Chalk painting from the Denver Chalk Art Festival.
—Photo courtesy of the Larimer Arts Foundation
45th Annual Capitol Hill People's Fair: The Capitol Hill People's Fair is a free, community-oriented, volunteer-based art and music festival set to feature more than 80 local bands and performance groups. The Fair benefits Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) and other nonprofit...
May 30 2016, 9:00 AM
—Image courtesy of Mattress Firm Foster Kids
Hand-Up Handbags: Spring is the perfect time to clean out your closet—and thanks to this charity drive, your hand-me-downs can make a difference for local women escaping abusive relationships. Fill a purse (or two) with toiletries, first-aid items, feminine hygiene products, gift cards, and...
May 23 2016, 11:30 AM
—Photo by Wil Stewart; courtesy of Children's Future International
YogAdoptables: Forget downward dog–this yoga class is all about cats. Furry Little World, a local nonprofit dedicated to helping shelter pets get adopted, has teamed up with the Denver Animal Shelter for a series of yoga classes featuring special guests: free-roaming, adoptable...
May 16 2016, 10:20 AM
Join Be the Gift as they celebrate a belated Mother's Day by traveling to homes of single mothers and doing home repairs.
—Photo courtesy of Amber Hayes/Be the Gift
Mission Wear PatchWORK Fashion Show: Help out local organizations while shopping for new summer apparel. Mission Wear—a manufacturing company that repurposes materials that are landfill-bound into fashion items and is dedicated to helping women find employment—teamed up with the ...
May 9 2016, 11:20 AM
—Image courtesy of the Blue Bench
The Refugee Crisis: Educate yourself about the trans-Mediterranean refugee crisis at this special event by Active Minds, a nonprofit that provides educational programming for adults of all ages. The session will cover how the international community is addressing this humanitarian...
April 25 2016, 8:00 AM
—Love Hope Strength Foundation
19: The number of Red Rocks Amphitheatre concertgoers at each sold-out show who may be bone marrow matches for cancer patients in need of donations. Love Hope Strength Foundation, a Denver nonprofit, sets up booths at Red Rocks shows where healthy adult attendees can become...
Children take a break during their schooling at Hope Haven Rwanda.
—Photo courtesy of Crissey McNally / Hope Haven Rwanda
Temple Grandin, Rupert Isaacson, and Kinetic Learning: Dr. Temple Grandin, renowned speaker and author on the subject of autism, and Rupert Isaacson, of Horse Boy Foundation, author of The Horse Boy, and producer of the award-winning film of the same name, are on a national...
April 11 2016, 12:20 PM
Toast: An Evening with Stupid Cancer's 2015 event.
—Photo by Chad Rachman
Events to Attend
Toast: An Evening With Stupid Cancer: More than 72,000 young adults (between the ages of 15 and 39) are diagnosed with cancer each year. Stupid Cancer, a New York-based nonprofit, is the largest charity that comprehensively addresses young adult cancer through advocacy, research...
April 4 2016, 11:00 AM