Volunteer registration is now open for United Way’s Days of Caring, which will be Friday and Saturday, Sept. 23 and 24, at sites around Snohomish County.
Teams and individuals can go online now at www.uwsc.org and click on Days of Caring or Volunteer to find projects, which are being added to daily. Hands-on projects include painting, building, cleaning, environmental projects and reading to kids.
Agencies can register their 2011 Days of Caring projects through Aug. 31. Volunteers may register through Sept. 12.
Last year, there were 950 Days of Caring volunteers at 50 projects giving over 5,225 hours valued at $108,000. They also showed community spirit and built teamwork while lending a much-needed hand to nonprofit agencies.
To get involved, contact The Volunteer Center at United Way of Snohomish County at firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-374-5549.