On base and local volunteer opportunities

WEEKLY VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

12 October 2021

NEW AND UPCOMING EVENTS

 

American Heart Association
Gulf Coast Heart Walk
Hiller Park, Biloxi
Saturday, 16 Oct 2021
6:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Seeking individuals to assist Registration, refreshments, route marshals,
water stations, event merchandise, volunteer check-in, greeters/cheerers,
survivor tent, First Aid, Setup/Cleanup, and ACS Office Support.
For more information please contact:
Denise Landry, 228-219-1760, landr04@yahoo.com
for AITs Please contact:
TSgt Brittany Taylor, brittany.taylor.16@us.af.mil

 

Halloween at the Keesler Marina
Friday, 29 Oct 21 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
*Seeking 15 actors to help man the haunted house. Costumes will be provided…
Also, requesting assistance to help construct the haunted house.
Will need volunteers: for parking monitors,
, manning carnival games, concession stands, etc.
For more information please contact:
Tiffany Reeder (228) 377-2258, tiffany.reeder@us.af.mil

 

Salvation Army Family Store/Warehouse Sale
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 4 - 6 Nov 21, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Seeking assistance at the Hwy 49 location with positioning
items under tent and carrying items to customers vehicle.
Lunch provided on site to volunteers.
Shifts are available, any assistance is welcome.
For more information please contact:
Wanda Lowe at 228-374-9099

 

ON BASE RECURRING OPPORTUNITIES

 

Keesler AFB Airman’s Attic
Help Provide Donated Items to Our E-6s and Below Who are in Need
Mondays: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Wednesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Fridays: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Seeking individuals to help sort/display donated items, man front desk,
customer verification, item tracking, and help maintain the facility, etc.…
Donations accepted 24/7 at the drop zone in the back of the building.
For more Volunteer information & other volunteer times please contact:
Lizzy Aspiranti 209-485-3976

 

Keesler AFB Thrift Shop
Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Seeking individuals to help sort/display donated items, man front desk, and help maintain the shop, etc.…
For more information please contact:
Teressa Vieira 813-244-7246
Thrift Shop 228-377-3217
** Or message us on our Face Book “Keesler Thrift Shop” page

 

Keesler Medical Center
The Medical Center has opportunities for Dependents and Retirees
Help needed in a variety of areas including:
Info Desk/Patient Escort
Chaplain’s Office
Main Pharmacy/BX Pharmacy MDG Volunteer Office
For more info and how to apply please contact:
Ms. Usa Jones, 228-376-3415

 

Air Force Sergeant’s Association
Monthly Meetings – 1st Thursday of each month 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Room 121, Keesler Professional Development Center, Bldg. #2902

 

Weekly Volunteer Opportunities:

 

*Beach Cleanup – Every Saturday from 0900-1000.
Located right outside the main gate on Hwy 90
in front of the White House Hotel

*Amn Attic Cleanup – Every Saturday from 1000-1130.
Location: Keesler AFB Amn Attic

 

Monthly Volunteer Opportunities:

 

*Fisher House Dinner

*Ocean Springs Highway Cleanup

*NPS breakfast

For more information please contact:
Mr. Daniel Kazumura, 262-308-9923 / 228-376-8124, daniel.kazumura.1@us.af.mil
Also, for current AFSA information, check our
Facebook page: AFSA Chapter 652 Keesler

 

Armed Services Blood Program Center
Located in the Arnold Hall Complex.
Walk-ins 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Are in constant need of blood to send service members overseas/down-range
For more information please contact:
Ms. Lisa Lynn 228-376-6100, lisa.a.lynn4.civ@mail.mil

 

OFF BASE RECURRING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum
Is seeking all types of assistance with at museum. Come offer your skills!!!
Volunteers meet on Wednesdays thru Sundays (whenever volunteer support permits)
Currently working on the restoration of “Little Bill” the Parade C-130,
which was donated by the 403 AW
For more information please contact:
Francisco Gonzalez 601-299-2816, Francisco@aviationMuseum.org
Visit: https://www.msaviationmuseum.org/

 

USO Gulf Coast
Gulfport Airport and Gulf Coast-NCBC Locations
Any day of the week, for an Approximate 4 hour shift.
Any time between 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Seeking individuals to assist as:
A host to offer snacks/beverages
Assistant to sign out game equipment
General help at the center.
New Volunteer Orientation every Wednesday from 11:30-1:00
Volunteer on line at: http://www.Volunteers.uso.org
For more information please contact:
Nicole Lewis, 228-248-0533, usogulfcoast@uso.org

 

HELPING CHILDREN & THOSE IN NEED

 

Gulf Coast Center for Non-Violence
Friday and Saturday Evening Concerts 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Usher at the IP and Golden Nugget Casinos
All proceeds go to help victims of domestic violence including children and elderly in our community
Golden Nugget Casino POC: Dan Kazumura, 262-308-9923, kazumurad@yahoo.com
IP Casino POC: Paul Ahlberg 228-263-0044, paul.r.ahlberg.civ@mail.mil

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Do you have an event which you would like listed on the Weekly Volunteer Opportunities List?
Please contact:
Ernesto “Al” Alvendia at 228-377-5346
ernesto.alvendia.2@us.af.mil

Contact Information

For more information about volunteering on or off base call the Keesler Volunteer Office at the numbers below.

COMM: 228-377-5346

DSN:597-5346