—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
Photo courtesy of Pink Vail.
Events to Attend
Beautiful Junk Sale: As the sun comes out for spring (and then retreats behind winter storm clouds, and then comes out again), we’re (optimistically) feeling ready to spruce up our wardrobes and home décor. Cue the Beautiful Junk Sale, an annual swap meet of sorts...
March 28 2016, 9:40 AM