Feb 23 (Saturday) Habitat Interfaith Alliance Soup Dinner Cook-Off
6:30-8:30 p.m. at First Universalist Church, 4101 E. Hampden Ave. Denver.
Cooks wanted! Enter a soup, stew, bisque, chili or chowder – or just show up and enjoy! $15 per person or $35 per family. More info: hiadenver.org
The Oglala Lakota Nation needs our help!!
They have been and remain disproportionately impacted by the January federal government shutdown and continued uncertainty. Go here to learn about their specific needs and drop-off info.
Metro Denver Sanctuary Coalition
Check out the many MDSC updates and calls to action
The Winter Shelter Network of Douglas County
A network of churches serving homeless women and children in Douglas County by providing temporary, safe shelter to receive rest, meals and connection during winter months. Consider donating supplies or even volunteering – chat with Samera Baird who has done just that! Visit Winter Shelter Network
for more information.
Aurora Bridge House – Ready to Work
A brand new transitional shelter across from 9 Mile train station, directed by our friend Brian Arnold whom we know from Aurora Warms the Night. Bridge House offers a range of programs and services to help adults experiencing homelessness have access to the resources they need for a better future. They’re so new, their website is not built, but you can visit the site of their sister organization in Boulder at Boulder Bridge House
for donation ideas and volunteer suggestions. Chat with Maurice Murray and Timothy Bishop – they’re already volunteering there!
Special Showing of the Award-Winning Film Unrest.
Saturday, March 2nd
The film will be followed by a panel-led discussion including our own Julie Kelty. Let’s make sure Prairie represents in support of the Kelty family! 1:30 p.m. at the Co-Op at 1st
, 5045 W 1st
Avenue, Denver 80219. Read more at: MEActionCO.net/Unrest
Justice League Meeting
Sunday, March 3
After Fellowship 12:45 – 3:00 pm, location TBD. All are welcome! We will learn more about our additional environmental justice focus, our actions plans, our leadership transition, and the new justice library, as well as plan for the March Service Sunday! Visit our website to learn more about our passions and initiatives:Prairie Justice.