Donating to and Volunteering at Community Reach Center

Community Reach Center is focused on improving the health of our community by delivering programs and services to all in need, regardless of ability to pay. We are an integral component of the community with an unparalleled team of dedicated professionals committed to providing our patients with real help for real life. By donating or volunteering, you will be directly impacting lives of thousands of people in your community. Attending our events is another great way to support Community Reach Center!

Thank you for making a difference!

Ways to Donate

 

Donate Now at ColoradoGives.org

Donate ButtonDemonstrating good stewardship and gratitude are core values for all of us at Community Reach Center. We focus on building lasting relationships, excellence and compassion with our patients, our employees and our community. A large part of why we are able to help anyone who needs services is that we work hand-in-hand with community partners including our cities, county, local businesses, non-profits, schools, jails and judicial services to make sure we are collaborating and delivering services when and where people need them most.

Click here to donate at ColoradoGives.org

Recurring Donations

Colorado Gives makes it easy to donate on a recurring basis. Once your information is in the system, donations will be automatically charged to your debit/credit card at an interval of your choice: weekly, monthly, quarterly or annually. You can even specify a start and end date for your contributions, or choose ‘no end date’ to have your donation made indefinitely. Each December, we will send you an acknowledgement of your donations for tax purposes.

Direct Donations

You may make a direct donation using Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards by contacting our Events & Outreach Specialist at (303) 853-3472 or by mailing a check to the attention of Community Relations Department at 8931 Huron St., Thornton, CO 80260.

There are also more creative ways to donate to Community Reach Center; read on to see what they are! If you have any questions or are interested in participating in these donations, contact Evan Narotsky at (303) 853-3472 or by email at e.narostky@communityreachcenter.org.

Donate Items or In-Kind Gifts

Thank you for interest in donating to Community Reach Center. As a result of our community and employee’s generosity, we are able to help make the holiday season memorable for our patients and their families!

Additionally, through various donations, we provide essential clothing and personal hygiene items to patients when they need them most at our Walk-In Crisis Center.

If you are interested in having a donation included in our 2015 Holiday Distribution, please deliver or mail gift cards, monetary checks or items on the wish list to the attention of Holiday Wish Coordinator at 8931 Huron St., Thornton, CO 80260 by the date indicated next to each event.

Please keep the following items in mind as you make your giving decisions:

  1. We cannot accept used items due to risk of infections.
  2. Items need to be in original packaging.
  3. We cannot accept toys or DVDs that depict violence, i.e. swords, guns.
  4. We have the greatest need for items that benefit children and single parents.
  5. We cannot accept perishable foods.

Holiday Donations and Celebrations

 

Thanksgiving Feast – Donations needed by October 31st

  • Gift Cards to King Sooper’s, Safeway, Target and Wal-Mart will be greatly appreciated

Kids Holiday Party – Donations needed by November 30th

Adult Winterfest PartyDonations needed by December 5th

 

Holiday Wish Lists -- Most Needed Items

Gift cards to Target, Wal-Mart, Kohl’s, Old Navy, TJ Maxx, Barnes and Noble, movie theaters, restaurants, iTunes, Michaels and Hobby Lobby ($25 and above)

Portable DVD players, iPods

Games

XBox 360 games (no “M” ratings, please)

New release DVDs for all ages in English and Spanish (no “R,” please)

Popular Disney DVDs

Crayons, markers, watercolor paints, coloring books, art kits, high-quality sketch pads & pencils

Blocks and building sets, Legos

Children’s books (board books; lift-and-look (flap) books, search-and-find books)


Walk-In Crisis Center Donations

 

Our Walk-In Crisis Services site is where anyone in need of immediate, confidential help can go every hour of every day of the year without exception. The Walk-In Crisis Services team needs new, comfortable clothing for our clients, many of whom show up in crisis needing clean clothes and personal hygiene items. There is no dedicated funding for the basics that people need to help in their recovery process. Your donations will provide positive, immediate impact when people are experiencing the most challenging times of their lives. Thank you for caring and making a difference.

Walk-in Crisis Center Most Needed Items

New clothing, gently-worn clothing, clothing for children and adults

Books, games, crossword puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, other activity books for children and adults

Portable DVD players and music devices with headphones

CDs with music or relaxation discs

Popular Disney DVDs

Bins to store/organize any donated items
Gift cards to Wal-Mart or Target for staff to purchase items as need arises for patients in crisis


Workplace Giving

 

Many companies match their employees’ gifts dollar for dollar. Check with your Human Resources department to see if your company will match your donation to Community Reach Center.


Memorial & Tribute Donations

 

Making a financial donation to Community Reach Center in memory of a loved one, as a thank you to someone or in commemoration of a special occasion, such as a birthday, anniversary or graduation is a creative gift.

When making a memorial or tribute gift in honor of someone via Community Reach Center, please fill out this form using their information and we will be happy to send along a card in support of your gift.


Wills, Bequests & Estate Gifts

 

Planning for the future can be an emotionally taxing process. If you are so kind to include Community Reach Center in your will or estate plans, simply call us for a confidential discussion, and we’ll be honored to discuss with you the ways you can leave a lasting legacy in the community.


Hosting a Fundraiser

 

Each year, individuals and groups come together to fundraise for Community Reach Center. These activities range from large events to ongoing clothing drives – and everything in between. To learn more about hosting an event or other fundraising activity, please call (303) 853-3472.


Event Sponsorship

 

Community Reach Center hosts several events per year. We offer a wide array of sponsorship levels and categories. See our list of events for upcoming sponsorship opportunities or contact us at (303) 853-3472.

Community Reach Center is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that relies on the support of generous individuals and organizations. Community Reach Center Foundation’s ID number is: 84-11177594.

We are grateful and honored by your consideration and support. Thank you!


Ways to Volunteer

 

Community Reach Center provides a variety of ways in which to volunteer. If you are looking at a way to make a difference, we have a number of ways to get involved and make difference.

  • Annual Golf Tournament
  • Mary Ciancio Service Award Ceremony
  • Legislative Awards Breakfast
  • Advisory Panels
  • Administrative Support
  • Advocacy Support
  • Community Awareness Support
  • Community Event Support
  • Mental Health First Aid and Speaker’s Bureau Administrative Support

As a volunteer, we require an application with references, a criminal background check and/or drug screening, along with any specific training necessary to the position. For more information on volunteering, please email Evan Narotsky at e.narotsky@communityreachcenter.org or call at (303) 853-3472.