| Agency Name
|| Description Of Agency
|| On Going Needs
| ALSAC/St. Jude Volunteer Services
|| St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and only pediatric cancer center to be designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. Founded by late entertainer Danny Thomas and based in Memphis, Tenn., St. Jude freely shares its discoveries with scientific and medical communities around the world. St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatment not covered by insurance. No child is ever denied treatment because of the family's inability to pay. St. Jude is financially supported by ALSAC, its fundraising organization.
|| Child Life; Food Service; Weekend and Evening Happy Cart; memphis Grizzlies House Family Room; Night Live; Host Group Events
| Alzheimer's Association
|| Provides information, referral, support and education to person's with Alzheimer's and related dimentia; their caregivers, friends and families; the professionals who provide care to them; & the general community
|| Data entry, Maintain Library, Health Fairs, special events
| Amedisys Hospice Care of Memphis
|| Provides end of life care to the terminally ill, primary focus is on quality of life
|| Visit patients in homes and nursing homes, companionship for caregiver, clerical assistance; internships in social work, nursing, marketing, business.