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Thursday
03
MAY

Volunteer at The Gathering Place w/ Project Helping

07:00
10:30
Project Helping
Event organized by Project Helping

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Project Helping Kindfulness for Kids Event. As space is limited, make sure to register before participating in this awesome event! REGISTER HERE: https://bit.ly/2GV7zTI.

Founded in 1986, The Gathering Place is the only daytime drop-in center in metropolitan Denver that serves women, their children, and transgender individuals who are experiencing poverty, many of whom are also experiencing homelessness.

WHAT WILL WE BE DOING?

Join Project Helping as we prepare and serve a fresh, nutritious breakfast for approximately 100-125 members of The Gathering Place!

FAQs

Why volunteer?

Through the act of volunteering, you are actively investing in your community while also improving your mental wellness! Volunteering is proven to have numerous health benefits including improved mood, feeling healthier, increased sense of purpose and reducing stress levels. Volunteering can also give us a deep sense of happiness, both immediately and long-term.

* 94% of people who volunteer say that volunteering improves their mood.

* 96% of people who volunteer say that volunteering enriches their sense of purpose.

This is just some of the science that supports our mission and outlines why it’s so beneficial to do good things for others. We call that practicing kindfulness. #DoGoodFeelGood

Does this event require special skills?

There are no specific skills needed for this event. We do consider willingness to help others a very special skill, but you’re reading this, so you already have that one!

Are there age requirements for volunteering?

This is a Project Helping Kindfulness for Kids Event, meaning kids are welcome! For this specific event, volunteers under the age of 16 must be supervised by an adult at all times for everyone’s safety.


ALL THE DETAILS: Where to meet and park? What to wear and bring? What is the agenda for the day?

Once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation email with all the details. We’ll also send a reminder email and a text a few days before the event!

To make sure you get the emails, please add Project Helping (volunteer@projecthelping.org) to your contacts.



More Questions? Email Project Helping at volunteer@projecthelping.org or call 303-551-0624

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