Support DenUM on Colorado Gives Day!
December 10th is Colorado Gives Day, when each donation to DenUM made through the Colorado Gives website qualifies for a share of the First Bank incentive fund! You can schedule your donation ahead of time here. Your gift will ensure that we can continue to provide emergency food, job readiness training, eviction prevention and other support critical to families in need. For more information about supporting DenUM on Colorado Gives Day, contact Andy Dunning: 303.350.5063.
Are you intersted in joining DenUM's team of energetic and compassionate volunteers?
DenUM needs volunteers for the following positions:
- Client Intakes
- Personal Shoppers
If you are interested in any of these volunteer opportunities, please contact Carolyne Schultz at 303-350-5066.
DenUM's Top Six Needs
As of 12/2/13, DenUM needs the following donated items to meet growing requests for service:
- peanut butter
- beans (canned or dry)
- canned tomatoes or sauces
- canned meat
- diapers sizes 3, 4, 5 & 6
- hygiene items (razors, combs/piks, conditioner, shampoo, lotion)
Donations can be brought to DenUM at 1717 East Colfax Ave. between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. M/T/Th/F or 9:00 a.m. to noon on Wed. For more information, please call 303-350-5081.
Thank you for your help!
If you would like to organize a food drive to help meet the growing community need, please contact Carolyne Schultz at 303-350-5066.
DenUM's Updated Donation Request List
DenUM strives to provide food options that are nutritionally balanced, safe and that promote healthy eating. Therefore, we do not distribute expired food. Instead we encourage food donations that include whole grains, low-sodium and low-sugar options. Please consider these options the next time you are at the grocery store.
Whole grain cereal
Fruit: canned in juice or water
Meat: canned in water, when possible
Vegetables: low or no sodium
Beans: dry or canned in low or no sodium
Whole wheat pasta, rice or other whole grains
Powdered or shelf stable milk
100% fruit juices
Whole grain breads
Pasta sauce or tomatoes
2013 Annual Update
Thank You to Our Generous Sponsors!
Remember: You can make a donation to DenUM at GivingFirst.org as well as here at DenUM's website.