We want to recognize India, one of our first volunteers to support the text and chat hotline! Since starting the chat and text in January, India has put in over 30 volunteer hours on the chat and text hotline. Her dedication to this new effort is so appreciated!
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A big shout out to Kandall who was a practicum student with the RISE program last year, and has stayed on as a volunteer for the ALERT hotline. Kandall volunteers more than 10 hours each week, and does a great job responding whenever she does get a call. Big thanks to Kandall, one of our volunteer stars!