Call the Volunteer Center of United Way at (209) 524-1307 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
COMMUNITY HOSPICE & HOSPICE OF SAN JOAQUIN Truckin' for Hospice invites bikers, car enthusiasts and truckers to raise funds for Community Hospice and Hospice of San Joaquin onJuly 21. Presented by the California Trucking Association, this 11th annual motorcycle/car rally event features two starting points, one in Turlock and one in Stockton, and travels through the Mother Lode with unique stops along the 135-mile ride, complete with refreshments, poker hands and a chance to win prizes, and concludes with a barbecue, music and raffle drawing in Modesto. Per person rider fee is $30 preregistration or $35 after July 16, and can be purchased online at www.truckinforhospice.org. Fee includes a commemorative T-shirt, run pin, poker hand, food and drink. Volunteers 16 and older are needed to assist with event cleanup (tear down of tables, chairs, tents, etc.) at 2:30 p.m. Individuals and businesses are also invited to become a sponsor for this event with a variety of sponsorship levels available.
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY DISCOVERY SHOP Volunteers 14 and older can gain retail experience while they cashier, sort, price and steam merchandise and set up displays. Interested individuals are asked to volunteer four hours per week. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays,10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Donations of new or gently used items such as costume and fine jewelry, clothing, a piece of art, an antique, or a collectable are needed.