You can help with the crisis now.
Find volunteering opportunities related to COVID-19.
Many of the organizations that participate in Volunteer Connector rely on donations to assist their patrons. If you find that you have time and talents to share, please consider putting them to use. Sewing and knitting are great ways to relax when things are hectic. Please contact organizations you wish to donate to ahead of dropping off as they may have specific protocols in place related to Covid-19. Suggested ideas: Sewing Hats or mitts for local schools Blankets for shelters Sanitary Napkins for "Days for Girls" Dresses for "Little Dresses for Africa" Other ideas here: https://www.sewnews.com/blogs/sewing/2017/03/30/sewing-for-good-9-sewing-charities-that-need-your-help/ Knitting Prosthetic breast for "Knitted knockers" Afghans for shelters Items for your favourite charity to auction as a fundraiser Other ideas here: https://www.themakeyourownzone.com/knitting-for-charity-10-ways-to-donate/
No training necessary- use the talents you have to make a difference
This volunteer opportunity will allow participants to support an organization of their choice by using a talent or skill they enjoy. It is a way to give back to the community that can be done from home, and on the volunteers schedule.