Donations: Help 4 Kids is holding a food drive from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Feb. 15, at Wal-Mart in Garden City Beach and Surfside Beach. Items needed are raviolis, chicken noodle soup, mac ’n cheese cups, Pop Tarts, Ramen noodles, Capri Sun and any individual item that can be put in a back pack. Call 973-204-2829.
Volunteers/donations: The Salvation Army of Horry County is in need of volunteers at the family stores, donations, customers, e-news “partners” and advertising opportunities. Call 381-8080 for donation pickup or 488-2769 to volunteer. Visit www.tsahorry.org for information.
Wanted: Rolling Thunder Chapter 3 Grand Strand is looking for retired or active duty female veterans to attend a ceremony in their honor at 1 p.m. March 22 at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 33rd Avenue North and U.S. 17 Bypass, Myrtle Beach. This free event includes lunch, flowers, certificates and more. Call 399-2939 or 240-723-6538 to register by Feb. 28.
Volunteers: The Therapy Dog Program gets many requests for visits and can use more dog/handler teams. To get involved, call 910-575-6476 or apply online at www.canineangelsservicedogs.org/volunteer-application. Email Canine Angels at info@canineAngelsServiceDogs.org
Donations: Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand/Teen Center is in need of dry erase markers and erasers, dry erase cleaner, washable markers, artificial flowers for art projects, colored spoons, super glue, notebook paper, dry clay, craft pom poms, jump drives, notebook dividers, white socks, clothes pins, winter gloves, podium, decorative wall hangings, gently used sofas, curtains, storage bins, shelves or shelving. Call 712-1977 or drop off at 1404 Carver St., Myrtle Beach.
Donations: North Strand Housing Shelter is in need of office supplies, fluorescent light bulbs, select-a-size paper towels, heavy-duty paper bowls and plates, HE laundry soap, all-purpose cleaner, bleach, sugar, creamer, tea and gasoline gift cards. Items may be dropped off at Mattress Direct, Gator Hole Plaza, U.S. 17, North Myrtle Beach. Call 756-9488 or visit www.northstrandhousingshelter.org.
Volunteers: Heartland Hospice needs volunteers to make friendly visits to patients, provide office help, assist with marketing efforts, raise funds and work on special projects. Whatever your talents and however much time you can generously offer, we want to talk to you. Call Kathie Hill, Heartland Hospice volunteer coordinator, at 248-2061. Training is free and at your convenience.
Volunteers: Meals on Wheels needs volunteer drivers for additional route in Surfside Beach, Murrells Inlet and Conway. Call 340-5982.
Donations: Friends of Surfside Library needs paperback or hardback books, children’s books, puzzles, DVDs and CDs for monthly book sale. Leave at the circulation desk or call 238-5869 or 238-5032 for pick up. No textbooks, magazines or encyclopedias.
Donations: Surfside PX Thrift Store seeks donations for new store. Proceeds to benefit veterans. Drop off at 1200 Surfside Industrial Park, Surfside Beach. 839-5558 or www.surfsidepx.org to arrange pick-up, hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
Volunteers/donations: Whiskers Animal Rescue and Sanctuary in the Loris area is looking for passionate volunteers to help clean and maintain the cat sanctuary and kitten nursery. Volunteers who can update social media sites, help with grant writing and fundraising are also needed. Whiskers also needs bleach, laundry detergent, wet and dry Friskies cat food, 9-Lives or Special kitty grade wet cat foods and kitty litter. Kitty condos, scratching posts always welcome and Costco, Sam’s or Wal-Mart gift cards. Call 455-6199.