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
The annual Our Neighbors, Ourselves fundraiser brings together artists, community members, and local refugees. Photo Courtesy of Project Worthmore
Events to Attend
Mental Health 2016 Colorado Candidate Forum – Denver: This first community event of a four-part series introduces you to this year’s state legislature candidates to discuss the future of mental health policy. Each forum will host a meet-and-greet with about five...
September 19 2016, 12:45 PM
Dueling mascots at Ping Pong on the Plaza. –Photo Courtesy of James Williams, IMA Financial Group, Inc.
Events to Attend
Ping Pong on the Plaza: We can’t think of a cooler place to play ping-pong than on Union Station’s doorstep. This annual event, hosted by the IMA Foundation, is a double-elimination tournament with nearly 300 participants, including the Denver Broncos mascot Miles and...
September 12 2016, 12:00 PM
Volunteers unload supplies at the Red Cross warehouse in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Help support flood relief efforts with a donation to the American Red Cross this week.
Courtesy of American Red Cross
Causes to Care About
The American Red Cross: Extreme flooding ripped through the state of Louisiana last week, displacing and devastating tens of thousands. Do your part to help those displaced by the natural disaster—which is considered to be the worst natural disaster since Hurricane...
August 22 2016, 10:05 AM