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Sep 18

September 18, 2018

No More Secrets – Mental Health Symposium, 5-6Oct18

No More Secrets aims to combat mental-health stigma in local communities and connect individuals and families with the resources they need. This symposium is FREE and lunch is provided. To register, visit namicoloradosprings.org or call 719-473-8477. Breakouts offered on the following topics: The many faces of depression Inside opioid addiction A deeper faith Standing firm on shaky ground The truth about trauma The LGBTQ disconnect The crisis system: A guided tour Now in its second year, the No More Secrets symposium aims…

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Sep 18

September 18, 2018

Senator Bennet’s Staff Holding Office Hours in Aurora – 9Oct18

Do you need help with the IRS, Social Security Administration, VA, or another federal agency? Do you have a suggestion for an action Congress could take to help your family or community? If so, then I invite you to meet with Constituent Advocate, Kwon Atlas, on Tuesday, October 9 in Arapahoe County. Kwon will be meeting one-on-one with constituents at the Mission Viejo Library Community Room (15324 E. Hampden Circle) in Aurora from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. I encourage…

Posted in Community Event, Government Resource, Legal

Sep 14

September 14, 2018

Empowering Independence: Your Life Your Way – 25Sep18

What: FREE session to assist in de-mystifying the myths and misconceptions of reverse mortgage, including downsizing tips What to consider when downsizing What is the process of downsizing Identifying the pitfalls of downsizing The ins and outs of reverse mortgages Learn about little-known and under-utilized senior financing programs When: Tuesday, September 25, 1:30pm-3:30pm Where: Discover Goodwill – 1460 Garden of the Gods Road, CO Springs, CO 80907 RSVP: Contact Kristin Amundson by September 24 at 719-635-0616 or kamundson@discovermygoodwill.org. Light refreshments will…

Posted in Community Event, Education, Finances, Housing

Sep 14

September 14, 2018

Northern Colorado Veterans Resource Center – Grand Opening 21Sep18

Join us at the Grand Opening for the newest addition to serve Service Members, Veterans, and Families: the Northern Colorado Veterans Resource Center. Friday, September 21 at 2pm Northern Colorado Veterans Resource Center 4650 West 20th Street, Greeley, CO 80634 Door prizes and a silent auction will be available.  

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Sep 13

September 13, 2018

4th Annual Veterans Expo & Networking Event – 21Sep18

Aurora Veterans Forum presents the 4th Annual Veterans Expo & Networking Event. Veterans, Supporters, and Community Providers are welcome! Friday, September 21 Information Session – 10:30am-12pm Networking Session – 12:30pm-2pm Food/refreshments will be provided.

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Sep 11

September 11, 2018

TopGolf Tournament, courtesy of USO Denver, 13Sep18

A few additional spaces are available for military members, military spouses, and retirees to join us at TopGolf on September 13th from 12pm-4pm for lunch and two TopGolf tournaments. These are pre-paid sponsored spaces for military to participate at our annual fundraising event. No cost to you to come, eat lunch, and play, and there’s no obligation to participate in the auction. Note: Clubs are available but players can bring their own. Approximately 30 minutes of warm up time. 2…

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Military Appreciation

Sep 11

September 11, 2018

USO Tour Streaming Live with Florida Georgia Line and More! 12Sep18 at 6pm

On September 12 at 6pm MST, the USO will bring a first-of-its-kind, live entertainment tour to Service Members, their Families, and Americans worldwide. Since World War II, USO shows have connected Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and Coast Guardsmen to family, home, and country by bringing them morale-boosting entertainment no matter where they are. This time, you’re invited! We’re bringing you the biggest and most exclusive USO experience with live performances from Florida Georgia Line, actor-comedian Adam Devine, and Celebrity Chef…

Posted in Community Event, Military Appreciation

Aug 30

August 30, 2018

Veterans Outreach Center Opens in La Plata County

Join us for the Grand Opening: September 7 from 12pm-3pm 72 Suttle St, Suite I Durango, CO 81303 The mission of the Veterans Outreach Center of La Plata County is to promote the health and welfare of our local veterans and their families by providing a hand up to the veteran in need. Our goal is to provide low-barrier access to local services in a welcoming veteran-centered environment, promoting connections between veterans, their families, and the community at large. All services are free…

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Aug 29

August 29, 2018

FREE Rockies Tickets offered by USO Denver!

USO Denver is offering free tickets to the games listed below in September. As tickets for each game become available, a new sign-up will be added at this link – https://usodenver.ticketleap.com/uso-rockies/. Tickets will be available for registration beginning at 9am on the date listed. In an effort to remain in the donation program, we have reduced the number of days prior to the game for sign-ups due to multiple last minute cancellations and tickets not being used as requested. ALL…

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Sports Activities

Aug 29

August 29, 2018

Bandimere Speedway Tickets for 15Sep18

USO Denver has a limited amount of tickets for 9/15 Best of Detroit Foot Brake Nationals at Bandimere Speedway. If you are 100% able to attend, please register for tickets (max 4 per family). Please be sure to attend! Tickets are donated and tracked by Bandimere Speedway; if they are spoken for but left unused, we will not continue receiving donations. We will be mailing hardcopy tickets to the requestor via USPS as they are requested prior to the event….

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Military Appreciation