Courtesy of Watermelon Mountain Ranch

These agencies need volunteers. Call about opportunities and time commitment.

• Backpack Bash — Volunteers needed Aug. 5-10 to help with backpack supply drive and giveaway event. Register:

• The Sports Corp — Volunteers needed Aug. 8-11 for USA Cycling Masters National Championship. Register: and Aug. 10 for The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb, Register

• Amblicab — Board members to help people with disabilities; 633-4601,

• Colorado Rangers Law Enforcement Shared Reserve — Volunteer statewide government and P.O.S.T. certified law enforcement agency seeks recruits;

• Colorado Springs Sister Cities International — Help schools and nonprofits of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in Central Asia;

• The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of Colorado Springs — 477-1515.

• Discover Goodwill — Volunteers needed to assist people with disabilities, seniors and in retail stores. Contact Grace, 785-9229,

• First Visitor — Visits homes of families with newborns; English- and Spanish-speaking volunteers needed;

• Greccio Housing — Volunteer painters, landscapers and more;

• Indigenous Ministries International — Volunteer clerical support needed; 302-3028,

• KPC Kids’ Place — Crisis and respite nursery for children to age 5 at risk of abuse and neglect; 634-5439.

• Mountain Community Senior Services —

• Sisters Thrift and Boutique — Sort clothing and household items to benefit Benet Hill Monastery; 282-0316.

Smokebrush Gallery and Foundation for the Arts — 444-1012.

USO — United Service Organizations greeters needed, Fort Carson;

Volunteers of America — People 60 and older to be foster grandparents;

Western Museum of Mining and Industry — Needs docents and tour guides; Shelby, 488-0880,

Wild Forever Foundation — Wildlife rescue, rehabilitation and education group; 475-9453,

Women Build — Help Saturdays with Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Women Build homes; 475-7800.

Women’s Resource Agency — Help women attain and maintain self-sufficiency and economic independence; 471-3170.

Zach’s Place — Serving children with disabilities and their families with respite care; 447-8983,

Email items at least two weeks in advance:

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