Maryland Food Committee's annual 'RSVVP' is tomorrow


CURRENT volunteers' news and needs:

Maryland Food Committee's "RSVVP" is tomorrow evening when many local restaurants share 10 percent of your dining tab with the Food Committee to help the hungry. Call 366-0600 for details.

American Cancer Society needs volunteers for its 1990 Phone-A-Thon to make phone calls between 6 and 9 p.m. from Oct. 22-25 at two locations. Dinner and free parking. 931-6850.

Children's Hospital and Center for Reconstructive Surgery wants volunteers to assist and transport patients in wheelchairs to and from therapy, to greet patients and help throughout registration, provide physical assistance and encouragement and join recreational activities. Call Donna Wilson, 462-6800, Ext. 3330.

Lions Clubs, more than 10,000 members of 240 clubs in Maryland, will offer candy for donations on Friday (Oct. 19) to raise money for Lions Vision Research Center at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute. Look for members in bright yellow aprons and caps at malls, squares and bus stations. Details: Vic Jagow, 271-7305.

American Lung Association of Maryland wants volunteers to work as receptionist in the Timonium office. 560-2120.

Project S.A.T. (Scholarship Advisory Team) is a new program to recruit volunteers to help Maryland students apply for scholarships. Training will be offered to volunteers, and teams will visit high schools, conduct college nights and work at public libraries to give students, their parents and teachers some assistance. For volunteer information, call Linda Asplin, 1-974-2971, or write to Maryland Higher Education Commission, 16 Francis St., Annapolis 21401.

Depression, Related, Affective, Disorders Association (DRADA) is forming a mutual-help support group in the Loch Raven area which will meet from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Nov. 14. Free. For location details, call 433-0974.

Office on Aging's Volunteers Plus program will hold a Volunteers Expo from 12:30 to 4 p.m. on Nov. 2 at the Florence Bain Senior Center, 6470 Beaverkill Road, Columbia. 730-7697.

Women's Board of the Johns Hopkins Hospital will hold its 34th annual Evergreen Carriage House Christmas Sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 8; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 9 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Carriage House, 4545 N. Charles St. Admission is $5. A preview party will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Carriage House, $45 at the door. 955-5924.

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