Carson City volunteer connection |

Carson City volunteer connection

This continues RSVP’s column of outstanding volunteer opportunities.

Please don’t call the agency directly as it can’t process your application to volunteer.

If you’re interested in volunteering please contact Lauren at 775-687-4680, ext. 6 or

Senior Service Network is proud to announce the 18th annual Senior Celebration! This annual event is being held from 8 a.m. to noon May 19 at the Carson City Community Center. Volunteers are needed to greet, direct, and assist vendors and attendees from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. All proceeds from this event benefit Northern Nevada seniors in need. Come celebrate seniors with us!

USDA is partnering with Friends in Service Helping (FISH) to offer food distribution to low income individuals and families in the Carson area every other month. The next distribution will be from 9 to 11 a.m. July 20 at the Carson City Community Center. Volunteers are needed from 8 to 11 a.m. on the third Friday of every other month to help with sign-ups and food distribution. Help keep our community fed and sign up today!

Wylie Animal Foundation (WARF) is looking for a volunteer in Carson City. This person would be helping to feed, clean and socialize cats in the foster home. WARF is asking for a two-hour commitment if possible. Please contact Lauren for more details.

Classy Seconds Thrift Shop is seeking volunteers for various positions throughout the shop. Volunteers are needed to help sort clothing, organize the book nook, arrange displays and greet donors. This opportunity allows Advocates to End Domestic Violence to aid victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Through volunteer service, we’re able to help victims escape violent situations.

The Nevada State Railroad Museum is seeking volunteers for a variety of opportunities at the museum. It’s looking for persons to work at the admissions desk, museum store and conduct depot ticket sales. Please contact Lauren for more information.

The Nevada State Museum is seeking volunteers for various positions throughout the museum and for special events throughout the year. Come be a part of a unique and historical opportunity today!

The Nevada Children’s Museum is looking for volunteers to help on the main floor of the play area and within the Science Center. This opportunity involves working closely with children and some degree of higher energy. All applicants must pass a background check before being considered. Contact Lauren Jones for more details.

All volunteers receive orientation and training. We offer mileage reimbursement and insurance coverage. If you are a Nonprofit Organization and would like RSVP to feature your need for volunteers, please contact Lauren at (775) 687-4680, ext. 6.