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Volunteer Spotlight: Christi Thornhill, DNP, RN, CPNP-AC

Our grief support groups are primarily led by volunteers who have given their heart and time to help WARM Place families. WARM Place volunteers make a one-year minimum commitment to serve as a facilitator after their training. However, most of our volunteers continue for much longer than one year. Christi Thornhill, DNP, RN, CPNP-AC, is…

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What Does it Mean to be a WARM Place Group Facilitator?

The WARM Place is now accepting volunteer applications for our upcoming facilitator training in September. The WARM Place relies on around 200 volunteers to run our evening programs each week, and we love that each of them have chosen to be a part of our WARM Place family! Have you ever considered becoming a WARM…

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A Decade of Service

Kim Kerrigan is truly one of our WARM Place heroes. Kim attended The WARM Place as a young adult and then later gave back as a volunteer facilitator for 10 years. As Kim ends her time as a volunteer with The WARM Place, she shares how meaningful her experience has been. Her words speak to…

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Volunteer Spotlight – Jo Connelly

Did you know that it requires 20 volunteers to run a successful evening of support groups at The WARM Place? That’s a lot of committed volunteers! We have two different types of volunteers that make our grief support program possible: Houseparents and Group Facilitators. Houseparents are responsible for greeting families upon arrival and assisting with…

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Mahalo to our Volunteers!

On Saturday, April 6th, we hosted a Volunteer Appreciation Luau at The WARM Place in honor of our amazing volunteers. April is Volunteer Appreciation Month, and our luau was the perfect way to kick off a month full of saying ‘mahalo’! The rain didn’t put a damper on our island oasis, as trained hula dancers…

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Springing into Action with New Volunteers

The WARM Place Spring Facilitator Training has just come to an end, and we were lucky to welcome 20 new volunteers into our WARM Place family! We are fortunate to have volunteers from all walks of life come together with a common purpose – to help grieving families. Each of our volunteers brings their own…

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Volunteer Your Heart and Time in 2019

Looking for a way to give back in 2019? Do you have a heart for helping children and their families in our community? Look no further! The WARM Place is looking for people just like you to help facilitate our grief support groups for children and their families who have experienced the loss of a…

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Fall Facilitator Training Begins in September

The WARM Place’s grief support program has been available to families since 1989. One of the reasons we have been able to provide our services at no cost is because our groups are primarily facilitated by volunteers. These wonderful volunteers dedicate their time, energy, and hearts to the children who attend The WARM Place. Volunteer…

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Volunteer Spotlight – Laura Duty

Our grief support program is primarily facilitated by volunteers who dedicate their time, energy, and hearts to the children who attend The WARM Place. Volunteer facilitators make a one-year minimum commitment to serving our groups twice a month; however, most of our volunteers stay with us for more than one year. Laura Duty is one…

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Let’s “Taco” ’bout our Awesome Volunteers!

This past Saturday, April 7th, we hosted a Volunteer Appreciation FIESTA at The WARM Place in honor of our amazing volunteers!  April is Volunteer Appreciation Month and our fiesta was the perfect way to kick off the festivities. Chuy’s W. 7th graciously donated a delicious fajita lunch for our volunteers and their guests.  Volunteers that reached…

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