With our rich source of talent, we love providing volunteer services to our community.
Our members are very active and enjoy giving back to our community -volunteering many hours as a group or as individuals on
a regular basis.
Areas of Service include:
Akron Civic Theater
Akron Historical Museum
American Red Cross
St. Ambrose Church
Brunswick United Methodist Church\
Buckeye Elementary Library
Grace Lutheran Church in Wadsworth
Institute for Learning at BW
Jobs for Ohio Grads (JOG)
Leroy Methodist Church
Lock 3 in Akron
Lodi Community Hospital
Lodi Community Hospital Auxiliary
Lodi Meals on Wheels
Medina Community Services Center
Medina Community Health Department
Medina County Retired Teachers
Medina County Federal Credit Union
Medina County SPCA
Medina Historical Society
Medina Project Learn
Medina Project Munch
Medina United Methodist Church
Playhouse Square Theater (Cleveland)
Seville Community Food Pantry
Episcopal Church in Medina
St. Paul Lutheran Church's Sharing Center in Sharon Center
Wadsworth Area Historical
Western Reserve Masonic Community
*Playing piano at various nursing homes
*Providing transportation to other
*Making dolls for "The Giving
*Providing help for Bhutanese Refugees
making a difference!
Karla Robinson from Project:LEARN is looking
for a tutor who has some special expertise. They have a student of English as a Second Language who is an advanced student
She is trying to pass the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) test and needs help becoming a more fluent writer
in English. Her spoken language is excellent. She hopes to become a certified nurse in Ohio.
Project:LEARN is looking for a retired secondary English teacher who would
be willing to tutor this student for a few months. All materials will be provided and location for tutoring would be
up to the tutor.
Project:LEARN is a wonderful
way to volunteer at any time.
Contact: Karla Robinson
Project: LEARN of Medina County
MCRTA member (and our newsletter publisher) Carol Klingel gives many
hours and much love to the Medina SPCA. She also does the SPCA newsletter, works
in fundraising, and helps out at the shelter. Her husband Will is Mr. Everything at the shelter!
Anything that needs to be done, Will does it! They were given an engraved brick with their names on it at the March
MCRTA member Carol Callahan enjoys making dolls for Jan
Householder's "Giving Doll" organization. The dolls are made and
given to children who need some comfort in their lives.
Retired teacher, Jan Householder, founder & executive
director of "The Giving Doll, Inc." Stop in at The Giving Doll Headquarters, 229 College
Street, Wadsworth, Ohio. Volunteers, both sewers & non sewers, are needed and welcome. Jan was our 'Special Person' honored in our October Newsletter 2012.
Check out: www.thegivingdoll.org.
can be a Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) Ambassador
. Welcome travelers and visitors to the City of Cleveland. Contact Yvette Durden
at 216-265-6006 or e-mail at email@example.com
Medina County Park District
are needed to assist with various park activities. A wonderful opportunity for retired teachers to contribute
time, energy, knowledge and skills to enhance the many programs and events! To learn how you can get involved as a volunteer,
Mary Beth Bender
Medina County Park District
Medina, Ohio 44256
Medina County District Library
Each library has a variety of ways
in which you can volunteer. If you have the time, we have an opportunity for you!
Adult Library Volunteer provides service in various library departments and locations.
Bookmates "bring the library" to people who cannot get there themselves because of age of disability.
Library Volunteer Coordinator
or contact the Volunteer
Liaison at your local library