Volunteer

Help Reduce Veteran Suicides

An estimated 22 Veterans commit suicide each day in these United States and we believe that is 22 too many. Colorado has over 350,000 Veterans and Weld County over 21,000. Warriors are trained for combat, but not trained to be civilians again. There are many resources available to Veterans, but too often Veterans are still […]

Park County Senior Coalition News

Let us introduce you to the Park County Senior Coalition, a non-profit organization celebrating its 40th anniversary with its goal of helping seniors over 60 of Park County stay in their homes as long as they can and want to.  Coalition-provided services include such things as delivered meals, transportation, housekeeping, handyman services, respite care, nutrition […]

Retirees Can Still Make a Difference -Volunteer with Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP

~ By Tom Rapp, Director Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP at Senior Hub, Inc. ~ Adams/East Arapahoe RSVP: Volunteering for those 55 and up in all of Adams, and Arapahoe (east of I-25). Sponsors: Corp. for National and Community Svc, and Senior Hub, Inc. Call Tom Rapp at 303-887-5649 or e-mail trapp@seniorhub.org., about the items below and […]

Meet Boomers Leading Change: Achieving Purpose Through Service

~ By Phil Nash, Executive Director ~ The baby boom generation is rewriting the script for aging. Every day, ten thousand of us turn 65. But then what? More than ever, people of so-called “retirement age” are choosing to keep on working, keep on learning, and keep on finding ways to help their communities.

Hunger Hurts the Whole Community Food & Fund Drive

April 7-9, 2017 Here’s how you can help: Please encourage and remind people to donate at their near-by grocery store, listed below. Sign up to be a “greeter” at a store.The success of the food drive is totally dependent on the number of volunteer greeters we are able to recruit. We also need volunteer DRIVERS […]

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) – April 2017

Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP has volunteering for those 55 and up in all of Adams County, and Arapahoe (east of I-25). Sponsors: Corp. for National and Community Service and Senior Hub, Inc. Call Tom Rapp at 303.955.6609 or trapp@seniorhub.org., about the items below and many others not listed here. Adams 12 Five Star Schools Vision and […]

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) – Mar 2017

Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP finds volunteering for persons 55 and older in Adams County, and Arapahoe County east of I-25. Sponsors: Corp. for National and Community Service and The Senior Hub, Inc. Contact Tom Rapp 303.955.6609 or trapp@seniorhub.org., about these and other opportunities. Platte Valley Medical Center Ambassadors (Brighton): Volunteers are needed to provide compassionate customer […]

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) – Feb 2017

Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP finds volunteering for those 55 and up in Adams County, and Arapahoe County east of I-25. Sponsors: Corp. for National and Community Service and The Senior Hub, Inc. Contact Tom Rapp 303-955-6609 or trapp@seniorhub.org., about these and other opportunities. Platte Valley Medical Center Volunteer Ambassadors: Volunteers to provide excellent customer service with […]

Become a Foster Grandparent

Foster Grandparents serve a variety of roles in the Denver area community. They serve as motivators, mentors, and confidants to over 3000 children. Foster Grandparents volunteer in Early Childhood Education centers, such as preschools and Head Start programs and in public elementary schools, focusing on literacy and numeracy for at-risk children and youth. For their […]

Spellbinder Storyteller Training for Volunteers

The Cherry Creek Chapter of Spellbinders is forming a new training class to get storytellers ready to get into the classrooms of Cherry Creek schools with enlightening, informative, and amusing tales of wonder. We have more opportunities and classroom requests than we can handle. We need you. The training will be held at the Arapahoe […]

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

Retirees Can Still Make a Difference -Volunteer with Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP ~ By Tom Rapp, Director Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP at Senior Hub, Inc. ~ Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP finds volunteering for those 55 and up in Adams County, and Arapahoe County east of I-25. Sponsors: Corp. for National and Community Service and The Senior Hub, Inc. […]

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) – Nov 2016

Adams/E. Arapahoe RSVP finds volunteering for those 55 and up in Adams County, and Arapahoe County east of I-25. Sponsors: Corp. for National and Community Service and The Senior Hub, Inc. Contact Tom Rapp 303-955-6609 or trapp@seniorhub.org., about these and other opportunities. Meals on Wheels Senior Hub (Thornton, Northglenn, Westminster, Commerce City and I-70 east […]

Lutheran Medical Center Volunteer Program

Lutheran Medical Center is proud to boast one of the largest hospital volunteer programs in Colorado. Nearly 600 volunteers, ranging in age from 14 to 92, serve in over 40 areas of the hospital including the Gift Shop, Surgery Waiting Room, Parking Lot Shuttle, Hospice, Mom/Baby Unit, Breast Care Center, Infusion Center and the Pet […]

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Seeks Volunteers for 2017 Season

Colorado AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run, tax preparation and assistance service, is seeking volunteers across the state to help Colorado taxpayers who need assistance preparing and filing their 2016 tax returns. Volunteers do not need to be an AARP member or retiree to participate. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers receive free tax training […]

Active Adults are using free time to impact local nonprofits

Active adults across the metro area donated 106,000 hours of service last year. All this was possible through the Volunteers of America Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), which connects volunteers 55 and better with meaningful opportunities to serve in our community. “RSVP Volunteers are making a tremendous impact in the communities they serve. Volunteering […]