Rochester, NY

Community Wishbook

April 2019 Wish of the Month


The following charities are in need of Drivers and Transportation Help. If you can help, please click on the charity's name for more information, and contact them directly.s

 Drivers and Transportation Help
American Red Cross,NY-Penn Blood Region (pick up and deliver blood) 
Brighton Food Cupboard (drivers to deliver food, drivers to pick up food donations) 
Catholic Family Center (CFC) (drivers) 
The Center for Youth (respond in pairs to youth who have accessed Safe Place sites and possibly transport them to emergency shelter) 
Charles Settlement House, Inc. (van driver) 
Episcopal SeniorLife Communities (Drivers: provide transportation to seniors in the community.) 
FISH/RHAFT, Inc. (Rush-Henrietta) (drive residents to medical appointments, deliver emergency food) 
The Friendly Home (accompany/transport residents from their rooms to in-house church service) 
Give-A-Lift c/o Lifespan (drivers for medical appointments, etc.) 
Greece Ecumenical Food Shelf, Inc. (drivers: deliver food to families in Greece, Charlotte; deliver to people with special needs) 
Greece F.I.S.H. (Friends In Service Here) (drivers to take clients to medical appointments: one day per month) 
Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County (help drivers pick up donations) 
Hearing Loss Association of America - Rochester Chapter (drivers to transport members to day and evening meetings) 
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester (animal transporters) 
Meals on Wheels - a program of UR Medicine Home Care (deliver Meals on Wheels) 
No One Left Behind (take families to appointments, deliver furniture) 
Nuts for Mutts Rescue, Inc. (transport dogs) 
Penfield Symphony Orchestra (take brochures to libraries and other locations) 
RSVP of Monroe County – A Program of Lifespan (drivers for medical appointments, etc.; drivers for home-delivered meals, driving & other supportive services for veterans) 
St. Peter's Kitchen (pick up deliveries) 
St. Vincent DePaul Society/St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Conference (drivers for donation pickups) 
SOFI Transportation/Elderbus (transport clients to medical appointments, essential errands, etc.) 
Spencerport Area Ecumenical Food Shelf (deliver food to families in need) 
SWEM (Southwest Ecumenical Ministries) Community Services (deliver food to seniors: third Saturday of each month) 
VA Medical Center (drive vans: Rochester, Syracuse, and Buffalo VA Medical Centers) 
Webster Wasps (drive seniors and disabled folks living within the Webster School District to medical, dental, dialysis, therapy, pharmacy visits, and health-related shopping and appointments) 


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As a public service, Messenger Post Media donates the ad space to run this monthly promotion in all Post Newspapers; and supports the Wishbook and local charities throughout the year.