Volunteers

Kiwanis Club of South Central Indiana

Website www.scikiwanisclub.org
Phone 812-327-8575
Email vanessa [at] scikiwanisclub [dot] org
Address P.O. Box 7431
Bloomington, IN 47407
Description

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time.

We meet on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month at the Boys & Girls Club.

Year Established 2006
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ACA Volunteers of Monroe County

Website http://www.acavmc.org/
Contact David Meyer (President)
Phone (812) 345-9124
Email info [at] acavmc [dot] org
Address 500 N Walnut St, Suite 204
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Supports the Monroe County, Indiana community by expanding knowledge and awareness of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to maximize the number of residents with health insurance coverage.  Maintains a network of knowledgeable and vetted volunteers that support education of residents on the health insurance Marketplace. Maintains close alignment with local governmental and other local non-profit organizations’ activities in support of ACA communications and implementation.

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Friends of the Library

Website http://mcpl.info/friends
Contact Faye Mark (Bookstore Manager)
Phone 812-349-3083
Address Monroe County Public Library
303 E. Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

The Monroe County Library Foundation, also known as the Friends of the Library, supports and advocates for the patrons and staff of the Monroe County Public Library by enhancing library collections and facilities and by contributing to library programming and professional staff development.

 

As a nonprofit corporation, the Friends collect and administer the grants, gifts, bequests, and other monies (outside of local tax receipts) that help make the library's many programs such an integral part of our community. The Friends also help staff and run the Friends of the Library Bookstore.

Phone 349-3050, ext. 1080
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Community Birthday Association

Contact Mark Harper
Phone 331-9113
Email ratsliveonnoevilstar69 [at] yahoo [dot] com
Description We want to provide a meaningful birthday celebration with clowns, baloons, presents and cake to needy children in the Monroe County.
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Volunteers for Change

Website https://volunteer.truist.com/cobvn/org/10319548052.html
Contact Anne McLaughlin (Member)
Phone (812) 327-3804
Hours no office hours
Description

We are a group of concerned citizens from south-central Indiana who believe that the challenges the nation and the world are facing are so serious that they can only be solved through a rebirth of citizenship.

Additional Contact Jeff Thomas (Member)
Phone 443-220-1673
Email thomasjgb [at] hotmail [dot] com
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Boxcar Books

Website http://www.boxcarbooks.org/
Contact Steven (General Coordinator)
Phone (812) 339-8710
Email boxcar [at] boxcarbooks [dot] org
Hours Monday-Friday 11am-9pm, Saturday 10am-9pm, Sunday 10am - 5pm
Description

Boxcar Books and Community Center, Inc. is a volunteer run, non-profit organization that exists to provide new and used books, zines, magazines, and comics on topics of social justice, independent media, and fiction for the community. Boxcar Books sends literature of all types, free of charge, to prisoners in the Midwest. It also provides a meeting space for community and literary groups. Boxcar Books is affiliated with the Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project, which can be found at http://www.pagestoprisoners.org/.

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The Endwright Center

Website http://www.area10agency.org/endwright
Phone 876-3383
Email area10 [at] area10 [dot] bloomington [dot] in [dot] us
Hours Call or visit website for more information
Description

Through an innovative fitness program, one-on-one computer tutoring program, arts and humanities classes, special events, inter-generational activities, support groups and volunteer opportunities, the Endwright Center strives to meet the various needs of people 50 years and older.

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Midwest Pages to Prisoners

Website http://www.pagestoprisoners.org/
Contact Michael Hoerger
Phone 866-598-1543 (tf)
Email mwpp [at] pagestoprisoners [dot] org
Address The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project c/o Boxcar Books and Community Center, Inc.
118 S. Rogers Suite #2
Bloomington, IN 47404
Hours Mondays 7-9pm, Thursdays 7-10pm, and Sundays 2-5pm
Description The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project is an all volunteer effort that strives to encourage self-education among prisoners in the United States. By providing free reading materials upon request, we hope to aid in the rehabilitation process and stimulate critical thinking behind bars.
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Broadview Learning Center (BLC)

Website http://www.mccsc.edu/Domain/30
Contact Sherry D. Dick (Director)
Phone 330-7731
Address 705 W. Coolidge Dr.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Hours Office hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Description

The Monroe County Community School Corporation Adult Education program offers individualized instruction and guidance to teen and adult learners who seek to improve basic skills or learn new ones to create better opportunities for themselves and their families.

The Broadview Learning Center offers the following services:

  • FREE Adult Basic Education/GED Preparation Classes
  • FREE ESL (English as a Second Language) classes
  • FREE Teen Learning Center (TLC) Programs
  • Workforce Development
  • Evening Computer Classes
  • Volunteer Training and Opportunities
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Stone Belt

Website http://www.stonebelt.org
Contact Leslie Green (Central Office/Headquarters)
Phone 812-332-2168
Email Lgreen [at] stonebelt [dot] org
Description Stone Belt is one of the oldest and largest service providers for individuals with developmental disabilities in south central Indiana. Stone Belt is committed to quality service and invite the entire community to play a role in preparing, empowering and supporting persons with developmental disabilities. We value Stone Belt's tradition of excellence and leadership in the field that is founded on our belief that everyone deserves dignity, self-worth and the right to self-determination.
Email mgahan [at] stonebelt [dot] org
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