ADULT EDUCATION, BALTIMORE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL, 6901 Charles St., Towson 21204. Contact: 887-4064. For: Teaching to improve reading under Volunteers in Partnership program.
ADULT BASIC EDUCATION, OFFICE OF CONTINUING EDUCATION, .5,7.5 Howard Community College, Columbia 21044. Contact: 964-4919. For: One-to-one tutor in all basic skills (reading, writing, math) and English as a second language.
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, NORTH COUNTY EMERGENCY OUTREACH NETWORK, 502 5th Avenue, Glen Burnie, 21093. Contact: 768-1586. For: Telephone answerers, interviewers, clerical, fund raisers and many varied task.
ASSOCIATED BLACK CHARITIES, 2901 Druid Park Drive, Suite A-210, Baltimore, 21215. Contact: 669-7900. For: Office help in compiling a list of organizations for an information and referral service and for the membership campaign.
ASSOCIATED CATHOLIC CHARITIES, 320 Cathedral St., Baltimore 21201. Contact: 547-5483. Includes: Our Daily Bread, 17 W. Franklin St., Baltimore 21201. Contact: 539-2744. For: Serving hot lunch. My Sister's Place, 123 W. Mulberry St., Baltimore 21201. Contact: 727-3523. For: Women to help homeless women and children for day help and assistance with finding permanent shelter and other services and to interact with clients or assist with shelter duties. Christopher Place, 709 E. Eager St., Baltimore 21202. Contact: 576-0066. For: Volunteers assist with case work, providing food and other help at this overnight shelter for homeless men. Sarah's House, 2013 20th St., Fort Meade 20755. Contact: 551-7722 or 672-3700. For: Serving food, assisting residents, working with children and with office routine at this 24-hour shelter for homeless women and children.
ASSOCIATED JEWISH CHARITIES & WELFARE FUND, VOLUNTEER CLEARING HOUSE, 101 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore 21201. Contact: 466-9200, Ext. 198. For: Well-organized, detail-oriented adults to serve as library assistants (a library degree is not necessary) plus other volunteer opportunities.
BALTIMORE CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS, EXTERNAL DIPLOMA PROGRAM, HARFORD INSTITUTE, 2555 Harford Road, Baltimore, 21218. Contact: 396-6250. For: Helping adults obtain a high school diploma by sharing two to six hours a week, day or evening, to tutor in basic reading, writing and math.
BALTIMORE COUNTY VOLUNTEER FIREMEN'S ASSOCIATION, Includes 33 fire companies throughout the county. Contact: Chief Ralph Nelson, 887-4595 or Bernard J. Smith, 242-4014. For: Volunteer firemen and other help.
BALTIMORE COUNTY POLICE EXPLORERS, 7209 Belair Road, Baltimore, 21236. Contact: 887-5201. For: To participate in numerous details in areas of traffic direction, security and communications and more.
BALTIMORE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 320 York Road, Towson 21204. Contact: 296-8500. For: All 22 branches including mini-libraries, where volunteers carry out all duties such as checking in and out and assisting patrons.
BALTIMORE GOODWILL INDUSTRIES INC., 4001 Southwestern Blvd. Contact: 247-3500. For: Clerical, typing, answering phones, salespersons in stores.
BALTIMORE JUNIOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, 7 E. Franklin St., 3rd floor, Baltimore 21202. Contact: 752-1325. For: Members, ages 25 to 40, volunteer their personal and professional talents to work on many projects and programs to benefit Baltimore and its residents.
BALTIMORE NEIGHBORHOODS INC., 319 E. 25th St., Baltimore 21218. Contact: 243-6007. For: Clerical work to be tenant landlord counselors and testers for housing discrimination and more. Training provided.
BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU, 401 N. Howard St., Baltimore 21201. Contact: 347-3977. For: Services to help monitor marketing practices and performances of business such as public information specialist, answering phones, preparing report summaries, gathering information, arbitrating coordinator, consumer complaint specialist.
CAREERSCOPE, 5485 Harper's Farm Road, #219, Columbia 21044. Contact: 992-5042. For: Career counselors, general office help.
CARROLL COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 50 E. Main St., Westminster 21157. Contact: 848-4250. For: Story-time aides, shelf reader, clipping clerk, clerical, circulation, genealogy and programming aides.
COUNCIL FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH, HOWARD COUNTY, 3450 Courthouse Drive, Ellicott City 21043. Contact: 992-2052. For: Helping identify issues, resources, gaps in service, duplications. Need council membership, committee work.
CIVIL DEFENSE, HOWARD COUNTY, eg,7.5,7.5 George Howard Building, 3430 Courthouse Drive, Ellicott City 21043. Contact: 992-2300. For: Radiological training, civil defense exercise, shelter management, Red Cross training.
DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES, 1510 Guilford Ave., Baltimore 21202. Contact: 361-2555. For: Assisting staff in delivering services to clientele, work in public relations, fiscal operations, office assistants, transportation aides and child abuse intake aides, help families in need of food, shelter and clothing.