Mesa County RSVP


Change Lives — Volunteer!

Current Opportunities

Volunteer Application

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Why Volunteer with Mesa County RSVP?

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Mesa County is a unique place to live. Nestled in our protective valley on the Western Slope, we thrive in a culture of family, friends, and fun, and have a strong sense of both our history and our future. RSVP volunteers play a critical role in preserving what we love, while also shaping Mesa County into a place our children and grandchildren will be happy to call home.

What is your vision for Mesa County? Whatever it is, if you’re age 55 or older, you can donate your time, talent, and dedication to make it happen. Becoming an RSVP volunteer couldn’t be easier, and you can fit volunteering into your life in ways that suit you. You’ll change lives, including your own.

Volunteering Overview

  • No membership fee
  • Meet, one-on-one with our Volunteer Manager to match your skills and interests with volunteer opportunities
  • We’ll help you meet the needs of your community
  • Choose from a variety of local volunteer opportunities
  • Add flexibility to your schedule with our One-Time Projects and events
  • Make new friends at RSVP social events
  • Anyone age 55 or older can join RSVP!
  • Accident and liability insurance at no cost to you
  • Whatever… whenever… wherever… we’ll help you find the perfect fit!

Strengthening Our Community

Mesa County RSVP’s mission is changing lives, one volunteer at a time. Our projects address important needs by focusing on local issues that will create a lasting impact in Mesa County.

Mesa County RSVP is committed to meeting the needs of your community by focusing on areas such as:

  • Access to Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hunger
  • K-12 Education
  • Safe Housing
  • Disaster Response
  • And more!

Our Signature Projects

SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Assistance Project)

Volunteers help Medicare beneficiaries understand their health care coverage and prescription drug plans. Visit the SHIP page for more information.

Handyman Project

Volunteers make minor home repairs and adaptations for low-income older adults and individuals with disabilities. Visit the Handyman Project page for more information.

Senior Scholar Project

Volunteers tutor children in reading, math and science in schools and other education centers. Visit the Senior Scholar Project page for more information.

RSVP Funding

Mesa County RSVP is funded by donations form local businesses and individuals as well as government and other grants. Learn how to donate to Mesa County RSVP.

Looking For Ways to Help?

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AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Mesa County RSVP every time you shop, at no additional cost to you. You’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Mesa County RSVP.

We routinely update our AmazonSmile page with needed office supplies and other equipment that help us do what we do.

Thank you for your support!

Donations gratefully accepted
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Your donations help RSVP strengthen our community by engaging volunteers ages 55 and over. Each volunteer placement provides community programs with essential support. Thank you for strengthening Mesa County! All donations to RSVP are tax-deductible.

In-Kind Donations

We accept in-kind donations. For more information about the types of items we accept, please email

Become a Sponsor

Our sponsoring partners are an important part of our success. To contact someone from our Fundraising Committee, please email