You have a $932 utility bill and no way to pay it. Imagine that it’s winter, and if your electricity gets shut off, you will have no heat. Imagine you have a daughter who just had surgery and can’t work and has four kids you for which you are caring.
That’s only one situation that Rosa Gonzales has dealt with as the emergency assistance coordinator of Catholic Charities of Larimer County. The agency is a recipient of the Northern Colorado Empty Stocking Fund.
To walk into Connections for Independent Living’s downtown Greeley location is to be greeted with brightly colored walls, open communal spaces, inspirational posters, a friendly smile and an introduction to Flash, the excitable blue betta fish. A warm welcome is only the beginning; the staff members at Connections for Independent Living work tirelessly to help people with any type of disability to gain the self-confidence, legal aid and funds necessary to live independently.
Catholic Charities, a faith-based nonprofit organization in Larimer County, has been working to reduce poverty for the past 40 years. Twenty staff members and 300 volunteers distribute money and services totaling $1.1 million each year.
The fifth annual El Pomar Foundation Northern Colorado Empty Stocking Fund kicks off today and runs through Saturday, December 31. Providing emergency support for everything from rental assistance for persons with disabilities to utility bill payments for families with children, donors have the power to make a difference and make an impact with a donation to the Northern Colorado Empty Stocking Fund (NCESF).
I don't know why, but that unassuming frozen bird causes so much grief every year. How big a turkey will feed everyone AND give us left overs? To Tent or Not? Is it safe to stuff the bird? How long do I cook it? How hot should the oven be? What does basting do and is it necessary? Okay, before I stress you out with all this potential turkey drama, let's just dig right in and answer your questions.
Are you drinking the orange Kool-Aid? I am chugging a huge glass of it. The Broncos are back! They are winning now and will only get better. The Tim Tebow era is now off to a 3-1 start. I have not been this excited about a Bronco team in over a decade.
Flu season will be bearing down on us soon and Poudre Valley Health System want to help you get more informed. Tomorrow they will present special online chat about this year's flu outlook and what you can do to protect yourself and your family.
HIGH WIND WARNING FOR AREAS IN AND NEAR THE FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY
According to the National Weather Service, winds with gusts as high as 75 to 100 mph will arrive in Northern Colorado after midnight tonight. The high winds will continue through 6 p.m. Saturday.
Today is 11/11/11! Veterans Day! It's a day to pay tribute to our veterans! November 11th marks the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I. There are a number of events planned in Northern Colorado today through the weekend.
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