Country Cares
 
 
In addition to the Bull's Community Calendar, our station is proud to partner with organizations each year for signature events and wonderful community causes. Listen for "Country Cares" on the air each day to learn about ways to have fun in the Lawrence and Topeka areas and support local community services!
 
 
 



VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
 
 

Ring Bells (November 22 - December 23)
   --Many volunteers needed for a shift to ring bells this holiday season and become part of a 125 year-old tradition of raising money to help those in most need! 2-hour shifts needed Monday-Saturday, 10am-8pm. Dress for cold weather; long periods of standing outside. Go to www.ringbells.org to sign up or call Jim Evers at 785-764-0962.
 
 
 
Thanksgiving Food Boxes (November 20-21)
   --20 volunteers needed to organize food for baskets; arrange baskets for pick-up. 20 volunteers needed to help families pick up food baskets and load in car. Some heavy lifting and organizational skills needed. Located at the Salvation Army, 946 New Hampshire.Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
Share the Warmth Coat Distribution (November 30 - December 22)
   --Coat Drive distribution volunteers needed 1pm-4pm weekdays (except Wednesday). Help families shop for coats and check out. Some lifting and organizational skills. Located at the Salvation Army, 946 New Hampshire.Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
Wal-Mart Fill the Truck Toy Drive (December 2, 2017)
   --Volunteers needed at both Lawrence Wal-Mart stores to pass out flyers in 2-hour shifts (standing and passing out flyers); volunteers also needed to pick up toys at both stores and place in trailers (some lifting and packing). Flyers 9am-12pm, 12pm-3pm. Toy pick-up 3pm-5pm. Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
Holiday Meal for the Homeless (December 6, 2017)
--10 volunteers needed 9am-12pm to help set up chairs and tables, and prepare for meal. 10 volunteers also needed 12pm-4pm to serve and help clean up. Located at the Salvation Army, 946 New Hampshire. Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
Angel Tree (December 9, 2017)
--2 volunteers needed 1pm-5pm to pick up toys at Angel Tree locations and deliver to the fairgrounds site. Lifting and packing. Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
Joy Shop (December 11-15, 2017)
--10 volunteers needed each day for set up (heavy lifting, organization), distribution (communication skills), and tear-down (heavy lifting. Located at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper Street in Lawrence. Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
Adopt-A-Family (December 18-22, 2017)
--6 volunteers needed each day December 18, 21, 22 to receive Adopt-A-Family items and organize for pickup; retrieve gifts and help load in car. 4 volunteers needed December 22 to clean up building and put table away. Located at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2120 Harper Street in Lawrence. Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
Pick Up Kettle Stands (December 23, 2017)
--2 volunteers needed 8pm-10pm to pick up Kettle stands from all locations and put in storage. Some lifting required. Contact Jim Evers at 785-764-0962, or sign up at www.ringbells.org
 
 
 
 
 
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 Looking for the Good Card to spread kindness in your community? Contact the KU Chabad Center at 785-832-8672 or office@JewishKU.com
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
If you are a not for profit organization and you would like to submit your event for the community calendar, please submit your event below!
 





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