Tag Archives: Volunteer Event

October 25, 2018

Little Shoes for Little Feet: Volunteer at Clothes to Kids of Denver

Clothes to Kids of Denver is a donation-based boutique that seeks to provide quality clothing to low-income and at-risk youth. Many low-income kids do not have proper clothing for the winter months or their clothes don’t fit right. This can hurt their education by lowering their self esteem or lead to bullying. Clothes to Kids […]

October 4, 2018

Farmer For a Day: Volunteer at DeLaney Community Farm

The DeLaney Community Farm in Aurora, CO is the result of a partnership between Denver Urban Gardens and Project Worthmore. DeLaney’s mission is to support refugees through sustainable agriculture and community building. The farm provides refugees with training and community integration while providing freshly grown food for the broader community. Project Helping volunteers lend their […]

September 25, 2018

Control the Controllables: What Making Pancakes Taught Me About Life

The Gathering Place is a day shelter for women, families, and transgender individuals. I have volunteered there with Project Helping three times already. At each event, volunteers arrive at 7am to cook and serve breakfast for the people at the shelter. We always make sausage and three different pancakes: plain, blueberry, and chocolate chip. The […]

August 28, 2018

Touching Lives With Every Box: Volunteering at Project C.U.R.E.

“Its going to be like drinking from a firehouse,” Steve, a group leader at Project C.U.R.E., warns us in volunteer orientation.  Project C.U.R.E. is the largest provider of donated medical supplies and equipment to developing countries around the world. As a nonprofit, they rely on volunteers to come into their warehouse and sort through the […]

June 28, 2018

Another Great Day: Volunteering at The Gathering Place

On the first Thursday of every month, 11 Project Helping volunteers wake up bright and early to volunteer at The Gathering Place. Founded in 1986 as a day shelter for women, their children, and transgender individuals, TGP offers unconditional acceptance and respect to anyone experiencing poverty or homelessness. At each TGP event, volunteers give their […]

October 14, 2016

Volunteering: The First Pillar of Kindfulness

We are a rushed, success-driven society. Volunteering: It sticks out like a sore thumb in our rushed, financially driven society. We are busy and our work days are often full. The evenings are spent tired, restless and unfulfilled. Most of us only have time for so much. We’re digging for purpose and often working simply […]

May 18, 2016

3 Weeks With Massive Impact!

Tons of Impact Across 3 Cities by Project Helping Volunteers Over the course of the past 3 weeks, Project Helping volunteers have been hard at work, making a positive impact in their community, while improving their own mood. Thanks to the help of our hardworking event leaders, Project Helping hosted 6 volunteer events in 3 […]

February 12, 2016

Volunteer Event at Urban Peak 2.11.16

Project Helping Volunteer Event at Urban Peak WHAT WE DID Project Helping hosts a volunteer event at Urban Peak every two weeks. We love volunteering at Urban Peak because the work that we do is engaging, impactful and a lot of fun. When we volunteer at Urban Peak, we provide breakfast for about 100 homeless […]

January 27, 2016

Volunteer Event at Urban Peak 1.26.16

Project Helping Volunteer Event at Urban Peak 1.26.16 We had a great volunteer event this morning at Urban Peak. It’s amazing to see what a small, dedicated volunteer group can do in only a few hours. It was an impactful morning for our volunteers and those we served. Urban Peak provides services for youth that […]