Good friends Casey Sacks, left, Marney Thomas and Jaime Clark enjoy Dinner in White

A Touch of France in Fantastic White

Aug 23

A luscious blue Colorado sky never meant so much to someone as it did for Megan Peddycord, chair of Dinner in White, a premier fundraising event for the University of Colorado Cancer Center. Last year, the event was rained out…

President and CEO of MHAC, Don Mares, left, with Lisa Williams and Dr. Larry Spivack, co-chairs of Tribute this year

MHAC kicks off 2014 Tribute season

Aug 20

Friends and supporters gathered at a local country club on Wednesday to endorse the upcoming annual “Tribute” dinner and support programs of Mental Health America of Colorado. “Tribute to the Power of Hope” is slated for November 22, and will honor Marguerite Salazar,…

Michael Piraino and Trudy Strewler Hodges

CASA of the Pikes Peak Region Celebrates 25 Years

Aug 19

Sometimes (all too often) there are children out there alone with no one to advocate for them and no one to speak up for the truth. There have been times when a child tries to speak out about being abused…

Howard Egay, left, with Bruce Hahn, Greg Mueller, and Jerry Sheridan

Lutheran Family Services Annual Tee Off for HOPE

Aug 11

Golfers enjoyed a beautiful morning on the course for the 21st Annual Lutheran Family Services Golf Classic, held at Hiwan Golf Club in Evergreen on Monday, August, 11th, 2014. Over 120 golfers gathered early in the morning for registration and…

SSF staff members and friends

Guests love-love Stout Street Tennis Social

Aug 9

Picture this: The self-proclaimed “shot of the day” at this year’s Stout Street Tennis Social featured a partner squatting down to leave the upper lane clear for a volley…and getting hit squarely in the back. Needless to say, almost-pros to…

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Mt Evans Hospice hosts Under a Summer Moon

Aug 7

There’s nothing like the peacefulness and tranquility of a summer moon, and so it was fitting that the Mt. Evans Hospice summer fundraiser was themed as such. The hospice team provides compassionate and experienced care during challenging times, and nothing…

Chauncey Billups, Alan & Lisa Synn

Porter-Billups Leadership Academy Fundraising Dinner

Jul 26

Success and Significance. Two words that changed Chauncey Billups’ life as a youngster growing up in the Park Hill neighborhood and propelled him as a star basketball player at Denver’s Washington High School, as CU Boulder Buff and with a…

Micah Cook receives the finishing touches from Ambition

3rd Annual HOPE Center Community Carnival

Jul 19

Pony rides or the Denver Fire Department fire truck? It’s tough to say which was more popular with the kids at this year’s HOPE Center Community Carnival. No surprise, the biggest congregation of adult females was seen around the firefighters….

OWL's CEO Piep van Heuven needed a pick-me-up, and she got one from SofTec reps (l to r): Nicole Campos, Abby Halder, Jennifer Harding, Sean Fordyce, Stephanie Tolman and "Rock Star" Jhaveri

SofTec Invitational Golf Tournament Full of Fun and Adventure

Jul 18

The phrase “snake in the grass” took on new meaning for golfers at the second annual SofTec Invitational Golf Tournament with a den of rattlesnakes to negotiate (i.e., avoid) on one hole. But all managed with flying colors during a…

Event Emcees Scott and Sadie from Scott and Sadie in the Morning address the audience

Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity’s 2nd Annual Hammer ‘n’ Ale

Jul 10

Over 400 guests enjoyed refreshing malt beverages and food from some of best restaurants in Fort Collins on Thursday, July 10th, for the 2nd Annual Hammer ‘n’ Ale event benefitting Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity. The Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Fort…

NRO Executive Director Doug Adams and Gala Chair Debbie Welle-Powell

National Repertory Orchestra 2014 Gala

Jun 27

This year’s National Repertory Orchestra 2014 Gala focused on “Reaching for the Gold,” an Olympic theme that was felt throughout the evening at the DCPA Seawell Ballroom, held June 27 in downtown Denver. Honorary Chairs were Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper,…

Panelists smile about a good point

Denver Hosts Clinton Global Initiative Conference

Jun 23

Denver was the host city for the 2014 CGI America conference, the flagship gathering where business and government leaders, philanthropists and NGO join forces to brainstorm ideas that promote economic recovery in the United States. More than 1,000 business, government and philanthropic…