Summer Chaos: Plan to Pause & Do Good

During the summer, schedules and routines vary week to week or even day to day, leaving parents feeling mentally overloaded sprinkled with a constant fear of leaving a child somewhere. I would encourage every parent to take a deep breath, pause and refocus on what is important in life. After weeks of our whole family … Continue reading Summer Chaos: Plan to Pause & Do Good

The Civic 50 Colorado deadline has been extended to July 31!

Rest easy knowing you have time to complete the Civic 50 Colorado assessment and learn if your organization is one of Colorado’s most community-minded companies. In light of the July 4th holiday and summer travel, the new deadline to complete the survey is July 31, 2019. Missed our overview and support webinar with Points of … Continue reading The Civic 50 Colorado deadline has been extended to July 31!

Raising Kindness Update

In its first three months, the Raising Kindness program held four events where 346 volunteers completed 1,200 projects for the Cat Care Society, Colorado Pet Pantry, Family Tree, Mount Saint Vincent’s, Rocky Mountain Children’s Health Foundation, and There with Care. Thank you to all our amazing volunteers, generous supporters and our nonprofit partners! Thank you to our event Sponsors: Feingold Horton, Straffon Orthodontics, Triad Recruiting, VCA Wingate Animal … Continue reading Raising Kindness Update

12 Days of Volunteering!

Added to daily until the 25th! 😃 – Spark the Change Colorado Day seven is WOW! Children’s Museum! at Marsico Campus. Volunteers are needed for Noon Year’s Eve! Noon Year’s Eve is one of Denver’s biggest and best New Year activities for young children. Greet guests, count down to the “Noon” Year, facilitate craft projects and more! Volunteer … Continue reading 12 Days of Volunteering!

Day of Service at The Right Step with Paytronix

On October 12, 2018, 14 volunteers from Paytronix supported, revitalized and beautified The Right Step. The projects are part of an ongoing commitment to give back to the communities that Paytronix resides in, both here and across the United States.   The Right Step is a non-profit that provides equine assisted activities to individuals with physical, cognitive, emotional, behavioral and learning disabilities.  The … Continue reading Day of Service at The Right Step with Paytronix

Volunteers needed for the 2018 Healing Justice Alliance Conference!

Volunteers are needed for this week’s Healing Justice Alliance Conference: http://www.healingjusticealliance.org/conference The Healing Justice Alliance is the annual conference of the National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs (NNHVIP), Cure Violence replication sites, and other health-based approaches to ending urban violence and supporting survivors. We invite you to join public officials, gang intervention workers, doctors, nurses, social … Continue reading Volunteers needed for the 2018 Healing Justice Alliance Conference!

Spotlight on Pro Bono Mental Health Volunteer, Nancy Lee

In Spark the Change Colorado’s, formerly Metro Volunteers’ first year running the Pro Bono Mental Health Program we have served over 512 low income Coloradoans in the Denver area. Our therapists in Pueblo and Denver provided 4,104 hours of pro bono services worth $410,400. On average our volunteers provide over a full work day a … Continue reading Spotlight on Pro Bono Mental Health Volunteer, Nancy Lee