National Volunteer Week with Mile High United Way

Monday, April 18th from 8:00am to Friday, April 22nd, 2022 5:00pm
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SAVE THE DATE! 
Join us for Mile High United Way's 4th annual celebration of National Volunteer Week taking place April 18th - 22nd.  Mile High United Way's National Volunteer Week is a week-long event to activate, engage, and celebrate companies, community members, donors, and volunteers!  This week is dedicated to celebrate the amazing impact volunteers have made across our community, working with families, hosting drives, and working with nonprofit partners, and other community organizations across Denver, Boulder, and Broomfield.  

DRIVE OPPORTUNITY - Help collect items for Mile High United Way's Women United Village event in May.  This resource fair will provide supplies to young families involved in programs at Mile High United Way.  Purchase an item for our Amazon Wishlist here

National Volunteer Week is a great opportunity for corporate groups and individuals. For more information on how to volunteer or sponsor this event, please email Yael.Holzman@unitedwaydenver.org. 

Share pictures of you volunteering on social media and tag @unitedwaydenver 

We look forward to seeing you in April!
Positions
0 Remaining
Registration
Opens Mar 1, 2022 9:00am
Registration Closes
1 hour before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit
18 and up
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Requirement Details
Requirements for In-Person Opportunities: 
Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
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Parking details vary by location and are included in the specific project details.
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Shifts (14)

1 - 2 of 2 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
 
REMOTE - Letters of Appreciation for Teachers8:00am (MT)5:00pm (MT) Celebrate the wonderful teachers of the Boulder Community during National Volunteer Week!Register to write letters of appreciation and encouragement to the teachers and school staff who were impacted by the Marshall Fire that occurred in December of 2021. Cards/Letters can be mailed to the Mile High United Way Office:711 Park Avenue...23/∞Over
VIRTUAL - Marshall Fire Update12:00pm (MT)1:00pm (MT) Description: Join in on a virtual update about the Marshall Fire and how to support our impacted Boulder communities.   Join the Virtual Update Here: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84171111706?pwd=YUdnL2VhSUtQUFFoUGpjVDFlQjdtUT09   Meeting ID: 841 7111 1706 Passcode: MHUW One tap mobile +16699006833,,84171111706# US (San Jose) +12532158782,,84171111706# US (Tacoma)   Dial by your location         +1...24/∞Over

1 - 1 of 1 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
 
211 Call Center Virtual Volunteer Opportunity9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT)
711 Park Ave West
Denver, CO 80205
Mile High United Way's 211 Resource Center is a statewide community resource that connects individuals and families to critical resources including food, shelter, rent payment assistance, housing, childcare, transportation and much more.Volunteers for this virtual opportunity will do customer service outbound calls to 211 clients that have previously called in...0/∞Over

1 - 1 of 1 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
 
Women United Village Drive9:00am (MT)5:00pm (MT)
711 Park Ave West
Denver, CO 80205
Drop off items for the Women United Village, a brand new event happening in May.  Mile High United Way’s Women United Village brings together the collective power of Women United members with the needs of new parents and caregivers in our community. This one-day event allows for anyone with young...6/∞Over

1 - 2 of 2 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
 
211 Call Center Virtual Volunteer Opportunity9:00am (MT)11:00am (MT)
711 Park Ave West
Denver, CO 80205
Mile High United Way's 211 Resource Center is a statewide community resource that connects individuals and families to critical resources including food, shelter, rent payment assistance, housing, childcare, transportation and much more.Volunteers for this virtual opportunity will do customer service outbound calls to 211 clients that have previously called in...0/∞Over
Volunteer Celebration and Nonprofit Fair3:30pm (MT)6:00pm (MT)
711 Park Ave West
Denver, CO 80205
During the celebration, we will be honoring our volunteers from all of our Mile High United Way's volunteer programs including Bridging the Gap Workforce Wednesdays, Tax Help Colorado, United for Business, and 2-1-1 Quality Assurance, SNAP and Affinity Groups. Join us to honor and celebrate your fellow volunteers and connect...80/∞Over

1 - 8 of 8 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
 
Southwest and Clayton Early Learning8:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
3801 M.L.K. Jr Blvd
Denver, CO 80205
Southwest Volunteers will help Clayton Early Learning with the following activities:-Mulch Replacement-Discovery Garden Clean Up-North Property Line Clean Up Requirements: Volunteers will sign a waiver on site and should bring the following: comfortable clothes/shoes, reusable water battles (Clayton has a refill station), sunscreen, and gardening gloves and tools if they prefer...10/30Over
Staff Leads - Earth Day8:00am (MT)5:00pm (MT)
711 Park Ave West
Denver, CO 80205
Assignments will be given closer to the event. 4/7Over
Volunteer and Celebrate Earth Day with Denver Parks and Rec8:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
1700 Sheridan Blvd
Denver, CO 80214
Description: Volunteers will be planting trees, mulching trees, edging
Location: Sloans Lake Park
Requirements:
Point of Contact: Tina Myers 720-512-7971 tina.myers@denvergov.org
15/15Over
Growing Gardens Farm Field Preparation9:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
1630 Hawthorn Ave
Boulder, CO 80304
Description: Volunteers will be involved in various tasks depending on the weather. We hope to be transplanting seedlings into our field beds and preparing beds for transplanting and seeding.  Location:  1630 Hawthorn Ave Boulder, CO 80304 Requirements: Volunteers must be capable of doing physical labor including using basic farm tools, pushing wheelbarrows, and squatting...20/20Over
Volunteer with Eldorado Canyon State Park9:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
9 Kneale Rd
Eldorado Spring, CO 80025
We will meet at the Visitor Center located 1 mile west of the park entrance
Description: Thank you for volunteering at Eldorado Canyon State Park! We invite you to the park to experience breathtaking views of the sandstone cliffs, soaring eagles and a flourishing riparian ecosystem. On Friday April 22nd our CPW team would appreciate your help cleaning up trash and debris along S. Boulder Creek,...16/20Over
Volunteer with Humane Society of Boulder Valley9:00am (MT)1:00pm (MT)
2323 55th St.
Boulder, CO 80303
Description: Most volunteers in the group will be helping with the Animal Care Team, which is some of the most important work at the shelter and includes cleaning our non-public dog kennel areas. If a project is available, a couple volunteers in the group would help with a facilities/maintenance project,...6/10Over
Volunteer with Longmont Parks & Open Space!9:00am (MT)12:00pm (MT)
310 Quail Rd
Longmont, CO 80501
Description: Join us for a mulching morning at Quail Campus Community Park! The City of Longmont maintains hundreds of trees and ornamental planting beds throughout the city. Each year, the City applies mulch to these areas in order to keep the trees and plants healthy. Mulching correctly around trees and...29/50Over
Filsinger and El Sistema10:00am (MT)2:00pm (MT)
2980 Curtis St
Denver, CO 80205
Description: Volunteers will help with a number of projects including weeding and some indoor activities. Requirements: Volunteers are asked to bring any gloves or any yard work equipment they might have.  Parking: Parking is available in the back of the building or there is ample street parking available. Point of Contact: Whitney Luther,...11/12Over