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Thanks to the generosity of former Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) Board Member Rick Grossman and his wife Susie, VOC is now able to offer four $5,000 scholarships each year to help make educational dreams possible for those involved in outdoor volunteer stewardship!
Jim Bedwell is former director of Recreation, Heritage, and Volunteer Resources for the U.S. Forest Service and serves on the Board of Directors for Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC).
Original article from The Gazette, September 9, 2018. Photo by Gabriel Scarlett/The Denver Post.
You’ve seen them on our volunteer projects: the people in blue baseball caps handing out tools, demonstrating safety techniques, and instructing others how to slope a trail or where to move a boulder. They’re the Crew Leaders – and they’re all volunteers.