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Volunteer Corps 
Teens working on a volunteer carpentry project 

This summer volunteer program is designed to cultivate responsibility in Thornton youths, ages 11-18.  Our volunteers have experienced various outings across the state.  They have volunteered at nursing homes, park clean-ups, trail building and special events.

This program meets at the Thornton Commuity Center. We will provide transportation to adn from the Community Center and Supervision while on the volunteer project.

"It creates such great self-esteem and provokes responsibility; it's great."
-Ryan Martin

"It's a great opportunity to meet new people and have a blast giving back."
 - Ashley Latimer

Possible Volunteer Opportunities For Summer of 2014 may include:

  • Portable Playground
  • VOA Bingo
  • Parks Work
  • Urban Farms
  • Elm's Haven
  • ARC Warehouse
  • World Vision
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Boulder Open Space



2014 information will be updated by May 1. 


For more information read our Question and Answer Sheet. Or contact Jenny Dowdell at 720-977-5934 or


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