Allison Ransom 
Member since Sep 16, 2012

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Start the Adventure in Reading

The STAIR program holds regular training sessions for volunteers who work one-on-one with public school students to build reading and language skills. Call (504) 899-0820, email or visit

Lunchbox Lecture

The semi-monthly lecture series features World War II-related topics. Call (504) 528-1944, ext. 229, for details. Noon.

National World War II Museum (map)
945 Magazine St.
Warehouse District
phone (504) 527-6012

Dinky Tao Poetry

Wednesdays, 8 p.m.

The coffeehouse hosts an open-ended poetry hour.

Neutral Ground Coffeehouse (map)
5110 Danneel St.
phone (504) 891-3381

Senior Companion Volunteers

The New Orleans Council on Aging seeks volunteers to assist with personal and daily tasks to help seniors live independently. Visit or call (504) 821-4121.

Teen Life Counts

The Jewish Family Service program seeks volunteers to teach suicide prevention to middle- and upper-school New Orleans students. Call (504) 831-8475.

Hospice Volunteers

Harmony Hospice seeks volunteers to offer companionship to patients through reading, playing cards and other activities. Call Carla Fisher at (504) 832-8111.

Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center

The center seeks part-time civil rights investigators with excellent writing skills, reliable transportation and no criminal convictions to help expose housing discrimination in the New Orleans metro area. Call (504) 717-4257 or email

Edgar Degas Foundation

The nonprofit seeks volunteers to contribute to foundation development. Call (504) 821-5009 or email

Friends of the New Orleans Public Library book sale

Wednesday and Saturday.

The group hosts twice-weekly sales of books, DVDs, books on tape, LPs and more. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Latter Library (map)
5120 St. Charles Ave.
phone (504) 596-2625

Louisiana SPCA

The LA/SPCA seeks volunteers to work with the animals and help with special events, education and more. Volunteers must be at least 12 years old and complete an orientation to work directly with animals. Visit


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