Spread the Word:
is asking for your help! Please pass along your
newsletter to a friend to help get the word out about the
program activities and need for volunteers.
RSVP CERT Members Notice:
Disaster Preparedness Month. Check out FREE online exercises to
help you be prepared.
RSVP Coordinator – Senior
of the Year Recipient
Nominated by Glynda Marie Walker, Linda is
very active in her community volunteering at: Wheeling
Hospital, Department of Correction, Odgen Race, Welty
Nursing Home, and assisting citizens in her community with
errands of shopping and dining. Glynda states, “Linda is a
lady with the “Angel of Love” a “Big Heart. She encourages
seniors to enjoy life outwardly and has such an internal
beauty.” Congratulations, Linda!
AARP Safe Driving Classes
7 & 8th, 2012 -
a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
School personnel discount of $5 also. AARP
Members $12, non-members $14.
August 9 &10 2012 – 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
“Eight Hour Class EVENING” Christ United Methodist
Church instructed by Ralph Cox. Call 304.527.3410 to
Newest Volunteer Opportunities:
WV Attorney General Consumer Advocate needing
on Sept 7, 8, 9, Brooke County Fair,
September 14, 15, Hancock County Old Timers Festival,
October 5, 6 7, Wellsburg Apple Festival, October 13,
14, Christmas in the Park.
RSVP NEEDS YOUR
HELP! We will lose the AARP Tax Assistance Service unless we
find one (1) volunteers to commit to 2012/2013 tax season!
Please ask your friends and family if they might be able to
help us! Thank You
Center Needs Volunteers! Contact Sandra Weigel at 797.6112
regarding Orientation - Application needs to be in one week
prior to orientation. You can pick up your application at
WMC Gift Shop.
Center - Lunch Assistant Needed!
AARP Tax Assistance - Tax Assistant -
Lantz - 304.527.3410
A Child’s Place CASA - Clerical - Rhonda Stubbs
Fundraising Assistant - Pamela J. Wilson -
Ann’s Country Retreat
- Admin Assistant - Carolyn Mason -
Inc. - Grant Asst, Clerical -
Rose Hart - 304.845.2762
Housing Authority - Clerical - Cindy Tribett -
Big Brothers Big
Sisters - Admin Assistant - Shanna
Kemp - 304.232.0520
Brooke County Singing
Group - Director - Joy Crawford
Brooke County WVU
Extension Office - Energy Express
- Alicia Cassels - 304.737.3666
Bank - Marilyn Stuckert -
CHANGE Inc. - Clerical -
Judy Raveaux - 304.797.7733
Cockayne Farmstead Preservation Project
- Tour Guide
- Thomas Tarowsky - 304.845.1411
- Tammy Lewis - 304.723.0083
Girl Scouts of the Black Diamond Council
- Roseann L. Teramana - 304.232.8601
Extension Office - Energy Express volunteers (reading,
writing and art) and a Camp Cook - Carole Sheerbaum -
Elementary - Teacher Instructor - Nicole Ennis
- Clerical - Melynda Sampson - 304.233.6300
Intrepid/In Home Care
- Clerical - Sandra Zanos - 304.723.9696
Chapel - Office Assistant with typing or computer
experience - Rev. Marcia Allen - 304.232.2630
School Anchor Program - Teacher/Instructor -
Rosemary Anderson - 304.243.0366
Marshall County Animal
Shelter - Clerical - Cindy Brautigan -
Mary H. Weir Public
Library - Clerical - Rik Rekowski 304.797.8510
Mom's In Touch -
Assistant - Dorothy Boyko - 304.559.7664
Res. Cons. & Dev. - Warehouse Assistant -
Howard Coffield - 304.242.0576
Sisters of Mt. St.
Joseph - Companions and person to push wheelchair
outside - Susan Vaughan - 304.232.8160
Soup Kitchen of Great
Wheeling - Food Service - Becky
Rodocker - 304.233.2992
The Children’s Museum
of the Ohio Valley -Receptionist -
Vera Uyehara - 304.214.5437
Center - Weekend person to do exercise and play games
with residents - Mary Ann Boyd - 304.723.4300
Weirton United Way
- Brochure folding - Kristin Bowman Cross -
Weirton Medical Center
- Numerous Opportunities - - Sondra Weigle - 304.797.6112
Wheeling Health Right
- Office cleaner - Kathie Brown - 304.233.9323
and help your RSVP fundraise. Drop off your used ink
cartridges and cell phones at your local RSVP office.
Click to Register your Kroger Plus Card online to help
ALL CURRENT PARTICIPANTS Must
Re-Enroll April 1, 2011 to continue earning rewards for
RSVP. Please call the office; we'll help you register
if you need assistance. Call 304.527.3410 and we’ll walk you through.
Select Ohio, enroll at the store you shop and select
BROOKE COUNTY COMMITTEE ON AGING RSVP
(No Computer? Call the office and we’ll send
you a barcode to contribute) Just need to use your card
to contribute! IT’S EASY!
Thompson, Katie Barrett, Regina Jackson, Jim Mansfield,
Elaine Watchorn, Tom Moore, Kathy Moore, Bonnie See and
Community Garden Updates:
to Lu Tate, Follansbee Italian Grill, Business Owner,
Follansbee Mayor David A. Velegol and Lewis & Nancy Brooks for Donations to help with WATER costs.
Also, Follansbee City Council and Paul & Carol
Scurti, Scavati’s Restaurant, Owners, for future plans to
assist with Water at little or no cost. Follansbee garden
has produced approximately 80 zucchini and 100 cucumbers,
some tangy radishes, sweet basil and medium hot peppers donated
to local seniors who have manned the garden and seniors at
the Brooke County Senior Center. To get involved stop by the
garden at 930 Virginia Ave., Follansbee, Volunteers usually there
Mon-Sat 7:00 p.m. or help at your convenience. Our Benwood/McMechen
garden currently has knee high corn, will be picking soon!Pictured above Julia Stankevich.
fully support your efforts for the Community Garden as it
provides so many benefits." Follansbee Mayor, David Velegol,
to volunteers who assisted with manning booths at
Follansbee Community Days. Pictured are Linda Rockwell and
Edith Cooper who assisted with literature distribution for
Consumer Advocates. Volunteer participants: Janet Benzo,
Helen Kohen, Dorothy Gorman, Kathy & Tom Moore, Loretta
Ceccarelli, Rae Tate, Al Anglin, Becky Deitch, Julia
Stankevich, Bill Lantz, Vivian Hunt, Bernard Hunt, Nora
Neff, Dick Laughlin, Vera Morton, Martha Gonzales and Woody
Leazear. We appreciate your hard work and dedication.
WELCOME, CARISSA VENNING ASAP
BROOKE COUNTY VISTA:
be joining the RSVP ASAP in Brooke County on August 23,
Thank You to Alina Hopkins, VISTA,
for creating RSVP ASAP
Tips on Handling Behaviors,
Learning Style Characteristics,
RSVP VFV :
to Jim DeMaria for assuming the position as Veterans
for Veterans Treasurer.
Thank you, CNCS State Program Specialist, Karlisa E.
Bradley, for sharing your Monthly Report June 2012
for West Virginia Projects. We appreciate all you
Click here to view report.
Thank You: Brooke County Senior Center for hosting a
wonderful Senior Picnic. We had a lot of fun while
recruiting new volunteers! Pictured above Linda Vidoni
recruiting Linda Heaton.
Special Thanks to Weirton
United Way for your continued support of the RSVP.
Thank You, Elizabeth Turak and Emmalena Khourey, interns from office of
State Auditor, Glen B. Gainer III, for assistance in manning
the Community Days booth. You may still purchase cookbooks,
to help the Weirton United Way, containing 350 recipes at
$10 each by calling: 304.748.7213
online at iGive to help RSVP. 26% goes
to RSVP with tax deduction
and Coming Events:
Saturday, August 18,
2012, Summer of Fun at Follansbee City Park Community Watch
Family Picnic. FREE: Movie: Soul Surfer (Bring Chair
or Blanket). 50/50 Drawing