Post-Independent Newspaper Intern Needs Housing

Post-Independent Newspaper Intern Needs Housing Randy Essex, the editor of the Glenwood Springs Post Independent newspaper has written to us at United Way seeking help with temporary housing. Essex writes, “I have an (unpaid) intern coming June 6 and need to find housing for her from then till about July 12. We have her taken care of from July…

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Locals Raise Funds for Nepal Earthquake Victims

Locals raise relief funds for Nepal earthquake victims Humans of all ages are invited to a an earthquake fundraiser that will be held at Sunstainable Settings this Sunday evening, May 3, 2015. You are asked to bring a $20 suggested donation for entry. This is an all-volunteer, all-donation event. ALL proceeds will go to Nepali Earthquake Relief. The…

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Rural Philanthropy Days Offer Funding and Help to Nonprofits

On June 24-26, the Mountain Rural Philanthropy (RPD) Days conference will bring together 250-300 community leaders and statewide representatives in Rifle to discuss the needs of rural communities in Eagle, Garfield, Lake, Pitkin, and Summit counties. Representatives of nonprofit organizations, public agencies, elected officials, business leaders, and funders are invited. RPD conferences convene nonprofits, funders…

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Volunteer for the Mountain to Valley Half Marathon

    The Mountain to Valley Half Marathon and FAST 4-Mile Run/Walk is the Mountain Developmental Services’ major fundraising event of the year. Mountain Valley would like to encourage local residents to bake something tasty, or donate some time on Saturday, May 30. A few more volunteers are needed on the course, or for the brave, to help at the finish line.…

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