Hands to Work – Hearts to God

 “The seeds of kindness you plant today will one day bloom in the hearts of all you touch.”


  WE INVITE, ENCOURAGE and EXPRESS GRATITUDE to our wonderful volunteers who help us live out our Christian ministry of service for the elderly.

Let’s begin a conversation about the volunteer work you are interested in.

Volunteers are the HEART of our Community

Please check all that apply and call Kathleen Cross, Executive Director at 217/546/5622. You may also print off the checklist below and email joanne.hinds@fairhillsres.com or mail to 2005 West Lawrence Springfield, Illinois 62704

___ Friendly visitor and companion
___ Greeter and server at our monthly parties
___ Companion for community outings sponsored by the activity department.
___ Assist with Fall Bazaar, a long standing Illinois Presbyterian Home tradition
___ Assist with Christmas Open House, decorations and parties
___ Lead or assist with exercise classes, Tai Chi for seniors, Chair Yoga or Meditation
___ Greet and direct visitors at the front desk – general office duties
___ Play a musical instrument. Please specify ___________________________________________
___ Host a singing, dancing, or musical performance
___ Share a hobby or special interest. Please specify _____________________________________
___ Host a creative writing class, poetry group, or book club
___ Educational Presentation – on a topic of choice ______________________________________
___ Arrange flowers, garden, or provide landscaping support
___ Direct an arts and crafts event
___ Pet visits – host, arrange or provide assistance
___ Lead a small group or large group activity
___ Lead a worship service
___ Provide 1:1 shopping assistance
___ Cooking/baking for special parties and events
___ Teach basic computer skills, 1:1 instruction
___ Organize Veteran’s recognition event

___ Cookie ministry



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