Are you ready to get involved with the local community? We're ready to connect you with the right opportunity!

Below are some of the most current, up-and-coming volunteering opportunities in the Roaring Fork Valley. Follow the links to get started. Looking for other ways to volunteer? Check out our mentoring and ongoing volunteer opportunity pages.

Want to arrange a project for your department? Contact Matthew Hamilton. These are great opportunities to get to know your co-workers, get outside and give back locally.

JOIN YOUR CO-WORKERS FOR THESE ASPEN SKIING COMPANY ORGANIZED VOLUNTEER DAYS

ROARING FORK OUTDOOR VOLUNTEERS
Summer 2017 projects – dates and project locations below.Learn more.
  • Saturday, October 14| 8:30-5 pm: Colorado River Trail | Rifle
BASALT EDUCATION FOUNDATION: TASTE OF BASALT
Basalt Education Foundation’s Taste of Basalt on November 4th at the Roaring Fork Club. Volunteers needed for the following positions on November 4th:

  • One coat check - 5:30 pm-11:30 pm
  • Two people to pour wine - 5:30 pm-11:00 pm
  • Five people to bus tables - 5:30 pm-11:30 pm
  • Four people to assist with silent auction - 6:00 pm-11:30 pm
  • One beverage runner – 6:00pm -9:30pm
  • Two people to pour beer – 5:30pm-9:30pm
What better way to use one of your paid volunteer days than this fun, local event to benefit the children of Basalt schools! Contact Alyson Gish to sign up.

ASPEN MIDDLE SCHOOL: ROBOTICS COMPETITION
On November 11th from 8 am to 1 pm Aspen Middle School will host the Western Slope FIRST Robotics invitational. Middle schoolers from across the state will give 5 minute presentations about an innovative idea related to solving water problems. Judges receive training before the 11th online, and work with two or three others as they interview students. No special skillset other than an awareness of our community and the kinds of problems that beset the world we live in related to water. Judges work from 8 am to 1 pm. All volunteers are provided breakfast from Peach’s and lunch as well. It is a rewarding day for the students and those who get to hear them. Contact Caroline Hanson to volunteer.

ASPEN TREE: COMMUNITY DINNER
Aspen TREE’s 10th annual Community Meal on November 21st at the Hotel Jerome. Every year, the event brings together around 1,000 people to enjoy this free, locally sourced, organic feast and celebrate the community before the start of the busy winter season. Shift details below. If interested email Catherine Lutz or Britta Gustafson to sign up.

  • Food prep (no experience necessary): November 17 to November 20-10 am - 4 pm
  • Setup and prep: November 21 - 10 am - 3 pm
  • Clean up and leftover packaging: November 21 - 7:30 pm to 9 pm
All shifts below are 4 pm – 8:15 pm on November 21st with an all-volunteer dinner at 4 pm. If you cannot volunteer a full shift Aspen TREE would still like your help!

  • Greeters / Check-In
  • Food platers
  • Dining room servers
  • Table ambassadors