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By Crisis Nursery on 7/30/2015 2:29 PM
Every week, over 150 volunteers help out around Crisis Nursery. Volunteers assist in numerous ways, from caring for the children at the Nursery alongside staff, to tending the beautiful flowers in our gardens, or even helping out as a board member spreading the Nursery's mission through the community. All that happens at Crisis Nursery every day of the year is possible only with the help of our many outstanding volunteers who selflessly give their time to help the Nursery fulfill its mission of preventing child abuse and neglect in Champaign County. In fiscal year 2015, volunteers provided the Nursery with over 16,000 hours of service. Thank you, volunteers!

We are excited to introduce a new, monthly Volunteer Spotlight to recognize some of our wonderful volunteers. Everyone at Crisis Nursery would like to say thank you to Christina Parks, our Volunteer of the Month for July! She has been volunteering at the Nursery for the past three months and has already made a big impact. Nursery staff nominated Christina...
By Crisis Nursery on 7/24/2015 3:18 PM
One of the greatest ways to see the impact of Crisis Nursery’s Beyond Blue program is through the stories of the mothers who participate. We recently re-connected with Anna, a mom who participated in Beyond Blue a couple of years ago during her second pregnancy and throughout the first year of her son’s life. Her continued success shows the value this program adds to our community.