Home > News > Activate! > Activate! – Monroe County United Ministries: Valerie Merriam

Activate! – Monroe County United Ministries: Valerie Merriam

Play

Air date: 10/09/2017

Valerie Merriam’s work with the food pantry at Monroe County United Ministries has been nothing short of foundational. Her tenure, efforts, and experience is second to none. Through more than a decade of institutional change, Valerie has been a constant, carrying forward programmatic and institutional knowledge that continues to inform their staff. Her service is almost immeasurable, as the role she fills is equal parts manager, advisor, and program specialist. Valerie spends about ten hours each week supervising the pantry’s structure and services. Through its dynamic and changing volunteer base, Valerie ensures that the food pantry is reliable and helpful to families. Valerie’s commitment allows the pantry to serve 2,500 Monroe County families each year.

FEATURED ORGANIZATION
Monroe County United Ministries

FEATURED VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY LINKS
Barn Tour Greeters – Oct 28
Recorder for Commission on Aging
Become a SCCAP Thriving Connections Initiative Ally!

 

Activate is a co-production of WFHB Community Radio and the City of Bloomington Volunteer Network.
logo banner

Check Also

Kite Line- October 20, 2017: The Rise of Mass Incarceration, Part Two

Our news this week focuses on the prisoners who are fighting California’s wildfires for as …