Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Mike

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I found Be the Gift at a time in my life where I began to recognize that spiritual value comes not from career and success, but from people and giving. However, being the sole income earner in my family, the best I could give came in the form of time and talent.

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Bob and Julie

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Bob and I have been married for 40 years and have enjoyed many volunteer activities together. Bob is currently retired from Hancock Fabrics where he served as a VP of Store Operations. I am still working in education. I was a primary school teacher for over 20 years, and am currently an instructional aide in the Poudre School District.

Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Sue

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My name is Sue. I’m retired Navy with 24 years of service, living in Loveland. I enjoy motorcycle riding both street and off road with friends and family. I also enjoy bowling, quilting, camping and shooting. I love serving and attend Foundations Church. I’m also a member of the Cross Country Crusaders, the Loveland chapter of the Christian Motorcycle Association.

Volunteer Spotlight- Meet Del

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"I’m Del Benkendorf.  I retired from being a Public Accountant for forty-two years in Loveland, Colorado.  During my business career I was involved in numerous civic and church related boards and activities.  Presently I am on the Be the Gift Inc. board, and a charter member of the Leland Sertoma Club (since 1972).  I attend [...]

Volunteer Spotlight- Meet Gary

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"I will turn sixty years old this year.  I’ve worked in the accounts payable department for a heating contractor in Broomfield for the last twenty-five years.  I enjoy golf and still somewhat play softball.  I have a beautiful family, wife – Marcy, son Joe and Carly is my daughter. We’ve been long time friends with [...]

Volunteer Spotlight- Meet Christian

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My name is Christian Walter and I have a great wife of 10 years named Evelyn and 2 awesome daughters Elizabeth (7 yrs) and Anna (6 yrs).  I've had the privilege of being the stay-at-home parent in our family for going on 7 years this summer; something which I'm sure I won't fully appreciate until [...]

Volunteer Spotlight- Meet Shelly

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My name is Shelly and I'm a Harley Davidson riding grandma. I have two grown boys and two grandsons who are the lives of my life.  I am a single mom and have been for many years; I was very lucky to have a dad and step-dad who spent time teaching me how to take care of [...]

A Gift of Giving

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This week we were brought to tears reading this testimony from one of our volunteers. She has become a vital part of our Be the Gift family and we are so very grateful for her. Definitely read this letter that tells her inspirational story!  

Rosa’s Story

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"I want to send my sincere thanks and appreciation for the work that was done at our home. I was completely taken back at the amount of genuine care and compassion that was shown by the Be the Gift volunteers. As a single parent the last few years have been the toughest I have ever [...]