Giving Spirit

This year’s Colorado Gives Day left us speechless … we raised close to $18,000 for families experiencing homelessness: More than 75 generous supporters gave donations ranging from $10 to $5,000, increasing last year’s fundraising total by 50%! Colorado Gives Day is organized by the Community First Foundation to increase philanthropy […]

An Online Celebration Of Generosity

Colorado Gives Day brings us together. This year’s giving day is Tuesday, Dec. 6 – uniting us in a spirit of philanthropy and online giving to raise millions of dollars for people and causes throughout our state … Through the generosity of more than 70 supporters on the giving day […]

Purpose-Driven Pizza

Family homelessness is the fastest growing segment of the homeless population, and every year, Family Promise affiliates brings awareness to our neighbors in need by organizing National Family Promise Week … This year’s week is Oct. 16-23, and we’re partnering with Patxi’s Pizza to celebrate! Mark your calendar to stop […]

A Carnival For A Cause

All Saints Lutheran Church is organizing a community carnival to support Family Promise! The event will be noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, and will include a dunk tank, Slip ‘N Slide, 10 carnival games, food and fun for the whole family. This is the carnival’s sixth year, and […]

A Hole In One

Congratulations to John Head and Jolynn Snyder, the winners of this year’s golf packages! ****************************************************************************************************** This year’s Warming Ways For Winter will be Thursday evening, Nov. 10 … and we’re launching the event’s silent auction early to offer these summer deals: Buffalo Run Golf Course: 2016 Preferred Player’s Pass for […]

Warming Ways For Winter: Giving Hearts

This year’s Warming Ways For Winter would not have been possible without the generosity of so many supporters! A very warm thank you to the following individuals or organizations and so many others for their contributions to the thirteenth-annual event: Sustaining Sponsors: + Apogee Scientific + Katie Vigil + Roger and Betti […]

Avis: Community Giving

Avis Budget Group (ABG) is touring the nation, celebrating its employees, corporate achievements and community giving. Company executives visited Denver through the Sharing Our Pride tour today, donating $1,200 to Family Promise of Greater Denver! ABG is also hosting similar gatherings with other Family Promise affiliates, including one in Orlando last June. “Avis […]

Tea Time

A group of volunteers have celebrated a summer tradition for more than a decade! The ladies hold a Summer Solstice Tea, serving teas and light lunch for Family Promise. This year’s fundraiser marked the twelfth anniversary (take a look at event photos). “There were eight of us at the first […]

Perfect Hamony

What a night: The second annual “From the Heart Concert” featured more than 25 performers from partner congregations, Cherry Creek High School and the Family Promise team. The musical evening included everything from poetry and interpretive dance to “Showboat” and “Phantom of the Opera,” raising $4,300+ for our mission … […]

Dances With Words

Poet, singer, songwriter and griot, Dee Galloway, has many voices, but the Denver-based artist says she always weaves music and poetry into her work. “These days I operate as an itinerant poet who writes and performs original poems and rituals to commemorate special events,” according to her website. “I was […]

Colorado Gives Day

Colorado Gives Day Wow. We’re humbled: Close to 50 donors contributed more than $7,000 to Family Promise through Colorado Gives Day this year! That’s a 39 percent increase over last year — donations support case management and social services that break the cycle of homelessness. Statewide, 108,000 generous hearts gave […]

PJ Day

Have you ever wanted to wear your pajamas to work or school? Here’s the perfect excuse! The 10th Annual PJ Day is Thursday, Feb. 5, to support Denver’s Road Home, a 10-year plan to address issues surrounding homelessness. “For most of us, putting on pajamas before heading to bed is […]

Hike for the Homeless: Off Trail

Hike for the Homeless: Off Trail Our very own Jolynn Snyder joined the Hike for the Homeless for a weekend of fun and fellowship near Lake Tahoe last month. Take a look at the weekend’s photos. The hikers, Jenna Snyder and Kathleen Roche, have already traveled more than 2,100 miles […]