Friday 4th December 2020

Organization Contact Person Address City Phone Needs
7th Street Kids Jeannie McNeal mcmomjm@msn.com Hoquiam (360)589-0060 help support the annual musical production in July
7th Street Theatre Jamie Brand info@7thstreettheatre.com Hoquiam (360)593-1588 misc. repairs/help at events/deliver posters/stage & sound technicians
Aberdeen & Hoquiam Senior Nutrition Annette Glodowski annetteg@coastalcap.org Aberdeen (360)500-4540 serve lunch/deliver Meals on Wheels/teach crafts
Aberdeen Police Volunteers In Police Services Sgt. Steve Timmons stimmons@aberdeenwa.gov Aberdeen (360)538-4445 business & vacation residence checks/ special events/ clerical & administrative support
Aberdeen Rotary Business Week Lynn Green lgreen@asd5.org Aberdeen (360)538-2038 company advisors for the week/judges for Friday of the week in April/donors in-kind or funds
ALTRUSA International of Central Grays Harbor Annette Biornstad abiornstad51@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)637-9432 serve women, children, and literacy in Aberdeen, Hoquiam, and Cosmopolis
American Cancer Relay for Life Christina Wells-Rivera christina.wells-rivera@cancer.org Tacoma (253)207-5145 prepare and participate in the annual Relay for Life in Hoquiam
American Red Cross Northwest Region JoinUsNW@redcross.org Grays Harbor go to www.redcross.org and select the volunteer tab to find out how to volunteer
Anchor Avenue Thrift Store Elissa Loudenback anchoravenuethrift@gmail.com Ocean Shores (360)289-2164 prepare and organize items for sale/clerks for Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
ARC of Grays Harbor Jeff Meeks jeffm@arcgh.org Aberdeen (360)537-7000 office work/help with events
Art Drives Mery Swanson artdrives2018@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)580-7438 deliver posters/hosts for receptions/adult supervisors for young artists/help with event in October
Beyond Survival Maddie Graves-Wilson director@ghbeyondsurvival.com Aberdeen (360)533-9751 24 hour response to assist victims (free training required)
Camp Victory for Children Andrea Seabert director@campvictory.us Aberdeen (360)665-2888 drivers/crafts people/camp counselors for two weekends per year – one for boys/one for girls
Cancer Resource Center Jane Welke Aberdeen (800)493-5616 provide emotional support and information/help to find funding and collect wigs
Canine Reading Buddies of Grays Harbor Marlene Vahl vahlmarl@gmail.com Montesano (360)249-6116 reading with dogs in schools/2nd Tuesday of every month meeting @ 5:15 in Monte Library
Catholic Community Services Feed the Hungry Cher Keller CherK@ccsww.org Aberdeen (360)637-8563 pick up food/set tables/take down chairs/prepare food/do dishes/serve/clean up at lunches
Catholic Community Services Foster Care Mike Pereira michaelper@ccsww.org Grays Harbor (360)280-5017 parttime and fulltime foster parents and volunteers for recruitment
Catholic Community Services Volunteer Services Abbi Quigg abbiq@ccsww.org Aberdeen (360)637-8563 drivers needed for medical transportation, shopping, and errands/house and yard work
Channel Point Village Debi Purser debrap@villageconcepts.com Hoquiam (360)532-9000 assistance with group and individual activities/fundraising events
Chehalis Valley Historical Museum Bruce Hooper brucehooper@yahoo.com Montesano (360)470-0132 docents on Saturdays and Sundays 12-4 p.m./catalog collections on computer
Christmas for Kids in Grays Harbor Ramona MacCormack ramonamaccormack@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)580-6709 November and December procure toys and books/fulfill orders for children in need
Citizens for Children’s Fund Skeeter Moore dmiller5702@comcast.net Hoquiam (360)537-4334 raise funds to help foster children and in-home dependency children
Coastal Harvest Tina Kebow vpc@coastalharvestwa.org Hoquiam (360)532-6315 pack and package food/find out how to help at local food banks
Coastal Hawks Special Olympics Briana Gentry coastalhawks@gmail.com Grays Harbor (360)500-1517 coach/chaperone/mentor/provide transportation for any of the sports/sponsorship
Coastal Interpretive Center Nancy Eldridge nke899@gmail.com Ocean Shores (360)289-4617 greeters for our nature center/summer 7 days a week/fall and winter weekends
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Tammy Fairley ghccert@aol.com Grays Harbor 253-778-0369 3 hours a month free training/help during disasters/assist firefighters and police
Connections “A Center for Healthy Families” Sue Bucy sbucy@harborconnections.org Montesano (360)249-0005 support child abuse victims and their families (free training provided)
Dispute Resolution Center of G.H. & Pacific Counties Astrid Aveledo drcghp@drcghp.org Aberdeen (360)532-8950 certified training provided for mediators and conflict resolution services
Domestic Violence Center of Grays Harbor Gloria Callaghan dvcentergh@yahoo.com Hoquiam (360)538-0733 assist victims (free training required)
Downtown Aberdeen Association Bobbi McCracken bobbimccracken2@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)580-7734 help with events in Aberdeen/be on the Bloom Team for downtown flowers
DRC’s Youth Volunteer Program Astrid Aveledo drcghp@drcghp.org Aberdeen (360)532-8950 for teens aged 14-19 who want to support other teens and families/program September-June
Driftwood Players Stacy Murphy stacy1111murphy@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)589-6080 build sets/work the front of the house/backstage/makeup/costumes/actors and actresses
Elma Senior Center Jeannie Schindler jennikay39@gmail.com Elma (360)482-2377 clean tables/cook and serve lunch/vacuum/sweep floor/empty wastebaskets/fill condiments
Family Promise Charles Scamman familypromisegraysharbor@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)986-3944 help provide shelter and support to families who are experiencing homelessness
Fostering Together Nate Wilson Aberdeen (360)250-4444 become a foster parent/help foster children
Four H Club Youth Development Program Tracie Hanson tracie.hanson@wsu.edu Elma (360)482-2934 leaders for projects or clubs/check out graysharbor.wsu.edu for more information
Friends of Schafer and Lake Sylvia Stet Palmer info@FOSLS.org Montesano (360)789-9953 take care of Schafer and Lake Sylvia State Parks
Friends of the Abel Library in Montesano Megan Valentine megvalentine@gmail.com Montesano (360)249-6741 help at library events, book sales and programs/newsletter/bake cookies for programs
Friends of the Library in Hoquiam Katie Carter mthornton@trl.org Hoquiam (360)532-1710 sell books Tues., Thurs., Sat. 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m./help at library events/adopt a flower bed
Friendship House Paula Rowell paula@ugmgraysharbor.org Aberdeen (360)533-2221 clothing bank workers/Spanish interpreters/office work/teach homemaking
Garden by the Sea Bridget Timme btimme@coastaccess.com Ocean Shores (360)940-7790 harvest for food bank/monthly community garden clean-up 2nd Sat. of the month 10 a.m.-noon
Grays Harbor Child Advocates Kirstie Kaleb kirstiek@ghcasa.org Aberdeen (360)660-6000 serve as court appointed guardian ad litem for dependent children (free training)
Grays Harbor Civil Defense Chris Yeager chrisyeager1968@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)532-2528 learn and teach self-sufficiency and preparedness once a month at Montesano City Hall
Grays Harbor Community Clothing Bank Mary Keinath mvkeinath@aol.com Aberdeen (360)532-1420 sort clothes/do laundry/work front desk/Spanish interpreters Mon.Tues.Wed.Thurs.
Grays Harbor Community Hospital Karen Shafer kshafer@ghcares.org Aberdeen (360)537-5103 patient services and staff support
Grays Harbor Democratic Party Jamie Nichols ghdemocrats@gmail.com Montesano (360)591-2826 doorbell/work parades and booths/telephone/host dignitaries/clerical
Grays Harbor Fairgrounds/Tourism Mike Bruner mbruner@co.grays-harbor.wa.us Elma (360)482-2651 inside and outside activities to put on Grays Harbor Fair and events at the fairground
Grays Harbor Health & Rehabilitation Center Kris Cearley kris.cearley@avalonhealthcare.com Aberdeen (360)532-5122 general friendship to and accompany residents to doctor appointments/avalonhealthcare.com
Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Landing Roxie Underwood volunteer@historicalseaport.org Aberdeen (360)532-8611 help with Seaport Landing and ships/office support/building construction & maintenance/yard work
Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge David True david_true@fws.gov Olympia (360)753-9467 help with Shorebird Festival in April/Hoquiam boardwalk maintenance
Grays Harbor Neighborhood Watch Programs Linda Webb lbwebb72@yahoo.com Hoquiam (360)532-6709 leaders and members to help make their neighborhoods a safe community
Grays Harbor Parent to Parent Amber Cook amberc@arcgh.org Aberdeen (360)537-7000 attend and assist at events for family support
Grays Harbor Republican Party Lisa Zaborac chair@ghgop.org Aberdeen (360)209-3509 decorate floats & booths/clerical/ p.r./doorbell/work telephone banks/host dignitaries
Grays Harbor Sea Scouts Doug Zimmer labraffon@gmail.com Westport (360)589-3310 help with this branch of the Boy Scouts
Grays Harbor Stream Team Alexa Jones graysharborstreamteam@gmail.com Aberdeen (360)488-3232 protect local streams through trash removal and tree planting
Grays Harbor Volunteer Search and Rescue Deb Thomas-Blake debrablake@outlook.com Hoquiam (360)589-0109 ground searchers/dog handlers/flankers/documenters/something for everyone!
Grays Harbor Youth Backpack Andrea Edwards graysharboryouthbackpack@gmail.com Elma assist in ensuring students have nutritious foods over the weekends
Grays Harbor Youth Works Cheryl Brown graysharboryouthworks@gmail.com Grays Harbor (360)593-2446 assist 15-19 year olds from eight local high schools with career internships (free training)
Greater Grays Harbor Candie Gleason candie@graysharbor.org Aberdeen (360)532-1924 Visitor Information Center greeters/work at promotions
Habitat for Humanity of Grays Harbor Darlene Triggs director@graysharborhabitat.com Hoquiam (360)533-8090 partner with families to build and repair modest, adequate homes/volunteer in the Habitat store
Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals Dee Roberts hava@hava-heart.org Raymond (360)942-4716 foster homes for cats and kittens/help at adoption day (Sat. 10 a.m. -2 p.m.)
Harbors Home Health and Hospice Betty Lathers BettyL@myhhhh.org Hoquiam (360)532-5454 direct and indirect patient care and support/clerical duties (free training available)
Heart and Hands Pregnancy Care Center DeDe Higginbotham heartand2hands@gmail.com Hoquiam (360)532-1104 donate supplies/sort clothes/receptionists/hot liners/consultants (free training available)
Hope From Horses Sarah Protheroe hopefromhorsesgraysharbor@gmail.com Elma sidewalkers/horse leaders/horse owners to share their horses with kids with disabilities Oct.-April
Hoquiam Babe Ruth Rusty Standstipher rbstandstipher@comcast.net Hoquiam (360)581-5435 coaches/managers/concession stands/help build a batting cage
Hoquiam Beautification Team Lynn Ogren lynnrogren@comcast.net Hoquiam (360)533-2884 help maintain flower pots and trees in Hoquiam’s business district
Hoquiam Community Services Tracy Wood twood@cityofhoquiam.com Hoquiam (360)532-5700 help organize and run adult runs, summer programs, and festivals
Hoquiam Elks Diane Kaczmarczyk elhoquiam@lodge.comcastbiz.net Hoquiam (360)532-0590 servers at dinners & Friday night burgers/mow lawn/clerical work/run Friday Bingo games
Hoquiam Food and Clothing Bank Suzi Schomaker hoquiamfoodbank@comcast.net Hoquiam (360)533-4909 Mondays and Wednesdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m./Spanish interpreters/helpers on desk and computer
Hoquiam Police Department’s Crime Watch Betsy Seidel betsycamel@yahoo.com Hoquiam (360)533-5968 residential & commercial building checks/traffic control/shopping carts & graffiti abatement
Hoquiam Senior Citizen Board Tanya Bowers-Anderson tbowers@ghymca.net Hoquiam (360)537-9622 ext.124 help with Bingo on Monday nights Sept. – June/possibly be a boardmember
Hoquiam Youth Baseball Association Bryan Montoure montoure@comcast.net Hoquiam (360)533-8819 concession stands/score games/groundskeeping/umpire/coach and manage teams
Hoquiam Youth Football Jeremy McMillan hoquiam.youth.football@comcast.net Hoquiam (360)532-5270 run chains at games/announce home games/work at concession stands/coach teams
Hunger Action Team Cindy Stearns pastor@chapelbytheseawa.org Pacific Beach (360)276-8143 bring hunger security to the North Beach/assemble and distribute free Coronavirus Safety kits
Lake Quinault Historical Society & Museum Phyllis Miller phyllisandrodney@hotmail.com Quinault (360)288-2317 staff museum and greet visitors Memorial Day through Labor Day/raise funds
League of Women Voters Robin Moore rlm392@comcast.net Hoquiam making democracy work
Loggers’ Playday Parade Helen Olsen elhoquiam@lodge.comcastbiz.net Hoquiam (360)532-0590 drivers/supervise barricades/install review stand/line of march preparation – one day in Sept.
Long Term Care Ombudsman Program Amber Garrotte Garroaa1@dshs.wa.gov Aberdeen (360)986-0657 advocates for residents’ rights of long term care living environments
Miss Grays Harbor/Miss Outstanding Teen Programs Liisa Mayberry lmk_9@yahoo.com Elma (360)470-3483 production people/mock interviews/sell ads/work on program books/sponsorships
Montesano Health and Rehab Silvia Magana silvia,.magaa@montesanohrc.com Montesano (360)249-2273 play piano/do activities/visit with residents/do arts & crafts/lead bingo and exercise classes
Museum of the North Beach Kelly Calhoun Kelly@moclips.org Moclips (360)276-4441 Docent, filing, organizing, cataloging
Nature Stewards Program Grace Stiller gracestiller@gmail.com Grays Harbor (425)228-7927 help take care of public parks
North Beach Artists’ Guild Ken Hunt huntki@comcast.net Ocean Shores (360)581-4490 help with big art events/fundraising/art instructors
North Beach Community TV Angelo Bruscas angelobruscas@gmail.com Ocean Shores (206)718-0360 skilled help in all aspects of production
North Beach Progressive Animal Welfare Society Nina Shequin ndragonlady71@gmail.com Ocean Shores (360)660-4659 do cat and dog shifts (2 hours each a.m. & p.m.)/foster homes for cats and dogs/thrift shop
North Beach Senior Resource Center Pam Tuttle Nbsrc557@outlook.com Ocean Shores (360)289-3352 help seniors learn where to get help/open on Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Ocean Shores Crime Watch/Beach Watch Jim Biddle application at Ocean Shores Police Dept. Ocean Shores (360)289-3331 use a police vehicle to check schools/vacation homes/beach watch/uniforms provided
Ocean Shores Food Bank Sandy Harley sandy@oceanshoresfoodbank.org Ocean Shores (360)289-2171 help with distribution of food1st & 3rd Thursdays 1:30-5/drivers/bookkeeper/registrar/shelve food
Ocean Shores Friends of the Library Keitha Owen keitha@osgov.com Ocean Shores (360)289-3919 support all the student and adult programs/book sales monthly
Ocean Shores Impound Facility for Dogs and Cats Sylvia Biddle application at Ocean Shores Police Dept. Ocean Shores (360)289-3331 change bedding/give water and food/clean cages/walk the dogs (morning and afternoon shifts)
Ocean Shores Senior Center/Thrift Shop Jeff & Maureen Moyer oceanshoressc@gmail.com Ocean Shores (360)289-2801 help in kitchen preparing lunches Mon.- Sat. and breakfast on Sunday/help in the thrift shop
Olympic Area Agency on Aging Amber Garrotte Garroaa1@dshs.wa.gov Aberdeen (360)986-0657 advocates for residents’ rights of long term care living environments
Our Aberdeen Mike Dickerson sendar@msn.com Aberdeen (360)532-2136 work on projects to instill civic pride in Aberdeen and give passers-by a reason to stop
Pacific Care Center Melissa Manwell-Baires mmanwell-baires@ensignservices.net Hoquiam (360)532-7882 accompany residents to doctor appointments/arts and crafts/read/play cards
PASS (Providing And Sowing Seeds) Shelbi Kennedy Shelbi.Kennedy@gmail.com Aberdeen (253)389-3338 help instill life skills and provide hope to the teens of our community
PAWS of Grays Harbor Bill Breedlove director@pawsgh.org Aberdeen (360)533-1141 clean cages/building maintenance/feed and walk/do laundry/clip nails/Wed. helper/foster dogs
Play It Forward Wil Russoul pifgives@gmail.com Montesano (360)500-5334 assist with events, parades, & concerts to benefit scholarships/procure instruments program
Polson Museum John Larson jbl@polsonmuseum.org Hoquiam (360)533-5862 catalog artifacts/tour guides & greeters/museum conservation & restoration/gardening
Quinault National Fish Hatchery Josh Homer josh_homer@fws.gov Humptulips (360)288-2508 greet the public/provide tours/assist with fish culture activities
Retired Senior and Volunteer Program (RSVP) Joel Nwokike joeln@coastalcap.org Aberdeen (360)533-5100 55+ seniors volunteer with local nonprofit organizations
Revival of Grays Harbor Dawn Huntsman-Cuellar revivalofgraysharbor@yahoo.com Aberdeen (360)500-3802 sorting through donations/light cleaning/preparing, plating, and serving meals to clients
Salvation Army Kelly Painter debra.taylor@usw.salvationarmy.org Aberdeen (360)533-1062 x105 Christmas bell ringers/sorting and boxing at food bank/collection of socks, first aid, hotel toiletries
Scouts BSA Erik Simonson simonson72@gmail.com Hoquiam (360)581-8838 leaders/committee members/youth members
Stafford Creek Corrections Center Branwyn Mansford bemansford@doc1.wa.gov Aberdeen (360)537-1852 speaking engagements/recreation/hobbies and crafts/religious meetings/assistants
Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors Dave Aldrich Aldridl@dshs.wa.gov Aberdeen (360)538-2444 help others with insurance and billing issues
The Horse Prayer Kristi Norberg Kristi.thehorseprayer@gmail.com Hoquiam (360)580-3261 provide faith-based equine therapy to children of special needs/grounds & barn maintenance
Twin Harbors Wildlife Center Corrie Hines twinharborswildlife@gmail.com Montesano (360)861-4556 care for baby mammals and adult birds and mammals/build cages, do laundry and dishes
Union Gospel Mission Laurel Witalla laurel@ugmgraysharbor.org Aberdeen (360)533-1064 adult holiday parties for homeless/serve holiday meals
United Way of Grays Harbor Kelley McDonald info@unitedwaygraysharbor.org Aberdeen (360)532-6260 go to volunteergraysharborpacific.org
Westport Chamber of Commerce Leslie Eichner info@cometowestport.com Westport (360)268-9422 assist with April’s Crab Feed & Races and June’s Rusty Scupper’s Pirate Daze
Westport Maritime Museum and G.H. Lighthouse John Shaw wmmjohnshaw@gmail.com Westport (360)268-0078 greet and collect pay/answer questions/watchstander in lens building and lighthouse
Westport Police Department Crime Watch Program Ron Jensen jensenron56@gmail.com Westport (360)268-7595 support activities and services of the Westport Police Department on duty
WSU Master Gardeners Elena Righettini mrighettini@yahoo.com Elma (360)642-0039 assist with teaching and educating about gardening projects (required training every 2 years)
YMCA of Grays Harbor Michelle Dineen mdineen@ghymca.net Hoquiam (360)537-9622 coach youth sports programs/program leader/raise funds/camp work parties
YoungLife Jackie Jamieson office@graysharbor.younglife.org Aberdeen (360)581-3756 help with fundraising and weekly mentors for youth