Board Member Carol Drudis-Swainson
Updated: Nov 30, 2018
Everyone, please meet Carol Drudis-Swainson, a LoveOne board member and our fundraiser extraordinaire!
Occupation: Professional beggar for non-profits.
What might someone be surprised to know about you? I was in the Marines.
Which LoveOne initiative do you volunteer with? I support all of our initiatives as a behind-the-scenes fundraising coordinator.
How did you first get involved with LoveOne? My son's Boy Scout troop needed volunteer hours and a good friend was already involved.
What has surprised you most about working with LoveOne? How receptive the community has been.
What is the single-most important takeaway from volunteering with LoveOne? How clean laundry can change a person's life.
What’s the hardest part about volunteering with LoveOne? Not being able to help more.
If you could change one thing about LoveOne, what would it be? Adding a daytime wash event.
What do you wish other people knew about LoveOne? How much of a difference one person can make.
Tell us about someone who has influenced your decision to work with LoveOne. My friend Kerry McCombs, a kind, loving, helpful soul.
What would you tell someone who is thinking about donating to or volunteering with LoveOne? Your donation of time or money will leave you feeling richer.
What are you doing when you aren’t volunteering? Spending time with family, watching my kids play sports, music.
What else can you tell me about LoveOne? LoveOne is growing quickly with the community's support.
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