Studio Arena Theatre's development department is seeking volunteers who can work for one or more days a week during events produced by the department, including a gala benefit, Take A Seat and fund-raising telethons. Volunteers see the productions as guests.
Those with computer skills and basic clerical skills are especially needed, but it's not a necessity. Call Chris Heeg at 856-8025, ext. 1744.
Literacy Volunteers of America/Buffalo & Erie County has kicked off a recruitment campaign to fill a critical need for tutors in its basic reading and English for speakers of other languages programs. An orientation session will be held at Spot Coffee, 227 Delaware Ave., at 5 p.m. Sept. 10.
Other sessions include: 1:30 p.m. today, Hamburg Library; 6:30 p.m. Sept. 2, literacy office, 712 Main St., and 10:30 a.m. Oct. 3, literacy office. For information, call 853-1025.
The Erie and Niagara county units of the American Cancer Society are in urgent need of volunteer drivers to transport cancer patients to and from treatments. The society will plan around a volunteer's schedule.
Anyone who can spare a half day per week to perform this important service is asked to call (800) 743-6724. The society may have to eliminate this program if drivers aren't found.
For information on other volunteer opportunities, call the Volunteer Center of the United Way at 887-2690.