Christmas 2018

You can help make Christmas home visits to isolated elders a reality!

available Opportunities

OUR GREATEST NEEDS

Holiday Visiting with an Elder at Their Home: Share a cheerful visit with an elder in her/his home, bringing a red rose, a gift and holiday cookies on or close to the Christmas holiday. Background check required. Age: 21+.  Pick-up times on Saturday, December 22, and Monday, December 24. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-visiting-home.eventbrite.com 

Holiday Visiting with an Elder in a Nursing Home: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Share a cheerful visit with an elder in a nursing home, bringing a red rose, a gift and holiday cookies on or close to the Christmas holiday. Background check required. Age: 21+.  Pick-up times on Saturday, December 22, and Monday, December 24. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-visiting-nursing-home.eventbrite.com 

OTHER IMPORTANT ROLES

Cookie Baker: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Bake or purchase 2-4 dozen holiday cookies to brighten an elder’s Christmas. Age: 18+. Drop off times on Friday, December 21, and Saturday, December 22. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-cookie-maker.eventbrite.com

Elder Registration Assistant: Call elders and confirm that a volunteer is looking forward to sharing a Christmas visit with them. Phone calls may be made from your home or your favorite quiet spot! Age: 16+. Three date ranges to choose from: Friday, December 7 – Sunday, December 9; Tuesday, December 11 – Thursday, December 13; Sunday, December 16 – Tuesday, December 18. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-registration-assistant.eventbrite.com

Cookie Packer: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Arrange and pack Christmas cookies for elders at LBFE. Age: 16+. One shift on Saturday, December 22 at 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-cookie-packer.eventbrite.com

Cookie Drop-Off Runner: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Carry donated Christmas cookies from cars waiting in front of the LBFE office into the kitchen.  Age: 12+. Shifts on Friday, December 21, and Saturday, December 22. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-cdo-runner.eventbrite.com

Cookie Pick-Up Runner: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Carry Christmas cookies from the LBFE office to cars in front. Age: 12+. Shifts on Saturday, December 22, and Monday, December 24. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-cpu-runner.eventbrite.com

Cookie Drop-Off Traffic Controller: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Direct traffic in front of the LBFE office to expedite drop off of Christmas cookies. Age: 21+. Shifts on Friday, December 21, and Saturday, December 22. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-cdo-traffic-controller.eventbrite.com

Cookie Pick-Up Traffic Controller: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Direct traffic in front of the LBFE office to expedite pick up of Christmas cookies and elder gift bags.  Age: 21+. Shifts on Saturday, December 22, and Monday, December 24. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-cpu-traffic-controller.eventbrite.com

Gift Bag Preparer: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Pack elder gift bags at the LBFE office.  Age: 12+. Shifts on Saturday, December 22, and Monday, December 24. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-gift-bag-preparer.eventbrite.com

Gift Bag Runner: THIS ROLE HAS BEEN FILLED – THANK YOU! Carry elder gift bags from LBFE lobby to volunteer elder visitors waiting in cars. Age: 12+. Shifts on Saturday, December 22, and Monday, December 24. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-runner-gift-bag.eventbrite.com

Flower PreparerTHIS ROLE IS FILLED – THANK YOU! Place cut red roses in individual flower tubes, to be included in elder gift bags. Age: 12+. Shift on Saturday, December 22, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Check availability / Register: https://lbfemn-c2018-flower-preparer.eventbrite.com  

For questions or more information, please email Ann Fosco, Community Impact Director, or call 612.721.1400.

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