Welcome to the Volunteer Center! Here, you’ll be able to search for volunteer opportunities, find out about non-profit events that are happening in Door County and learn about the incredible benefits of volunteering. We know that our Door County community members are willing to help, it’s just that they don’t always know where the help is needed. The Volunteer Center is your one-stop site for all things volunteer! Click a link, take a look around and find out where your help is needed!
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16th Annual Golden Heart Recipients Announced Created On 10/9/2017
April 19, 2018 - The Volunteer Center of Door County celebrated the 16th Annual Golden Heart Volunteer Celebration “Volunteers- The Heart of the Community” honoring the incredible work of Door County volunteers and the agencies they serve. The 2018 award recipients are:
Adult: Lori Vorpahl, representing many different organizations
Environmental Stewardship: Gretchen Recupero Schmelzer, Crossroads of Big Creek
Group: Door County Habitat for Humanity Construction Volunteers
Youth Scholarship: Olivia James Van Den Heuvel
Karl May Lifetime of Service Award: Shirley Senarighi, representing many different organizations
2019 GOLDEN HEART YOUTH VOLUNTEER SCHOLARSHIP
APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15, 2019
Youth recipients that have applied via scholarship form and have been chosen by a panel of engaged citizens that are independent of the Volunteer Center will receive a $500 academic scholarship. Applicant must be a high school senior who will successfully complete graduation with the Class of 2019. Volunteering must have been done in Door County, but is not limited to Door County (i.e., church mission work out of the area may be included).
Nominations will be submitted electronically. Please click the Scholarship Form link below and fill out the submission form. Thanks!