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Get involved: Routt County volunteer opportunities

A junior staff member for the Boys & Girls Club of Steamboat Springs helps children with squares for a quilt. The organization is looking for volunteers.

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Steamboat Pilot & Today has partnered with Routt County United Way to offer a listing of volunteer opportunities across Routt County. For a complete list of volunteer opportunities and more information, visit routtcountyunitedway.org.

Featured volunteer opportunity 

• Boys & Girls Club of Steamboat Springs is in need of volunteers to work with children from 3 to 5:30 p.m. each day after school. Opportunities include arts and crafts, homework, physical education and various recreational activities. Contact mmeeks@bcgnwc.org or 970-871-3185.

Time-sensitive volunteer opportunities

• Partners in Routt County is in need of caring adults to be matched as a mentor to one of 25 youths on a waiting list. Volunteers are asked to spend a few hours each week with a child ages 7 to 17 doing activities, helping with schoolwork and being a friend. Email julia@partnersrouttcounty.org.

• Casey’s Pond Senior Living Community is in need of volunteers to be one-on-one friends with residents. Contact creese@caseyspond.org or 970-457-4874.

• LiftUp of Routt County is in need of volunteers in the food bank. Fill out an application at liftuprc.org, or contact 970-870-0727 or volunteer@liftuprc.org.

• UCHealth Yampa Valley Medical Center is in need of volunteers to help provide music to enhance patient and family member experiences. Contact peggy.bowers@uchealth.org or 970-870-1146.

• Sk8 Church is in need of volunteers to help with meals, front desk, media and worship team. Apply at steamboatsk8church.com. Contact 970-879-2222 or office@steamboatsk8church.com with questions.

Ongoing volunteer opportunities

• Horizons Specialized Services participants are looking for opportunities to spend time in the community. Whether it be grabbing a cup of coffee, running an errand or cheering on the home team, the weekly one-hour outings will be structured around volunteer availability and shared interests. Call 970-879-4466.

• Integrated Community is in need of volunteers one hour per week to work with students in kindergarten through fifth grade on literacy or math. Contact educate@ciiccolorado.org or stop by the office at 443 Oak St.


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