OUR Center Founded by Community for Community In 1986, a group of faith community leaders realized that individuals and families with basic needs were turning to their churches for help at a level the churches were not always able to provide.
OUR Center is Good for Business Longmont, and the surrounding area, is a wonderful place to live and work. The community is thriving, but, but others in our community are facing the impacts of homelessness, or living on the verge of homelessness.
Longmont's OUR Center is good for community A longtime OUR Center volunteer wrote a guest editorial in support of our capital campaign, Strengthen Our Community - Invest in OUR Story! Click through to read this wonderful piece.
A New Home for OUR Center OUR Capital Campaign, Strengthen Our Community - Invest in OUR Story, is featured in the November issue of Inside Longmont The Magazine.
OUR Center to Consolidate Services and Programs This article discusses OUR Center's important role in Longmont, and provides an overview of how our new facility, once complete, will enable us to serve the community in even greater ways.
Connecting the Hungry to the Harvest OUR Food Program is featured in this video about Foraged Feast, a wonderful program that collects locally grown food that would otherwise be wasted and donates it to organizations like ours.
OUR Center in Great Need of Food Donations Donations of food, funds, and grocery store gift cards urgently needed for Food Pantry and Hot Meal programs, which feed hundreds of men, women, and children in need each week.
FLOOD RELIEF INFORMATION Learn how the OUR Center is assisting the many members of our community impacted by the recent floods, as we continue to assist people who had been in need prior to the floods. This article also details ways you can help.
OUR Center's Capital Campaign Underway We've embarked on a capital campaign to renovate 220 Collyer Street into much needed, expanded space for our Basic Needs and Self-Sufficiency Programs and Administration. Click the headline for press release and video link.
The OUR Center uses your donations very efficiently: 88% of the OUR Center budget goes directly to clients services such as food, personal care items, shelter, clothing, laundry and shower services, medical screenings and job searches.
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