Be Beautiful Be Yourself Rocks the Runway in 2016

Nov 12

Frank Stephens, the 2016 Quincy Jones Exceptional Advocacy Award recipient put it this way: “people who happen to have Down Syndrome are an unusual source of happiness.” You can say that again. Every year, the Be Beautiful Be Yourself fashion show…

Party Animals Flock to MaxFund’s Whiskers In The Night

Nov 5

It’s not unusual for eventgoers to pass around phones during an event, admiring photos of each other’s kids. At MaxFund’s 28th annual Puttin’ On the Max fundraiser, phones were out in full force—but in this case, the “kids” images were…

Fall Festival at Mile High Academy

Nov 5

It was a happy Fall Gathering at the Mile High Academy. Mile High Academy knows how to raise money. They have been raising money for 100 years. This year’s tenth Fall Festival at Mile High Academy was all about children. There…

Spreading Wings Gala Honoring American Fighter Aces

Nov 5

More than 500 guests turned out for the 2016 Spreading Wings Gala Saturday, November 5 at the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum in Lowry to honor more than a dozen American Fighter Aces, extraordinary veterans who have…

PCC Donor Appreciation Dinner 2016

Nov 4

“Grit. Guts. Glory. ” Such is this year’s motto, said Pueblo Community College President Dr. Patty Erjavec, when she was describing the climate of support for PCC students and investing in the future of our community through education. Supporters of…

Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation fundraiser at J. McLaughlin’s

Oct 26

Dozens of Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHC) Foundation donors and supporters attended an informal fundraiser at J. McLaughlin, 2701 E 3rd Ave in Cherry Creek Wednesday, October 26 in support of hospital programs. Thanks to hosts Cille Williams and Serena Robinson,…

Susan Ford Bales Highlights SSF’s 40th Anniversary Gala

Oct 22

In 1976, the United States was celebrating its bicentennial year with patriotic pride (and some disco fever), led by President Gerald Ford and the nation’s First Family. At the same time in Denver, Stout Street Foundation, a comprehensive addiction-treatment center,…

Aurora Public Schools Foundation Gala

Oct 22

The inaugural opening of Aurora’s Stanley Marketplace was launched with the Aurora Public Schools Foundation Gala held Saturday, October 22, with more than 300 in attendance. Educators, students and supporters gathered at The Stanley Marketplace, in the former Stanley Aviation…

12th Annual Mapleton Education Foundation Gala

Oct 21

More than 500 guests attended the 12th Annual Mapleton Education Foundation Gala “Opportunity Knocks!” on Friday, October 21st at the Westin Westminster. Special thanks went to Presenting Sponsor Mountain States Toyota and Media Sponsor Telemundo Denver as well as Lead…

PCC Foundation Friendraising Breakfast 2016

Oct 19

Pueblo Community College not only works to match talented students with community needs, but just as importantly, makes it a top priority to help those talented students succeed. Many students, because of life just happening, have obstacles in their way…

Aurora Mental Health Center’s 10th Annual Student Art Contest

Oct 19

Hundreds attended the Aurora Mental Health Center’s 10th Annual “Living Life to to the Fullest” Student Art Contest and Show October 19 at the Crowne Plaza/Denver Airport. More than 20 awards were presented to students and teachers for their best…

For the Love of Our Troops XII: THFC Hosts MAJ Lisa Jaster

Oct 14

If there’s two things that The Home Front Cares and guest speaker MAJ Lisa Jaster have in common, it’s love of military service and perseverance. MAJ Jaster talked frankly to a large audience at the Broadmoor Hotel on Friday night about…