The City of Centennial honors our dedicated volunteers for contributing countless hours to making our City a more inviting and inclusive place to live, work and play. 

Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community and work with others who need support. Check out the blog below to learn more about volunteers in the Centennial community that inspire us and help build a strong and caring community.

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Are you or someone you know making an impact in the Centennial community through volunteerism? We want to hear your story! Contact Chris Michlewicz for more information. 

Volunteer Stories
  • Centennial resident Cameron Carr realized at an early age that volunteering can open a world of possibilities. At age 14, Cameron has already proven herself as a willing contributor to worthy caus...

  • A nonprofit with ties to Centennial is bringing Purple Heart recipients together for some well-deserved bonding time. The Warrior Bonfire Program takes small-group trips around the country to give...

  • Jordan Kaiwi wears a big smile when he walks the aisles of the arc Thrift Store in Centennial.  Jordan represents the thrift store’s greatest strength: its employees, about 20 percent of whom have...

  • Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Deputy Brian McKnight had no idea how much his life would change when he accepted an invitation in 1996 to participate in a charity run benefitting the Special Olympics. ...

  • Centennial kids and teens are among those with improved access to mental health care thanks to the efforts of a local nonprofit. Second Wind Fund was created 14 years ago after congregants at Gree...

  • Although they retired a few years ago, Frank and Brenda Nickells are still making good use of their education and experience. The Centennial residents have spent recent years lending their experti...

  • The three college students couldn’t walk away when the orphanage was about to be shut down. They extended their mission trip in Uganda to help build a new orphanage called Musana Children’s Home, ...

  • Sarah Greichen knew early on how she wanted to make her mark on the world. The id ea behind her project for the Gold Award — the most prestigious honor a Girl Scout can earn — had already been ...

  • The people along route 13 in Centennial are always glad to see Bill Graves. It’s not simply because of the warm food he brings to the doorstep on behalf of TLC Meals on Wheels — there’s more to it...

  • Harriet Wright remembers getting an early lesson in giving. As a young girl, she stood on the side of a road with her sister, selling corn grown by her father. Business was steady, but it was the ...

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Visit the Community Spotlight to meet the people, place and spaces that make the Centennial Community whole. 

  • Applications for Centennial 101, a free program to discover how our City works, are available until Friday, June 30. In just seven weeks participants will be involved in fun and engaging lessons whi...

  • The City of Centennial and Arapahoe Libraries are hosting an evening full of family fun and entertainment Saturday, June 24. Local band favorite, 6 Million Dollar Band will be performing live, fo...

  • Last August, the City of Centennial launched Go Centennial, a streamlined, innovative and tech-savvy approach for people to get to and from the Dry Creek Light Rail Station in Centennial. Go Centenni...

  • The City of Centennial is currently accepting applications to fill openings on the Senior Commission.  This is an Advisory Board to City Council to foster a greater understanding of the concerns of s...

  • The results are in! Centennial Center Park’s splash pad ranked fifth on USA Today’s latest 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest. Seattle’s International Fountain came in first. Travel experts ...

  • Centennial Airport is closing the main runway, RWY 17L/35R, beginning May 30 as crews begin a federally-funded surface rehabilitation project. The closure will remain in effect through July 6, 2017. ...

  • The City of Centennial and Matt Sturgeon have successfully negotiated the terms and conditions of a contract for Mr. Sturgeon to serve as Centennial’s next City Manager.  The employment agreement rec...

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Centennial, CO  80112

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