All posts tagged: Volunteer

May 9 – Hands on Help Needed For the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Update: Start delayed until 3:30pm! Got some time free this Saturday afternoon? Come along and help the Western Service Workers Association sort a donation of 16,000 lbs of food! Two of San Diego’s postal centers are donating the food from this year’s NALC Stamp Out Hunger National Food Drive. Volunteers will help sort the food for needy families. If you need a ride from Pt Loma or Ocean Beach contact us (619) 800 5098 or info@pointlomadem.org Even if you can’t make it Saturday afternoon, please remember to donate via your mail carrier on Saturday morning! When Saturday May 9,  3:30pm Where 2972 Clay St (map) San Diego, CA 92113 Bring your reading glasses if you need them – to read the sell by dates on the goods. Every second Saturday in May, letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America collect the goodness and compassion of their postal customers, who participate in the NALC Stamp Out Hunger National Food Drive — the largest one-day food drive in the nation. Led by letter carriers represented by the National …

Mar 20 – Volunteer to Help Register New Citizens After Downtown Naturalization Ceremony

Francine Busby visited the Club for our meeting on January 27 and called on us to volunteer to help register new voters at the downtown Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday March 20. The ceremony normally empties out of Golden Hall, 3rd Ave and B Street, in Plaza near Civic Theatre at ~10.15am and for about two hours volunteers led by Greg Bolian help new citizens register to vote. The atmosphere is always very positive with a lot of happy new citizens from all over the world, excited to start taking part in our great experiment in democracy – it’s inspiring to meet new, enthusiastic Democratic voters! The Club will be arranging a car pool to take members. If you want to make your own way there parking is no longer free at Horton Plaza (2 blocks away) you now have to make a $10 purchase to get validated parking. Street parking is available at meters or there are pay lots in the neighborhood. The 923 bus along Harbor Dr or the 30 from Old Town stop a …