Small ways to make a big difference for nonprofits

mungerplaceGet involved …
… with preservation by attending the Old Oak Cliff Conservation League’s annual meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, June 9, at Turner House, 401 N. Rosemont. The league will unveil its “architecture at risk” list for 2014 and award grants to Oak Cliff neighborhood associations. Find more information at ooccl.org.

Volunteer …
… at the third-annual Oak Cliff Film Festival June 19-22. If you love Oak Cliff and you like movies, this could be your thing. Volunteers are needed at venues and box offices and to help with hospitality, travel and logistics. Every volunteer shift worked earns two screening passes. To volunteer, contact Doug Silver at volunteer@filmoakcliff.com.

Increase literacy …
… by volunteering with the Trinity River Mission, a nonprofit that works with West Dallas children to improve academic success and develop life skills. The mission needs reading buddies, mentors and tutors. Call 214.744.6774 or visit trinityrivermission.org for more information.

Know of ways
that neighbors can spend time, attend an event, or purchase or donate something to benefit a neighborhood nonprofit? Email your suggestion to launch@advocatemag.com.

By |2014-05-25T21:06:42-05:00May 26th, 2014|All Magazine Articles, Launch, Nonprofits and Volunteers|Comments Off on Small ways to make a big difference for nonprofits

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