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The advertising of these events does not constitute endorsement by the Federal Government or the U.S. Air Force or the information, products or services contained therein.  If military personnel want to volunteer during duty hours, they must receive permission from their supervisor prior to volunteering.  Additionally, military personnel cannot perform service in uniform unless approved in advance by Maxwell Air Force Base Wing Commander.  To receive approval from the Wing Commander, coordinate with the 42 ABW Judge Advocate (JA) and Public Affairs (PA) offices.

 

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Maxwell Thrift Shop

Event: Monday Fundays

Event Day(s)/Date(s)/Time(s): Monday, November 25, 2019, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: 206 Selfridge St bldg 851 Maxwell AFB

Purpose of Event: Clean, organize and restock the store

Volunteers Requested: Up to 10

Duties: Help clean, organize and restock the store

Arrival Time(s): 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Age Requirements: 16 years old or older. Minors require parental consent and/or accompanied by a parent/guardian

Special Skills: N/A

Deadline to Sign Up: Saturday, November 23

If interested or for more information, please contact;

Barbara Straw, straw3mom@gmail.com, 813-843-1610

Also, after signing up, please contact;

maxwell.volunteer@us.af.mil

 

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Montgomery City-County Public Library System

Event: Homework Assistance

Event Day(s)/Date(s)/Time(s): Ongoing – September 16, 2019 – May 7, 2020

Rufus A. Lewis Library – Mondays 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Coliseum Boulevard Library – Tuesdays 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Juliette Hampton Morgan Library – Tuesdays 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

E L Lowder Library – Wednesdays 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Governor’s Square Library – Thursdays 4:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.

Location:

Rufus A. Lewis Regional Library 3095 Mobile Highway, Montgomery, AL 36108-4002

Coliseum Boulevard Branch Library 840 Coliseum Boulevard, Montgomery, AL 36109-1208

Juliette Hampton Morgan Memorial Library 245 High Street, Montgomery, AL 36104-4603

E L Lowder Regional Library 2590 Bell Road, Montgomery, AL 36117-4335

Governor’s Square Branch Library 2885-B East South Boulevard, Montgomery, AL 36111-2513

Purpose of Event: To assist student’s grades K-12th who are experiencing difficulty with homework and guiding them with the help of the students textbook and notes.

Volunteers Requested: 13-15

Duties:

  1. Homework Assistant (2 people), Mondays 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Rufus A. Lewis Library
  2. Homework Assistant (2 people), Tuesdays 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Coliseum Boulevard Library
  3. Homework Assistant (3-4 people), Tuesdays 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Juliette Hampton Morgan Library
  4. Homework Assistant (2-3 people), Wednesdays 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at E L Lowder Library
  5. Homework Assistant (4 people), Thursdays 4:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. at Governor’s Square Library

Arrival Time(s):

  1. Homework Assistant at Rufus A. Lewis Library, Mondays 6:00 p.m.
  2. Homework Assistant.at Coliseum Boulevard Library, Tuesdays 5:00 p.m.
  3. Homework Assistant at Juliette Hampton Morgan Library, Tuesdays 5:50 pm
  4. Homework Assistant at E L Lowder Library, Wednesdays 6:00 p.m.
  5. Homework Assistant at Governor’s Square Library, Thursdays 4:00 p.m.

Age Requirements: 16 years old and older, must be equipped to assist other students. Minors require parental consent and/or accompanied by a parent/guardian

Special Skills: Working with children K-12th grade on a variety of subjects: math, language arts, social studies, reading, and etc.

Deadline to Sign Up: Ongoing

If interested or for more information, please contact;

Sarah Foster (Youth Services Coordinator). sfoster@mccpl.lib.al.us, 334-625-4984

Rufus A. Lewis Branch Head

Glenda Walker, gwalker@mccpl.lib.al.us, 334-625-4848

Coliseum Boulevard Branch Head

Sharon Phillips, sphillips@mccpl.lib.al.us, 334-271-7005

Juliette Hampton Morgan Children’s Librarian

Fredriatta Brown, fbrown@mccpl.lib.al.us, 334-625-4999

E L Lowder Branch Head

Julia-Ann Jenkins, jjenkins@mccpl.lib.al.us, 334-244-5717

Governor’s Square Branch Head

Jon Darby, jdarby@mccpl.lib.al.us, 334-284-7929

Also, after signing up, please contact;

maxwell.volunteer@us.af.mil

 

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Maxwell Thrift Shop

Event: Monday Fundays

Event Day(s)/Date(s)/Time(s): Any Monday except Federal Holidays or down days

Location: 206 Selfridge St bldg 851 Maxwell AFB

Purpose of Event: Clean, organize and restock the store

Volunteers Requested: Up to 10

Duties: Help clean, organize and restock the store

Arrival Time(s): 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Age Requirements: 16 years old or older. Minors require parental consent and/or accompanied by a parent/guardian

Special Skills: N/A

Deadline to Sign Up: Ongoing

If interested or for more information, please contact;

Barbara Straw, straw3mom@gmail.com, 813-843-1610

Also, after signing up, please contact;

maxwell.volunteer@us.af.mil

 

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Maxwell & Gunter Fitness Centers

Event: Aerobics Instructors

Day(s)/Date(s)/Time(s): On-going

Location:   Maxwell Fitness Center   50 West Ash Street   Bldg. 841   Maxwell AFB, AL 36112

Gunter Fitness Center   155 N. Turner Blvd   Bldg. 811   Gunter Annex, AL 36114

Purpose: Maxwell and Gunter Fitness Centers are looking for Volunteer Aerobics

instructors to instruct classes at the fitness centers. We are looking for individuals to teach our lunch time aerobic classes (timeframe 11am -1pm). Looking to teach Step, Spin, PUMP, Functional Fitness, etc.

Volunteers Requested: 3 Volunteer Aerobics Instructors

Duties/Tasks: N/A

Arrival Time: Based on duty

Age Requirements: 18 years and older

Special Skills:

Aerobics instructor MUST have the following:

1. Group exercise instructors must have and maintain a primary instructor certification by an AF recognized organization. Instructors must obtain the additional necessary specialized training/certifications for step and kickboxing fitness classes

2.  Group exercise instructors also maintain current First Aid and either the American Heart Association's Basic Life Support/Automated External Defibrillator (BLS/AED) or the Red Cross's Cardiopulmonary

Resuscitation/Automated External Defibrillator (CPR/AED) certification.

Deadline to Sign Up: On-going until slots are filled

If interested or for more information, please contact;

Kalette Mixon, kalette.mixon.ctr@us.af.mil 953-9049

Also, after signing up, please contact;

maxwell.volunteer@us.af.mil

 

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Maxwell Gunter Thrift Shop

Event: On Going Volunteers

Day(s)/Date(s)/Time(s): On Saturday of each month from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: Bldg. 850 on Ramp Road, Gunter AFB, 36114

Purpose:  To get the Thrift Shop in order

Volunteers Requested: 6

Duties/Tasks: Sizing clothes, separating items into category, throwing out non-serviceable items

Age Requirements: 14 and up however children under 18 need parental consent

Special Skills: N/A

Arrival Time: 11:00 a.m.

Deadline to Sign Up: Ongoing

If interested or for more information, please contact;

Maxine Harvey, maxine.harvey@us.af.mil, 334-657-8346Also, after signing up, please contact;

maxwell.volunteer@us.af.mil

 

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Family Sunshine Center

www.familysunshine.org

Event: Receptionist Volunteers Needed

Day(s)/Date(s)/Time(s): Need volunteers who are available at least one day per week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday.  Normal volunteer hours will be 11:45 to 13:15 unless the receptionist is on vacation, sick, or attending training.  In those instances, it will be all day:  08:00 to 17:00.

Location: Contact volunteer coordinator for directions.

Purpose:  The Family Sunshine Center exists to end family violence and sexual assault and foster hope and healing.

Volunteers Requested: 5

Duties/Tasks: Provide relief for the receptionist, as well as administrative tasks (as needed) such as copying and filing.

Age Requirements: 18 years and older.

Special Skills:  None required.

Arrival Time: Based on assigned hours.

Deadline to Sign Up:  Ongoing.

If interested or for more information, please contact;

Sandy Smith, Volunteer Coordinator, ssmith@familysunshine.org, 334-206-2128

Also, after signing up, please contact;

maxwell.volunteer@us.af.mil

 

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Montgomery Area Food Bank

Event: Volunteering

Day(s)/Date(s)/Time(s): Monday thru Thursdays 8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. & Fridays 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Location: 521 Trade Center Street, Montgomery, AL 36108

Purpose: To assist in our mission in the battle against hunger sorting and repacking product for distribution to those in need in our 35-county coverage area.

Volunteers Requested: 1-40

Duties/Tasks: sorting, re-packing, working produce, etc... for distribution

Arrival Time: based on duty: Depends on their preference of available hours

Age Requirements: our youngest age is 13 with a 21 or older adult, we have a 1:6 ratio for teenage groups.  Closed toed shoes are required, reasonable dress code, no shorts

Special Skills: N/A

Deadline to Sign Up: N/A

If interested or for more information, please contact;

Teressa Vigneault Millwood, teressamillwood@montgomeryareafoodbank.org, 334-263-3784x307

Also, after signing up, please contact;

maxwell.volunteer@us.af.mil

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