Volunteer Opportunities 

Baking for Events: We are needing people to bake for special events, which includes fundraiser dinners, bake sales, and even Tuesday night Bingo. 

Benefit Access: Sign people up for discounts on the license plates. We will train you!

Birthday Party:  Plan and carry our the monthly birthday party by assisting in planning games, make reminder calls to birthday members, set-up and clean-up, etc.

Board of Directors: Join the Board of Directors to provide vision to the Oasis.

Crafts: Make and donate crafts to sell in our gifts shop. Floral arrangements, sewing, knitting, etc.

Federal & State Tax Preparer: Participate in the tax preparation during tax season. This can be in the form of completing and submitting online, or greeting and making sure a client has all their documents ready for the tax preparer.  Extensive training available.

Fundraisers: Join a committee and assist in the planning and execution of various fundraisers and programs.

 

Instructors: Do you have a skill that you would like to share with others? Let Michele know and she will assist in scheduling and arrangements.

Library: Our books need to be shelved quite a few times every month due to donations.  Anyone who can spend a little time sorting and shelving would be greatly appreciated.

Music: Play the piano during events such as Potluck, Fundraisers, Birthday Parties, etc.

Newsletter: Help with folding, putting stickers on, labels, sorting and putting in trays to be mailed.

Potluck: Between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM, we need help setting up the tables, making tea/coffee, assisting fellow members through the line, etc.  Following the meal, we need help clearing tables, washing, sanitizing tables, sweeping, and vacuuming floors.  Do you have a couple hours once a month?

S.H.I.P (Senior Health Insurance Program): Take a 4 day course to become certified to help people 65+ sign up for Medicare and Part D.  

Social Security Online: Assisting people sign up for social security online.

Tuesday Evening BINGO: You don’t have to know how to play Bingo to volunteer in this area!  We are in need of people willing to help with concessions in baking of desserts (not every Tuesday but perhaps once a month?), cooks for preparation of Bingo meals, people to serve the meals and another to run the cash register.   We also need volunteers to assist in making Bingo fun and a success.  This can be done by greeting players as you check them out with their purchases at the cash register, setting and clean up, floor walkers to verify if a Bingo is valid, and callers!  We will provide all the training you will need and mentor you along the way!

Thursday BINGO: Runs from 1:00 PM—2:30 PM. Help set up, call BINGO, help tear down, help the     nursing home.

Van Driver: Drive members in the Oasis Van to various trips from tea rooms to concerts.  Must have a clean driving record and obtain a JO5 endorsement.  It is a lot easier than you think!

Lawn Maintenance:  Like to work outdoors?  We have many opportunities to do so! From mowing and weed whacking, to the weeding of our flower beds in front and side of our building.

Senior Food Pantry:  Assist in the unloading of the commodities on the van, sort and put away food items.  Assemble food bags for pot luck.

Mr/Mrs Fix-It:  From time to time the Oasis needs assistance in painting walls, and minor repairs around the building.  If this is your talent, we need you!

Culver’s:  Volunteer to work from 5 PM to 6:30 PM or 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM assisting at Culver’s. The Oasis receives 10% of the meals sold between those hours.