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Anyone can earn badges by completing simple acts of caring for Colorado on their own time
The statewide nonprofit Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) has launched its #YourCO digital badge program to recognize those who care for Colorado’s natural resources. The various badges allow people to showcase their skills and achievements in outdoor stewardship online.
To earn a badge, people can either take part in a VOC project or take care of Colorado on their own time via simple, ‘do-it-yourself’ stewardship activities.
DeDe Williams has been cooking healthy meals for hungry volunteers for six years as a volunteer Crew Chef with Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC). During that time, she has given more than 1,000 hours in volunteer service, and fed thousands of volunteers. Williams’ dedication won her VOC’s 2013 “Volunteer of the Year” leadership award.