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RSVP CORNER   304.527.3410
Angela Kocher - RSVP Director (
Linda Vidoni - Ohio County Coordinator (
Kelly Fluharty - Secretary (

Birthday Greetings
To the following RSVP volunteers who celebrate their birthday in April:

Allman, Joyce Foster, Nancy Soplinski, Charlene
Bush, Etta Grishkevich, Jean Stewart, Maggie
Calfo, Edith Hunt, Vivian Troia, Phyllis
Clark, Penny Lenhart, Grace Vacheresse, Jackie
Cunningham, Frances McGowan, Beulah Wansack, Alma
Davison, Annie Porchiran, Margaret  

RSVP Fundraisers
RSVP Umbrella (Cost $10.00)
* RSVP T-Shirt (Cost $7.00 or 2/$10)
* 2006 Calendar with all RSVP volunteer birthdays and fabulous recipes, cost is $2.00. (RSVP made $116.00, Thank You)
* $20.00 Kroger Cares Rebate Program
(RSVP received $50.00 from Kroger, Thank You)
Ponderosa Steakhouse of Weirton Community Rebate Program. 
* Home Interiors (Orders due April 7, 2006)

2006 Trip Schedule - Mark your Calendar
Lancaster County by Rail - (April 25, 26, 2006)
Mediterranean Treasurers Cruise
(October 21, 2006 -  November 1, 2006)
Sights & Sounds of New York
(November 27, 2006 -  November 30, 2006)
Brochures available in the RSVP office.
One Day Trips
- April 20th, 2006 
Sugar Creek - June 29, 2006

A big Thank You to our Weirton Medical Center Volunteers!

                  RSVP on TV 
Look for RSVP on Comcast Newsmakers in April.  Comcast Newsmakers provides free forum for non-profit organizations, community leaders and local, regional and state officials to present events and issues important to the Ohio Valley.  Comast Newsmakers can be seen at :25 and :55 minutes past the hour on CNN Headline News, Channel 33.  Comcast Newsmakers interviews are also available on Comcast OnDemand under the Your Town section. Now you can access interviews 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Please welcome: Donna Lyons, Dolores Krinock, Minerva Gutwald, Mary Lou Batcho, Milton Fabianich, Marlene Robertson, Rose Sanders

Volunteers/Stations  please submit a volunteer  nomination and note describing star qualities to the RSVP office by April 14, 2006  to be featured as RSVP's Shooting Star!.  (A prize will be given)  Volunteer hours and nominations may be submitted online.

Help Needed

  • Sisters of St. Joseph - (Wheeling Area) Companionship./Outreach
    Reading, listening, letter writing, take Sister for Drive or Walk.

  • Mountain State Parent CAN (Wheeling Area)
    Clerical/Computer (Possible Virtual Station)
    Computer work, web design, filing, answer phones

  • Faith in Action Caregivers Inc. (Wheeling Area)
    Supply transportation, visiting, errand, telephone reassurance, chores, light yard work.
    Newsletter folding and other office duties

  • CASA - (Wellsburg Area) - 1 Position Filled (Thank You) Clerical Answer Phones

  • Gingerbread House - (Weirton Area) -Cashier

  • Brooke County Senior Center - Receptionist

  • Brooke County Visitors Center - Clerk

  • American Red Cross  (Weirton Area)

  • Camp Fire USA -  (Weirton Area) Those of you who are alumni are really needed to help with camp outings.

Volunteers Needing Placed

  • Douglas Beatty enjoys carpentry, wood working would like to assist in a handy man position. (Light duties)

Up and Coming Events

  • Weirton United Way Fashion Show - May 7, 2006  at 2:00 at Williams Country Club - $30.00 per person includes dinner.  Call RSVP if you would like to purchase a ticket.
  • Wal-Mart Bake Sale - May 12, 2006 at the Weirton Wal-Mart
  • The Brooke County Fair Board would like Volunteers for Sept 8, 9 and 10 of 2006.  Undo Fundraising coupons available $50 value selling for $20 thru April 6, 2006.  If interested please call RSVP.
  • RSVP needs colored yarn for the Christmas Project.
  • AARP Driving Courses - Call RSVP to get schedule.
  • AARP Tax Assistance