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Family Volunteer Day A HUGE Success!

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Family Volunteer Day 2013 was a massive success! Metro Volunteers and the Children’s Museum of Denver hosted Family Volunteer Day on November 23, 2013. With over 100 people in attendance, this event engaged families and children in service to their community. Four volunteer projects were completed including making holiday cards for troops overseas, making paper faces for other children, decorating meal delivery bags, and card making for cancer survivors. Additionally, families were able to learn about organizations that welcome families volunteering together! Lastly, children were able to get their face painted, which was a huge hit with the kids.

Since we could write all day about how great this event was, but we’d rather show you. Check out our awesome video! Family Volunteer Day Video 2013

A huge thanks to all our sponsors: Whole Foods Southglenn, GenerationOn, CoBiz Financial, Jason’s Deli, Mile High United Way, Peak Resources Inc, Peepers Optical, US Bank, Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell LLP, and Kaiser Permanente.



Check out more event photos here!


Author: metrovolunteersblog

Metro Volunteers is Denver’s leading source for volunteer engagement, volunteer leadership training and volunteer advocacy. We are a national thought leader in volunteerism and are recognized for our innovative approaches. We make volunteerism smarter by empowering individuals and organizations with knowledge and skills to create more effective, engaging and impactful volunteering. Our wide range of innovative programs, tools and resources turn volunteer passion into powerful impact. Our Mission To mobilize and cultivate volunteers as a vital force in our community. Our Vision Volunteers are recognized as a critical resource in addressing societal needs in the community and that Metro Volunteers is recognized as the expert in volunteerism in the metro Denver area.

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