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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Posts Tagged ‘volunteers’

Volunteers needed for Sculpture Show

Volunteers needed for Sculpture Show

    LOVELAND – The nation’s largest outdoor sculpture show is seeking volunteers to perform a wide variety of tasks. “Without the hard work and dedication of each volunteer, this event would not happen,” says Deb Alles, Volunteer Coordinator of the Loveland Sculpture Invitational. Volunteers are needed for the Loveland Sculpture Invitational to fill positions like golf cart/shuttle driver, ticket sales, show setup and tear down, and much more. The full list of ... Full Story

BASH says “Thanks”

BASH says “Thanks”

Add New   The 2011 Berthoud BASH was a huge success raising over $100,000 for our Berthoud Schools. We would like to thank all our Donors and Volunteers for their efforts in making the BASH the fun night it was. With Special Thanks to our largest Business Donors Primary Donors Mountain View Orthodontics-Dr. Rick Beckwith DDS Best Buy Pickert Dairy LLC Woodley's Fine Furniture Rick & Christine Hiatt Berthoud Athletic Club/Executive Physical Therapy Scott ... Full Story

Loveland Honors two from Berthoud

Loveland Honors two from Berthoud

Each year the joint team of Thompson School District, McKee Medical Center and the City of Loveland host a special event to honor volunteers who make a difference. This year’s event, held Thursday evening at the Loveland Police and Courts Building, honored 39 individuals whose volunteering goes “above and beyond.” Among those selected for this year’s awards were two Berthoud residents, Mark Parsons and Don Keck. Mark Parsons was nominated by Danielle Sullivan, Volunteer Program ... Full Story

9Health Fairs in surrounding communities serve

9Health Fairs in surrounding communities serve Berthoud this year

By Claudia Todd-Young Berthoud will not be hosting a 9Health Fair this year but surrounding communities will be available to serve the local residents who want to participate in the many free and low-charge services that have been provided in Berthoud for over 20 years. The decision not to host the 9Health Fair this year was a difficult decision to make and had to do only with the lack of volunteers. The Berthoud Lions Club has long hosted and organized the 9Health Fair but was unable to ... Full Story

Can Berthoud bring back the Quilt Show?

Can Berthoud bring back the Quilt Show?

The Berthoud MainStreet Program, the Berthoud Area Chamber of Commerce and members of the former Berthoud Outdoor Quilt Show are looking into the possibilities of reviving this historical Berthoud community event. However, a Volunteer Coordinator is needed to start the program along with 10 dedicated volunteers to handle publicity (brochures, website, flyers, etc.), a Secretary/Treasurer and a Committee Chair. Can you help? Reply online on the Berthoud Chamber website ... Full Story

Newest Berthoud Habit home to be dedicated Sunday

Newest Berthoud Habit home to be dedicated Sunday

The many volunteers of the Berthoud Habitat for Humanity have been busy for several months preparing a home for Angie Purdy and her family. The home has several features to accommodate her daughter Heidi's condition. Heidi recently underwent brain surgery as covered in this excellent article in The Holyoke Enterprise. The public is invited to attend the Habitat dedication on Sunday, July 18 from 2 to 4 p.m. at 1712 North Fourth Street.

Limiting Berthoud Volunteer Membership?

Limiting Berthoud Volunteer Membership?

There are some opinions blowing around Berthoud these days that claim the town needs a voted ordinance that would require a volunteer to have a primary residence within town limits for a year in order to serve on any advisory board or commission, period. I’m worried about this for several reasons. While some statutory requirements exist for commissions such as Planning and Zoning, there are none for other commissions. There’s a good reason for that: Each commission is very different, ... Full Story

Volunteer rangers needed on the Ranger Boat

Volunteer rangers needed on the Ranger Boat

Larimer County Natural Resources boat rangers have created an opportunity for Larimer County residents to assist at both Carter Lake and Horsetooth Reservoir. Boat rangers educate visitors about regulations, safety, and help with emergencies out on the reservoirs. Boat Ranger volunteers must be able to swim, be willing to work a five hour shift on the boat (option for longer shifts), and have some experience either with boats or law enforcement as well as great customer service ... Full Story

9Health Fair a hit

9Health Fair a hit

By Claudia Todd-Young Approximately 400 people received free and low-cost health screenings this past Saturday at the 9Health Fair at Berthoud High School. While it doesn’t take a village to provide these services, it does take volunteers from throughout northern Colorado. Over 75 volunteers made this year’s 9Health Fair a reality for those 400 people. This year was the first time the Berthoud 9Health Fair site was able to offer a chauffeured golf-cart ride to the ... Full Story

Berthoud Habitat looking for volunteers and sponsors

Berthoud Habitat for Humanity is looking for volunteers to help with the annual 5K race on June 5. The race committee will meet twice a month until June. The committee organizes the run, gets sponsors, and secures water, t-shirts and bagels. We could really use some help to make this annual fundraising event happen. We are also looking for one, two or four sponsors/partners for the Photo Booth. Berthoud Habitat is planning to have a Free or Donation only Photo Booth at the 5k (Fickel ... Full Story

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