1. Building a Better COmmunity

      On September 29, there will be a Summit in which all Boulder County Executives will come together to agree on a plan for affordable housing. You can find a link for a draft of the proposed housing plan here. Educate yourself on the importance of affordable housing at our Building a Better Community Web page. Contact your executives and let them know you support the …Read More

  2. 7 Ways To Get Closer To The Success You Want

    One of the main issues that we hear from people who use the services we offer at OUR Center is that they aren’t sure how they can be successful because it’s something they never learned. This is fair. After all, there wasn’t a class in high school that taught you solely how to find your passion and excel at it (although there really should be). In order to assist tho…Read More

  3. 8 Smart Spending and Saving Strategies

    One of the many personal development opportunities we offer at OUR Center is budget counseling. We know the importance of being able to manage your money. You simply cannot survive in today’s world unless you know how to spend and how to save. In order to give you a better idea of the sorts of things we’re teaching through our budget counseling, we have comprised a lis…Read More

  4. OUR Center Earns Coveted 4-star Rating from Charity Navigator

    OUR Center's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America's largest independent charity evaluator. This is the fourth consecutive time that OUR Center has earned this top distinction. Since 2002, using objective analysis, Charity Navigator has awarded only the most fiscally responsi…Read More

  5. OUR Center Receives Grant from Denver Post Season to Share

    Outreach United Resource Center, Inc. (OUR Center) is pleased to announce the receipt of a $40,000 grant from Denver Post Season to Share, a McCormick Foundation Fund. This grant will support our Homelessness Prevention program, providing rent and utility assistance for residents of the St. Vrain Valley, in order to help them move to self-sufficiency. This fund supports lo…Read More

  6. Sharpening Your Culinary Skills At OUR Center

    Finding a career that you both enjoy and are passionate about is often a difficult feat. This is also not the priority of many people who are simply trying to find a job that can put food on the table. On the other hand, with the proper training and opportunities, both of these worlds can combine to form a meaningful path in life. At OUR Center, we have found that the culi…Read More

  7. Learn More About OUR Center at Coffee For A Cause

    At OUR Center, we are constantly looking for new ways to get the people who need our help through the door of our facility. We have found in the past that no matter how much we attempt to get information out about our programs, word of mouth only can go so far. Not to mention, many people feel uncomfortable walking into an unfamiliar place and asking for assistance. With t…Read More

  8. Tips For First Time Parents From Our Family Resource Center

    When you find out you are going to be a parent, there is a ton of preparation that has to take place. The closer the day gets to arriving, you likely are starting to really get anxiety. After all, how do you know if you are going to have a single idea how to be a good parent? The truth is, you don’t. But if you take a little bit of advice from those who have been there a…Read More

  9. May Is Mental Health Month:Get Informed

    Mental health is a serious issue that often does not get enough attention in mainstream media. Every single day, people all over the country and the world struggle with mental health issues that often prevent them from living normal lives. This is why May has been deemed Mental Health Month in the United States. During this month, issues like depression, anxiety and more a…Read More

  10. Parenting Skills Every Mom & Dad Should Have

    Plain and simple, becoming a parent is a scary experience to say the very least. After all, when it is your first child, how in the world are you supposed to know what to do, or if you are even doing anything at all correctly? At the OUR Center, we like helping new parents learn the basics of what it means to be a good mom or dad. We do this by offering parenting support a…Read More