United Way prepares for Helping Hands Day
United Way of Southwest Wyoming is calling for projects and volunteers for its annual Helping Hands Day on Aug. 27.
“Helping Hands Day is a volunteer event where we gather projects from local non-profit organizations, senior citizens and people with disabilities, and then teams go out and complete the projects for them,” Executive Co-Director Kelly Frink said.
The number of volunteers usually ranges from 150 to 200 people.
“A lot of them are workplace teams,” Frink said of the volunteers, but any interested people can volunteer. Teams are also often made up of families, sports team...