Current Volunteer Needs


The volunteer Receptionist is responsible for maintaining a professional atmosphere while greeting and directing visitors to the organization. This position requires a strong communicator with excellent phone conversation skills who enjoys working with the public.

Time commitment: One scheduled half-day per week.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Welcome and direct all visitors in person or on the telephone
  • Perform common clerical duties including but not limited to: answering phones, taking messages, sorting and distributing mail, filing, and copying.
  • Assist staff with assorted jobs including the assembly of mailings, phone calls, copying, shredding, etc.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of all elderly friends, volunteers, and staff discussion.

For more information regarding this volunteer opportunity, please call Carol Korpela, Program Director, at 906-482-6944 or email her at

Orientation is required and training is provided. Please fill out and submit a volunteer application to begin the process.