Posts by Natalie Chapa

Volunteer Facilitator – FAQ

  It’s that time of year again! That’s right, our volunteer facilitator training is coming up in September – so it is time to start recruiting the most dedicated, fabulous, rock star volunteers that ever were!  We are looking for individuals who truly want to make a difference in the life of a grieving child.…

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Volunteers Make The Magic Happen!

It’s April, and that means it is officially Volunteer Appreciation month! These days, just about everything has a “day”, or “week”, or even a “month”-  but for us at The WARM Place we look forward to every April as an opportunity to recognize the reason that our program is possible…our VOLUNTEERS! This past Saturday we hosted…

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That’s A Wrap!

Our first Volunteer Facilitator Training of 2017 is officially complete! Facilitators are the volunteers who lead the activities and discussions that take place in our grief support groups. A total of 19 facilitators completed this spring training session and we just can’t wait to see how our new additions enhance our already-stellar volunteer groups! Our 22…

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Volunteering is a Gift

Volunteers are just ordinary people with extraordinary hearts. They offer the gift of their time to listen, to help, to inspire, to build, to grow, to learn. They expect no pay, yet the value of their work knows no limit. They know the unexpected joy of a simple hug. They plant tiny seeds of love…

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Facilitators FALLing into Action

September was a very busy month here at The WARM Place- and one of the things that kept us so very busy was our last Facilitator training of 2016. We had a whopping 25 trainees come through this session, and are excited this week as they all begin their journeys as grief companions for the…

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