Colorado

Thinking Outside Of The Box

As we look at the future and dream of new ways we can support local families experiencing homelessness, we know that it is time to get CREATIVE in order to continue to fund this mission! We are asking our community who supports our mission to ask this question, “How can […]

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 […]

2015 Annual Summary

What a year! We served 73 incredible families, including 238 individuals. Of those, 137 were children. Many of our program guests found us because of declines in affordable housing. In 2014, unemployment was the biggest factor for families, but last year, housing took center state. The largest percentage of guests – […]

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 […]

Volunteer Profile: Jim Smith

Jim Smith has helped homeless families for more than a decade. The owner of Golden Real Estate loans his company’s moving truck to congregations that partner with Family Promise, helping them move beds and family belongings at the beginning and end of shelter-week rotations. “I told congregations I would make […]

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 […]