Our dedicated volunteers inspire us every day, choosing to give of their time and talents because they believe in our mission and want to make our community a better place. Here are ways our volunteers serve:
Pete and Mel Hoistad
Of all the great causes out there, I never get the same feeling as I do with CVIC, that if I write this check or not, someone out there may live, or they may die.
– Pete Hoistad CVIC supporter with his wife, Mel, since 2002
The work that we do to change lives and end violence is made possible by generous, committed and passionate people investing in our mission. This year, to meet our budget and continue the work our community calls us to do, nearly 40 percent–or $1.27 million–must be contributed by our local community. Here are the ways our financial partners invest in our mission:
We are privileged to live in a community with a rich history of collaboration, where organizations from education to healthcare to the criminal justice system join together to offer their energy and expertise to tackle problems and create a safer, healthier community. Here are just some of the projects and organizations with which CVIC collaborates.