Mobile Meals of Tucson
Mission: To preserve the health, dignity and independence of homebound adults by providing home-delivered, special-diet meals and daily contact with a caring volunteer.
Wish list: Volunteers to help deliver meals to homebound elderly and disabled adults throughout Tucson. Meals are delivered Monday through Friday, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., with pickup at several hospitals. Deliver one day a week or more. Training and background check required; must be 18 or older. Mileage reimbursement is available. Please call or visit our website for details.
Address: 4803 E. 5th St., No. 209, Tucson, AZ 85711; 622-1600; www.mobilemealsoftucson.org
La Frontera Arizona
Mission: Providing innovative solutions to complex community problems.
Wish list: Adult-size socks for men and women; bath towels (new or used); art supplies (markers, crayons, paints, construction paper, glitter and glue); board games to be used in the Therapeutic Child Care Program; hygiene products (shampoo, conditioner, hairspray, gel, deodorant, lotion, toothpaste); twin-size sheets (new or used); sports equipment (footballs, basketballs, soccer balls, volleyballs, hula hoops); cases of bottled water.
Address: 504 W. 29th St., Tucson, AZ 85713; 838-5593; www.lafronteraaz.org
Greater Tucson Leadership
Mission: Nonpartisan civic leadership program that inspires, develops and promotes leadership.
Wish list: New or gently used projector, easel, 3-ring binders,filing cabinet, plastic totes, laptop.
Address: 465 W. St. Mary’s Road, Tucson, AZ 85701; 792-2250; www.greatertucsonleadership.org