Shontay Alston — Occasional Volunteer Corps
DOROT volunteer since: August 2010
How did you get involved with DOROT?
I always wanted to volunteer my time helping seniors. After losing my job, I got involved with DOROT.
What type of volunteer activities do you do?
I spend time with Ms. Arlene and help her sort and organize papers.
In what ways has your DOROT volunteer experience impacted your life?
The DOROT experience has impacted me by helping me enjoy life and be grateful.
What motivates you to continue volunteering at DOROT?
What motivates me is the appreciation that Ms. Arlene has for me. Also, seeing her smile when I walked through her door.
Most memorable volunteer moment:
My most memorable moment would be an early New Year’s Eve dinner with Ms. Arlene.
What would you want other volunteers to know about volunteering at DOROT?
I would like the other volunteers to know that with volunteering your time, you gain a friend out of it.
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