Care & Share to hire coordinator

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Care & Share of Colorado Springs won two grants to hire a part-time volunteer coordinator. The new employee is paid for by a $7,000 grant from the Leighty Foundation and a $5,000 grant from the Hill Foundation to train volunteers in more professional roles, run a referral service and work as a receptionist. Approximately 3,000 people have volunteered nearly 35,000 hours annually at Care & Share. More than 265 human service agencies in Colorado Springs receive food from Care & Share.