Help Feed Our Community

What:   Lucky’s Market “Bags for Change”

When:  November 11 through February 2

Where: Lucky’s Market Longmont, 700 Ken Pratt Blvd., Longmont

OUR Center will receive proceeds from Lucky’s Market Longmont “Bags for Change” Program during this time.  Please remember to bring your own bags for shopping, get the wooden tokens, and submit your tokens to the store (designated for OUR Center) for us to receive resources for our food program.  Thank you!

 

Announcing the 33rd Annual “Interfaith Quilters Show & Sale” on Saturday, March 2!

This annual sale is the longest-running event to benefit OUR Center.  These dedicated quilters sew all year long for this one-day sale, with proceeds benefiting OUR Center and the Safe Shelter of the St. Vrain Valley.  Items are available for every occasion and at every price range.

Date/Time: Saturday, March 2, 2019  10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Cost is only $1 at the door.  Pie & coffee will also be available for sale.

Preview Night: Friday, March 1, 2019  5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Your $5 entry fee allows you to preview the hundreds of items that will be on sale Saturday. Then, your Saturday admission is free!

See event details here: Interfaith-Quilters-flyer2019

More information on Interfaith Quilters can be found here: https://www.interfaithquilters.com/

85% of our expenses go directly to participant services!

We are proud to announce that OUR Center once again received a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities.  This is the highest possible rating and indicates that an organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way. “Only 9% of the charities we evaluate have received at least 5 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that OUR Center outperforms most other charities in America.  This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets OUR Center apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness.” – Michael Thatcher, President and CEO – Charity Navigator, June 1, 2018 notification letter

Charity Navigator aims to accentuate the work of efficient and transparent organizations and to provide donors with essential information to give them greater confidence in both the charitable decisions that they make and the nonprofit sector.

For more information, visit www.charitynavigator.org.

List of wanted donated items (food or clothing).

*We accept cash, check, MasterCard, VISA, and Discover.

Special tax credits may apply to Colorado donors for gifts to Basic Needs for the Enterprise Zone Tax Credit, worth 25% of your gift (minimum gift $250 and you must notify us if you want the credit) and for Child Care for the Colorado Child Care Contribution Tax Credit, worth 50% of your gift (no minimum; credit and paperwork are automatic if no goods or services were exchanged but you must designate “Aspen Center” or “child care” on your gift).