Get involved: Routt County volunteer opportunities |

Get involved: Routt County volunteer opportunities

Fifth-grader Melvin Marquez listens to one of the teachers while completing a homework assignment after school at Soda Creek Elementary School.
John F. Russell

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

Featured volunteer opportunity

  • Women United is organizing volunteers to help local elementary and preschool students with reading and homework. Call 970-879-5605 or email for more information.

Time-sensitive volunteer opportunities

  • Northwest Colorado Health is looking for volunteers to help assist with the Emerald Mountain Running Series Race on Saturday, Sept. 21 with various volunteer shifts from 7 to 11 a.m. Call Kyleigh at 970-871-7609 or email
  • Sk8 Church is looking for volunteers to donate snacks, such as baked goods or fresh fruit, for its After School Program. Call 970-879-2222 or email to get involved.
  • Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports, STARS, is looking for event support at the Biking the Boat: Pedal for a Purpose charity ride on Sept. 21. Reach out to or call 970-870-1950.

Ongoing volunteer opportunities

  • UCHealth Yampa Valley Medical Center needs volunteers to help assist staff in the Infant Room with rocking, feeding and playing with the babies at the private childcare facility. Contact Peggy at or call 970-870-1146.
  • Comunidad Integrada/Integrated Community needs volunteers one hour per week to work with community members who want to improve their English. Contact Jerry at to get involved.

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