Volunteer

Volunteer Stories

For some, it offers a chance to give something back to their community. For others, it provides an opportunity to develop new skills or build on existing experience and knowledge. To volunteer for SHIP, select your state under “Need Local Help with Medicare" and call today.


Charles Reese

SHIP Volunteer

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“When I talk to people and I can save them a $100 here or $100 there, I can feel them smiling; I can feel them feeling better about life. I think that’s very important.”

Gary Schwartz

SHIP Volunteer

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"I had a goal to do something intellectually challenging, that would make a difference, and something that has some variety."

William Chao

SHIP Volunteer

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"I feel like I’m respected by people, and the people know me and can ask for help. I feel my life - my value of life - get higher. I can find my role in society and help people."

Annie Selley

SHIP Volunteer

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"It’s just a joy and a blessing, to help and to give. And it doesn’t take a lot of your time”

Jennie Anderson

SHIP Volunteer

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“I get more out of doing this than what I did for a paycheck for 36 years.”

Doni Owens

SHIP Volunteer

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"I enjoy what I do, and I want everyone to benefit.”

Freddie Black

SHIP Volunteer

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"I enjoy sharing that knowledge and the know-how that I have to make things better for others."

Yolanda Mugica

SHIP Volunteer

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"The gratitude you get from the clients is priceless. You go home, and you're not even touching ground."

Jennie Anderson

SHIP Volunteer

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“I get more out of doing this than what I did for a paycheck for 36 years.”

 

 

 

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