Volunteer Spotlight: Connie Racette

Volunteer Spotlight: Connie Racette

What is your favorite food?
Strawberry Shortcake

What is your favorite movie?
The Green Mile

What is your favorite thing to do?
Ride Harley’s and spend time with my 18 grandkids

What is your favorite Bible verse?
John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life."

What/who brought you to The Rescue Mission?
My mom. When she passed away, her wish was to continue to donate and give back to The Rescue Mission.

How long have you been volunteering with The Rescue Mission?
Off and on for 12 years.

How has volunteering at The Rescue Mission impacted you?
It gives me a purpose. I feel that I belong to the community. I believe in paying it forward and I am able to teach my grandkids to continue to give back.

If you could describe your experience with The Rescue Mission in three words, what would they be?

Satisfying

Enriching

Purposeful