Something Different

ADAPT-ABILITY, INC. http://www.adapt-ability.org 9355 Dielman Industrial Drive. St. Louis, MO 63132. Would you like to use your I.T. skills? This organization provides assistive technology, home modifications, custom wheelchairs, etc. for those in need. Limited daytime hours, but close to school. Contact: 314.432.1101.


CIRCUS FLORA http://www.circusflora.org/volunteer/ Circus Flora, St. Louis’s homegrown one ring circus, can use volunteers ages 14 and older to help with set-up, ushering, take-down and more during late May and all of June.


FOCUS ST. LOUIS. http://www.focus-stl.org 1910 Pine St. Suite 200. St. Louis, MO 63103. This organization is dedicated to helping St. Louisans come together as a single community and to work together for social and political change. Call: 314.622.1250


WIT -- (Web Innovations and Technology Services) -- http://www.witsinc.org 643 East Holly St. Louis 63147 -- This organization collects, repairs, reworks and otherwise prepares electronic devices which are then reused or, if necessary, recycled in an environmentally friendly way. Computers are used in WITS programs to teach techonology to those who cannot afford their own computers. Computers are also lent out to the homebound and/or distributed in rural where folks can use the computers to aid with job search, training or education. This organization teams up with St. Louis Earth Day to support their electronics recycling effort. Volunteers are needed in many capacities. 314.382.1650.