Help with trail cleanup and maintenance. If you are interested in working outdoors and learning more about our public lands, please contact Emily McCall at 970-244-3064 or [email protected]. Go to https://www.volunteer.gov/ for more info.
Catholic Outreach is looking for volunteers to help with three main programs:
At Grand Valley Catholic Outreach:
Receptionists, interviewers, clothes sorters, data entry, story readers, food sorters, administrative assistant, cleaning and maintenance. Call the Volunteer Coordinator at (970) 241-3658.
At the Soup Kitchen:
Cooks, food prepares, dish washers, food sorters, servers, food pickups, recycling, cleaning and maintenance. Call the Soup Kitchen Director at (970) 243-0091.
At the Day Center:
Receptionist, laundry, shower and storage supervisors, mail and message deliverer, cleaning and maintenance. Call the Day Center Director at (970) 263-9445.
Volunteers at Community Hospital assist employees and physicians in enhancing the health and quality of life for all hospital guests, in a variety of capacities. To learn more about the various volunteer opportunities at Community, go to https://yourcommunityhospital.com/Volunteers.cfm or contact Bev Stephens at 970-298-6260 .
Food Bank of the Rockies is looking for volunteers to help pull and build orders in the warehouse; inspect, clean, sort, and repack perishable and non-perishable grocery items for distribution; assist partner agencies with loading; or making snacks from fresh produce in the Dehydrator Room. For more information contact [email protected], or 970-464-1138.
Grand Junction Police Department is looking for volunteers to help with two different programs.
Public Safety Volunteers help by performing clerical work, computer entry, statistical analysis, providing tours, extra patrol, investigation assistance, community presentations, neighborhood speed controls, graffiti, and vacation checks. For more information, contact Jeannie Lewis at 970-549-5130.
Victim's Advocates are available to provide support, information, and resources for victims during ongoing investigation. Serve 4, 12 hour on-call shifts a month. For more information, please contact Mary Harmeling at 970-549-5290.
Habitat for Humanity is looking for volunteers to assist in four main areas:
For ReStore: Call 970.263.0858, ext. 102. Assist customers; process merchandise and donations; assist with receiving inventory; stock shelves; test electronics; set displays; assist in the office, bookstore or with our delivery truck team.
For Group Builds: Call 970.255.9850, ext. 202. Participate in building Habitat homes! No matter your experience, learn and build with our construction team either on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. For Individuals, that would like to participate in a build, please call 970.263.0858, ext. 102
For Events: Call 970.255.9850, ext 205. Assist with events through out the year, from promotions to day of the event.
For Committees: Please call 970.255.9850, ext 202 to learn how your time, ideas and talent can help us with your mission.
Hilltops mission is leading through action to make a difference for people of all ages, and they have unique opportunities for volunteers to work with children, youth, families, adults, and seniors. Opportunities include:
HopeWest has a variety of volunteer opportunities to match any interests. Ranging from Heirlooms for Hospice upscale resale shop, special events, music volunteers and more. To see their full list of volunteer and for more information go to opportunitiesHopeWestCO.org/volunteer.
Mesa County Libraries depend on volunteers throughout the Central Library and the other seven library branches.
Volunteer Opportunities are based on volunteers’ skills and on department or branch needs, which most frequently include shelving, adult literacy tutors, special events, and help in the Discovery Garden. Contact the volunteer coordinator at [email protected] for specific information.
Roice-Hurst Humane Society is always looking for volunteers to help with dog walking, dog and cat grooming, socialization, transporting, event help, fundraising, greeting visitors, answering phones, and other office help.
St. Mary's Hospital is always looking for volunteers to help in a variety of capacities including: call in help, clerical, customer service, fall prevention, greeter, hospitality house, lobby musician, support services, nursing units, and many others.