Get involved: Routt County volunteer opportunities |

Get involved: Routt County volunteer opportunities

Karina Craig dishes out some Thanksgiving dinner Thursday at a past Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Steamboat Springs. (Photo by Joel Reichenberger)

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Steamboat Pilot & Today and Routt County United Way team up to bring you the latest volunteer opportunities across Routt County each week.

Featured volunteer opportunity

Routt County United Way needs food donations for the Community Thanksgiving Dinner. Cook a classic holiday meal at home to share with the community. Sign up at or contact or 970-879-5605 to get involved.

Upcoming volunteer opportunities

• Steamboat Creates needs help with the Holiday in the Rockies Artisan Market on Dec. 1. Volunteers will help set up and tear down, provide vendor booth support, be Santa’s helpers and help with the kids craft table. To volunteer for this festive and fun market, email Sylvie at

• LiftUp of Routt County has urgent opportunities to volunteer in the food bank, donation center and thrift store. The tasks range from organizing products, assisting customers, sorting donations and picking produce. Email

• Young Professional Network is collecting gifts for the Holiday Exchange Market for local families needing assistance with winter clothes and gifts for the holidays. Sign up to collect gifts outside of Walmart on Nov. 23 and 24 and Dec. 1, 2, 8 and 9. Sign up at

• Steamboat Creates seeks volunteers to do outreach for Colorado Gives Day on Dec. 3 and 4. Volunteers will do outreach to ensure all arts flourish in Steamboat Springs. Email Sylvie at to volunteer.

Ongoing volunteer opportunities

• Integrated Community needs volunteer study friends and English tutors for English learners of all ages. Email Jerry at or stop by 443 Oak St.

• Sk8 Church needs front desk volunteers to help with daily operations and greeting visitors. Visit to apply. For questions, contact 970-879-2222 or

• Advocates Building Peaceful Communities is in need of agency volunteers to assist with administrative and office support. Contact Marnie at 970-879-2034 or

• Routt County Humane Society needs dog walkers and kennel cleaners. Visit for all volunteer openings.

For more information and to submit volunteer opportunities, head to for more ways to give back.

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