Do Something

Reading—and Volunteering—Together

Because we want to encourage our community to go the next step after reading and discussing Evicted, KPL has partnered with United Way of the Battle Creek & Kalamazoo Region and with Housing Resources Inc to create volunteer opportunities for Reading Together participants.

Details and online signup for the following opportunities available here.

Two-hour time commitment (four options available)
Thursday, March 22, 7:15 am - 9:15 am -or- 12:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Friday, March 23, 7:15 am - 9:15 am -or- 12:45 pm - 2:45 pm

Ministry with Community

Serve breakfast or lunch to Ministry with Community Members. (8 volunteer slots per day for breakfast; 12 volunteer slots per day for lunch)

 

7-hour time commitment (two options available)
Tuesday, March 27, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm -or- 
Saturday, March 31, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity

Help build a Habitat House! (15 Volunteer Slots each day)

 


Housing Resources, Inc. 

Additional opportunities volunteering with Housing Resources Inc’s 2018 Walk to End Homelessness are also available. Email gbarnum@housingresourcesinc.org for more information or to sign up for the opportunities below. (25 volunteer slots for Pre Event and Event Day combined.)

 

March 12 - 23, 2018, Flexible time commitment

Housing Resources, Inc.

Pre Event: volunteers needed for various jobs. Volunteer times are flexible.

 

Saturday, March 24, 8:30 am - 1 pm, 4 to 5-hour time commitment

Housing Resources, Inc.

Event Day: Volunteers needed for various jobs. Family Friendly, Dog Friendly.