Volunteer profile: Joe Parie

Name: Joe Parie

Residence: Portales

Occupation: Retired

Volunteer: Parie manages the Habitat for Humanity ReStore, is head of the Portales Outreach Program, which offers an annual community Thanksgiving dinner, and volunteers his time in Juarez, Mexico.

Why he does it: “I’ve always heard you can’t give without receiving, and I find you get a whole lot more than you give,” Parie said.