Events

Special events help us make new friends, share news, and raise funds and awareness

Thursday, August 14, 2:30-5:00pm: Youth Mentor Orientation - Call 228-0108 for more information or to RSVP
Join us for an introduction to volunteerism as a mentor.  One session will equip you with relevant information about our specific program and best practices in the field.  This opportunity is for those who are considering stepping up and stepping in to help a needy child, as well as for those who are already on the path to becoming mentors with our agency.

Monday, September 8 - Annual Friends Golf Tournament to Benefit Youth Mentoring
Complimentary continental breakfast - 8am; shotgun start - 9am. Register today - $115 per player/$460 per foursome. Sponsorship opportunities starting at $100 are still available. Please visit the golf tournament page or call (603) 228-7604 for more information.

Friday, September 12, 9am-10am - Retired & Senior Volunteer Program Informational Breakfast
Friends RSVP is seeking volunteers. Our Caregivers Program, which provides door-through-door transportation to seniors for medical appointments, grocery shopping, and other errands. Friends RSVP Caregivers fulfill other basic needs such as companionship and telephone reassurance. RSVP also also operates Bone Builders Program, a senior strength exercise program that improves bone and muscle strength, balance, circulation and, general health. Volunteer session leaders are needed to conduct semi-weekly classes  at local senior centers, senior housing buildings and other locales.

Join us for a complimentary breakfast and learn more. Space is limited. Call RSVP Program Coordinator Carolyn Rich at 228-7615 to reserve your seat today.

Wednesday, September 24, 4:30-7:00pm: Youth Mentor Orientation - Call 228-0108 for more information or to RSVP
Join us for an introduction to volunteerism as a mentor.  One session will equip you with relevant information about our specific program and best practices in the field.  This opportunity is for those who are considering stepping up and stepping in to help a needy child, as well as for those who are already on the path to becoming mentors with our agency.

Wednesday, October 1, 4:30-7:00pm: Youth Mentor Orientation for High School Volunteers - Call 228-0108 for more information or to RSVP
High school students able to make a two-year commitment to Friends Youth Mentoring are invited to learn about how they can make a lasting difference in the life of a local youngster. The minimum age to participate is 16. This is a great way to earn community service credits required for graduation and build a solid college application portfolio of experience. By being a mentor, you will forge a friendship with a local child who will look up to you and look back on your time together for years to come.