Volunteer coordinator: Sarah McKinney, Southeast program director.
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Contact information: 790-4072, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.alaskahealthfair.org.
Organization description: Alaska Health Fair provides an opportunity throughout Alaska for community health education and medical screenings.
Volunteer opportunities: Volunteers are needed to staff the fair from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 6-7. Medical volunteers can be doctors, nurses (RN, LPN, CNA), lab techs or EMTs interested in doing phlebotomy, check-out and evaluation interviews, taking blood pressures or offering special screenings. Non-medical volunteers are also needed to help with snacks, registration, crowd control and other various tasks.
Neighbors Helping Neighbors is a weekly feature on the Neighbors page and is in collaboration with the United Way of Southeast Alaska. More volunteer opportunities can be found online at the Volunteer Center of Southeast Alaska, www.unitedwayseak.org.