Have you thought about how important volunteers are to the fabric of Grand Junction?

Who Has Time To Volunteer?

It feels like our lives are busier than ever with work, family, and church obligations. On top of that, there might be clubs, groups, or civic organizations you belong to that are clamoring for more of your time. And then there's the novel idea that you might just want to have a little time for yourself. So, who has time to volunteer?

Well, there are people who have time to volunteer and there are people who make time to volunteer. It might not always be easy, but these people find a way to give of their time - and in some cases their talent.  They want to make a difference in a small corner of the world and put something back into the community where they live.

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Volunteering Isn't Always Easy, But It's Always Rewarding

Volunteering isn't always easy, but it's almost always rewarding. You may be tired and weary, and you don't feel like giving a couple of hours of your precious time. But, then you do it, and once you start, it feels so good. And when you're done you feel so happy about the time you invested in somebody else.

So many people across the Grand Valley provide thousands and thousands of volunteer hours every year and they are making a difference in the world.

 

11 Volunteer Opportunities In Grand Junction

For those that want to spend some time as a volunteer, there are countless opportunities available in Grand Junction. Sometimes volunteer opportunities come looking for you - and sometimes it's a matter of you going out and finding one that is the right fit for you. Although there are countless more, here are 11 volunteer opportunities available right now in Grand Junction. Find one you're passionate about.

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Take a look at some of the Grand Valley's best holiday lights displays below. Think your house is one of the best decorated in the neighborhood? Send it to us and you could win $500.

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Your friends and family probably mean well when they tell you what they've heard about the Centennial state, but is their information based on fact or fiction?