Last year, Debbie Costello, a teacher at Visions in Education Charter School, knew a friend’s 88 year old mother who was looking to volunteer. While volunteering on a regular basis may not have panned out for her elder friend, Debbie herself found a new home. In addition to volunteering in the Food Bank’s stock room on Wednesday nights, she also has an important job managing the OVFB’s Adopt-a-Month program* where community members – schools, churches, clubs, etc. – can hold food drives to help keep the Food Bank’s shelves filled.
When asked why she volunteers, Debbie [pictured in the middle] said she feels that, “If you don’t volunteer, you’re not complete...Read More