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Contra Costa Seniors for Children -- Seniors share their talents, skills and experiences with one student, one hour a week. Help elementary school children with academic, social needs. Training and placement provided. Cleo Day, 925-427-1123. East County Veterans Thrift Store: Is seeking volunteers and donations. Proceeds will benefit veterans with peer-to-peer support and other programs. Store hours are 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. To volunteer or donate, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the store at 708 Second St., Antioch. Homeless Animal Response Program (HARP) -- Seeking volunteers to foster homeless animals. Also have several other volunteers opportunities available. http://www.harp-rescue.org/volunteering Homeless Animals Lifeline Organization (HALO) -- Seeking volunteers to foster homeless animals. Also have several other volunteers positions available. www.eccchalo.org. Meals on Wheels: Is seeking volunteer drivers to deliver meals to homebound seniors in Antioch and Pittsburg for one hour a week, Monday through Friday. Sharon, 925-937-8607, 925-778-4379, or email@example.com. Sutter Delta seeks retirees to volunteer -- Sutter Delta Medical Center is looking for retirees to fill volunteer positions. Those with extra time on their hands or looking for a rewarding experience are encouraged to apply. Tasks include delivering files, lab specimens and kitchen trays, helping patients with dietary needs, and working at the hospital gift shop. Wendy Kitt, 925-779-3575 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Sutter Care at Home -- Seeking volunteers to provide companionship and comfort in the homes of Contra Costa and Solano County patients. No special skills required; training provided. Elizabeth Peek, 925-677-4251. Theater volunteers: El Campanil Theatre is seeking volunteers throughout the year for special events and in-house productions. Must be 15 or older to participate. Volunteers are required to fill out a volunteer application and participate in one training session. Training sessions will be held throughout the year. Physical requirements: Must be able to stand for long periods of time, have the ability to bend over to retrieve items from the floor, and help patrons as needed. 925-757-9500 or www.elcampaniltheatre.com.