My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for HOMEWARDBOUND OF THE GRAND VALLEY, Grand Jct, CO, USA
While primarily a donor, I have also volunteered to help clean and organize the kids' area. I am a local coupon queen and take every opportunity to shop for the shelter. They need EVERYTHING. One staff member told me that there were no funds to provide for even the basics like soap and shampoo, and that without the help of donors, their clients would go without. The people that stay at these shelters are just like you and me; most of us are one paycheck away from being where they are. So I encourage everyone to help in whatever way they can, whether that's a bag of groceries, donating like new games and toys your kids no longer play with, helping with meals...even the smallest effort can help greatly and leave you knowing you're doing something that's so very appreciated. Ask the staff for a list of what's needed most. Adopt a child or family for Christmas. Remember, an act of kindness is the gift that keeps on giving!
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I just recognize the need.
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That it's doing a lot of good in the community.
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