. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

 

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The  Petroleum Museum

More information to come - shanna@petroleummuseum.org

  

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Rays of Hope

900 W. Wall, Midland, Texas 79701
Contact Person:  Vickie Jay, 684-KIDS

www.raysofhopemidland.org
Assist with small group activities with children, prepare materials, and assist with office duties at various times.  Call for an appointment.

Recording Library of West Texas

2012 West Cuthbert Avenue Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Trish Speight, 682-2731

www.recordinglibrary.org

Volunteer readers and proof readers (listeners) needed. Also, volunteers needed for help with general office work, mail-outs, etc. Hours: M - F 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Call for more information. Student volunteers are needed to assist with reading of textbooks for students with disabilities. Would make an excellent service project for a group of students. Contact Ms. Speight at the number above for more information.

 

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SAFE PLACE of the Permian Basin

P.O. Box 11331 Midland, TX 79702-8331

Contact Person: Stacy Baccus, 522-7202

Assistance is needed in the following areas: Children's Program, Donations, general office and clerical assistance, Shelter Assistant, and Special Projects/Events. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

  

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Teen F.L.O.W. Outreach Youth Ministry

711 South Main St. Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Jay Marquez, 686-2525

www.teenflow.com

Teen FLOW has a variety of volunteer opportunities for the student volunteer! Volunteers will be trained to provide services as mentors, sports directors, Bible study leaders, motivational speakers and clerical support. Hours: Varies depending on programs. Please call for more information and appointment.

 

Tennis Association of Midland

More Information to come - armsraquetshop@yahoo.com

  

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United Way of Midland

1209 West Wall Midland, TX 79701

Contact Person: Jana Saldivar, 685-7700

www.uwmidland.org

Various types of office work, typing, filing, etc. Help with special projects. Hours: To be determined, call for appointment.

  

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West Texas Opportunities, Inc.

3510 North "A" Street, Bldg A Midland, Texas 79705

Contact Person: Patrick Street, 685-8311

www.gowto.org

Volunteers needed to assist with administrative functions for a variety of WTO programs. Assist with phones, client files, etc. Confidentiality is extremely important. Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Call for appointment to schedule volunteer times.

 

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YMCA  (See Midland YMCA above)

 

Young Life Midland

More information to come - yl@ylmidland.org