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Volunteer Spotlight: Shirley Peterkin

How long have you been volunteering with Habitat for Humanity Okanagan?
Since the beginning of the Vernon ReStore, but I have wanted to volunteer for a long time.

What made you decide to come and volunteer with Habitat?
Every person deserves a place to call home that is safe, clean, and affordable.

 What do you enjoy most about your volunteering experience?
The people.

 How has volunteer work had an impact on your life?

I feel like I am contributing to the community well-being of families.

 What advice would you have for anyone looking to give their time and resources by volunteering?

Find the right fit for your own skills and have fun doing the work.