Join nearly 500 racers as you climb 3,267 vertical feet of Aspen Mountain during the Summit for Life Weekend. Photo courtesy of Ross Daniels
Santa’s Elves Holiday Giving Registration: Of the many area toy and food drives this season, very few allow you go beyond the standard donation and connect with the recipients you're giving to. KidsGiving365, a Denver nonprofit teaching children how to give back to their communities, offers a...
November 28 2016, 3:52 PM
You can help sweeten the lives of your fellow Coloradans by purchasing your holiday deserts from Project Angel Heart's Pie in the Sky program. Photo courtesy of Project Angel Heart
Events to Attend
43rd Annual Men's Event: Join the University of Colorado Denver for its 43rd Annual Men’s Event, with proceeds benefitting prostate cancer research programs at UC’s Cancer Center. Begin your evening at a panel focused on cancer awareness and research featuring Paul Maroni, M.D....
November 14 2016, 12:34 PM
Enjoy one of the last organized runs of the year while honoring and supporting military veterans at the Denver Veterans Day Run 5k/10k at City Park. Photo courtesy of the Colorado Veterans Project
Events to Attend
No Substitute for Victory Gala: This event supports Veteran’s Passport to Hope, an organization that raises awareness about issues facing veterans and fundraises for veteran-friendly nonprofits. Air Force Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro, who was severely burned in an IED...
November 9 2016, 1:50 PM
The annual Rock-A-Belly fundraiser brings together the city's best restaurants, breweries, and distilleries. Photo courtesy of Food for Thought Denver
Food and Toy Drive: It’s time to get into the giving season, but who says you can’t treat yourself while you’re at it? The family-owned La Loma Mexican restaurant is using its famous green chili dishes to incentivize diners to donate to the annual Salvation Army food and toy drive. Throughout...
October 31 2016, 11:00 AM
Attend Plates for the Peak and enjoy small dishes of New Orleans-style soul food. Photo courtesy of Shannan Reese
Plates for the Peak: Come with an appetite and leave knowing you’ve made a difference in a young person’s life. Hosted by Vesta Dipping Grill's owners, Josh and Jen Wolkon, guests will be treated to plates of New Orleans-style soul food, like fried green tomatoes, shrimp and grits, Nashville...
October 24 2016, 11:40 AM
Gather with other local philanthropists to celebrate and support the latest Cocktails for a Cause effort at the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum. Photo courtesy of Cocktails for A Cause.
Events to Attend
Cocktails for A Cause: Support local children by attending this benefit for A Precious Child, an organization that provides essentials to families throughout Colorado. Attendees should bring an item from the list of needs, including gently used clothing, hygiene products,...
October 17 2016, 11:30 AM
The "Pink Ribbon Pizza" from Wazee Supper Club. Courtesy of Lauren DeFilippo
National Taco Day: Tuesday is National Taco Day and R Taco of Arvada and Littleton will be celebrating by donating 10 percent of their food and non-alcoholic beverage sales to the Food Bank of the Rockies and giving away merchandise. They will also be donating $1 for each...
October 3 2016, 11:55 AM
The Light the Night walk on Thursday will shine a light on finding a cure for lymphoma and leukemia, while honoring victims of these diseases. Photo courtesy of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Hops for Habitat: If you’ve been meaning to check out Blue Moon Brewery in RiNo (and surely you have), now is the time. Make a donation to Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver ($25 is suggested) and get a free glass of one of the 10 varieties of Blue Moon currently on tap. Appetizers like fresh...
September 26 2016, 11:30 AM