Volunteer Newsletter

The Driver – November 2021

Join in the celebration and help spread the word about Neighbor Ride by leaving your magnet on your car for our whole birthday week, November 15-19th Annual Volunteer Survey   It's time again for our Annual Volunteer Driver Survey.  Your feedback is so...

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The Driver – October 2021

WELCOME ANDREW BURKOWSKE   We are so happy to welcome Andrew Burkowske to our staff as our new Ride Program Manager.  Andrew has been a driver for Neighbor Ride since August 2019.  He will be working in the office three days a week.  Please take...

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The Driver – September 2021

GET READY TO SHOW YOUR SPIRIT! We are excited to announce that you will soon be able to show your Neighbor Ride pride with some great new spirit wear options! To help us gauge interest (and in turn the pricing we can offer based on order size), please click the survey...

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The Driver – August 2021

Congratulations and thank you! Your selfless service throughout the pandemic has been recognized with the 2021 Service Award to be presented by the Community Action Council of Howard County at its virtual Holland Awards.   In notifying us of the honor, CAC wrote:...

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The Driver – July 2021

  Holly is Retiring from Neighbor Ride but maybe, just maybe there might be a winter time Ride Coordinator in the making.... After serving as a volunteer driver for 7 years and as a Volunteer Coordinator on staff for nearly six years, Holly is stepping down from...

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The Driver – Volunteer Newsletter June 2021

      CELEBRATE THE GIFT OF INDEPENDENCE WITH A SNOW CONE Neighbor Ride and the Office on Aging and Independence are celebrating the Gift of Independence on July 15th at the Ellicott City 50+ Center. The Chill Out Snow Cone Truck will be at the Ellicott...

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The Driver – March 2021

  We Missed Seeing You So Much Last Year That We Are Going Virtual!! The Annual Volunteer Update Program is going online this year, on Wednesday, April 21st, from 2:30-4:30 pm. We encourage all NR volunteers to join us, even if you have been on a break during the...

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The Driver – January 2021

  COVID-19 Vaccinations As you are aware, the Howard County Health Department began pre-enrolling Howard County residents age 75 and over and residents age 65 - 74 to be sent information on signing-up for a vaccination appointment once they are eligible. ...

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The Driver – December 2020

  Thank you for your support! Thanks so much to everyone who has participated in our 2020 Giving Campaign. This year, more than ever, your support truly makes a difference! If you would still like to make a year-end, tax-deductible contribution, simply visit us...

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The Driver – November 2020

  Neighbor Ride Turns 16! It's That Time of Year! As we expand our services in response to the needs of the most vulnerable during the pandemic, your support of our Annual Giving Campaign is more important than ever. Keep your eyes out for a letter from Bruce and...

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