Care & Share Team Member – Dancing with the Community Stars

From our Star – Robbie Martin: I started ballroom dancing in 2000. I took lessons and competed through 2008 and in 2007 I also started teaching. I taught ages 5 through adult and my largest, longest running class was a class for teenagers. I taught them how to be kind, how to take responsibility for themselves, how to get along with people they didn’t like  (yes, you have to dance with her, no, you don’t have to like her at all to do so. Someday Continue reading →

Providing an exit from crisis

All clients of Care and Share are eligible for case management as it is the cornerstone of our programs. During these meetings the client and case manager work together to plan their exit from crisis and layout the pathway to self-sufficiency. In our amazing small town, we occasionally have the benefit to see how a client is progressing in self-sufficiency after they complete a program. We celebrate every accomplishment – sometimes with the client and sometimes from afar. On occasion, we receive a card, note, Continue reading →

Employee Anniversary: Allen Bloodworth (2008)

Allen has been with the Iron County Care and Share since May 29, 2008. As the Shelter Coordinator, he oversees the shelter monitors, the shelter kitchen and pantry and coordinates all the meals in shelter. He has a multitude of skills and can fix and/or install nearly anything that breaks. In addition to his wit, Allen has an incredible heart and willingness to assist wherever needed. He has a true passion and dedication for serving our clients and goes above and beyond on a daily basis. Continue reading →

10 in 60: Lee Larson, Case Manager (Housing)

The employees and volunteers of Iron County Care and Share are vital to our success and make it possible to serve our community. We like to brag about our great team members and offer you a unique way to learn a bit about each: 10 in 60. We asked each team member to answer 10 fun questions in 60 seconds and we will share each with you. Lee Larson, Shelter Case Manager (Housing) What three words describe you?  Curious, Willing, Loyal What is one thing you Continue reading →

10 in 60: Jackie Barnes, Receptionist

The employees and volunteers of Iron County Care and Share are vital to our success and make it possible to serve our community. We like to brag about our great team members and offer you a unique way to learn a bit about each: 10 in 60. We asked each team member to answer 10 fun questions in 60 seconds and we will share each with you. Jackie Barnes, Pantry Receptionist What three words describe you?  Dependable, Creative, Fun What is one thing you couldn’t Continue reading →