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• The community arts outreach nonprofit Arts For Humanity is in need of both a web development volunteer and a fundraising development volunteer. Excellent communications and a clear, concise writing style are desired. Call 687-6615.

• Santa Barbara County Animal Services invites animal lovers to volunteer with the Santa Maria branch. Volunteers are needed to help socialize and exercise S.B. County’s stray or unwanted pets, as well as clean cages and assist in the vet clinic. Call 934-6981 for more info.

• The National MS Society’s Southern California Start to Finish MS Bike Tour makes its way to Camarillo on Saturday, October 20. Bike repairers, route marshals, medics, and set-up and take-down crews are needed for the two-day event, which ends in Santa Barbara. Call 682-8783.

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