THANK YOU to our major foundations in 2019 for supporting our critical work of helping St. Vrain families move toward self-sufficiency:

Community Foundation Serving Boulder County
Energy Outreach Colorado
Healthy Childcare Colorado
James Hynd Trust c/o JP Morgan
Kenneth and Myra Monfort Charitable Foundation Inc
The Kenneth King Foundation
The Longmont Community Foundation
Lynn and Helen Clark Trust – Independent Bank
Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation
Whitt Family Foundation

OUR Center again receives coveted 4-star rating by Charity Navigator!

Per Michael Thatcher, President and CEO: “We are proud to announce OUR Center has earned our sixth consecutive 4-star rating. This is our highest possible rating and indicates that your organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way…OUR Center exceeds industry standards and outperforms most charities in your area of work.”

“This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets OUR Center apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness.”

Charity Navigator is the leading charity evaluator in America.  For more information, visit Charity Navigator site

OUR Center is also a Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity, meeting all of the BBB Standards for Charity Accountability.


It’s now easy to help OUR Center simply by using your King Soopers Club card!

New King Soopers Community Rewards Program is a quick & easy way to help OUR Center in just a few steps!

Simply log onto your account at (or create an account if you haven’t)

Go to My Account

Go to “Community Rewards”

Enter OUR Center (or organization CW019) to Enroll!

Once you’ve linked your Sooper card to OUR Center, each time you shop and swipe your card, it automatically helps OUR Center.  How easy is that?

See attached flyer for more details. Sign up today!  King-Soopers-Community-Rewards-Program

84% of our expenses go directly to participant services!

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).