Tag Archives: Volunteer

Goodbye and Good Luck, Danika!

Author: Danika Gordon, Summer Volunteer Over this past summer, I have enjoyed coming into the office and volunteering on Mondays and Tuesdays to help out around the Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce. Here’s a quick recap of some of my favorite things I got to do during my time here: Taking Photos Around Town: I […]

Danika’s Take on Community Involvement

July 15th, 2019 Author: Danika Gordon, Student Volunteer Each and every one of us has a community that we call home. There are many reasons why you should get involved with your community, but today I’m going to share with you my top 5 reasons on why you should get involved in your local community. […]

To Volunteer, or to Donate? One Volunteer’s Perspective

June 25th, 2019 Author: Danika Gordon, Summer Volunteer One of my all-time favorite quotes is by Muhammad Ali. He says, “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.” You’re probably thinking that I’m crazy, because you know that you really don’t have to pay rent just to be here […]

Why support nonprofits?

March 13th, 2019 Author: Veronica Grosek, Executive Director Good afternoon, and Happy March! With our Community Showcase & Health Fair event coming up , I want to share some insight into the importance of nonprofit organizations in our community. What does ‘nonprofit’ mean? What is the scope of the work that they do? How do you start […]