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Almost Home *
Homeless Shelter serving Adams County

Boulder Shelter for Homeless **
Homeless Shelter serving Broomfield and Boulder Counties

Blessings in a Backpack ***
Ensures that Elementary-school children are fed on the weekends

Colfax Community Network *
Provides services to families living in transient/low-income housing

Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
***
Advocates and provides lasting solutions to homeless individuals

Community of Faith United **
Provides food, life-skills, and care for individuals in need

Crossfire Ministries *
Provides resources and services for homeless individuals in Colorado Springs

Denver's Road Home **
Dedicated to providing an alternative to individuals facing homelessness

Denver Urban Gardens **
Provides resources for the development of community gardens around Denver the area

Denver Voice *
Offers educational and economic empowerment for the impoverished community

Ekar Farm & Community Gardens
Provides access to food for individuals in need

Family Tree
Provides services for those affected by abuse or domestic violence

Food Bank of the Rockies
Distributes food and essentials to those in need

Food for Kids Backpack Program
Provides food for impoverished children on the weekends

Food for Thought **
Provides food for children who do not have enough food on the weekends

Habitat for Humanity

Builds safe, decent affordable homes in partnership with low income families who purchase the home 

Heifer International
Strives to end poverty and hunger, while also caring for the Earth

Lunch Box Express
Serves lunch to impoverished students from the day after memorial day to the day school begins 

Project Angel Heart
Delivers meals to those with life-threatening illnesses

Providence Network
Offers transformational housing for those in need

Sacred Heart House of Denver
Offers services to single mothers and women who are homeless

So All May Eat
A health-food restaurant that serves the entire community and operates on a pay-what-you-can basis

The Action Center
Provides access to basic needs while promoting self-sufficiency

The Delores Project
Provides safety and shelter to homeless women

The Gathering Place
A day-time refuge for homeless women and their children

Urban Peak
Provides support for homeless or at-risk youth

Volunteers of America Brandon Center
Provides support for families who are in need

Volunteers of America Youth Program
Provides support for families who are in need

* Indicates a non-profit that hosts kid-friendly activities for students under the age of 13, with or without adult supervision.

** Indicates a non-profit that hosts activities with an age limit, with or without adult supervision.

*** Indicates a non-profit that hosts off-site activities for students, with or without adult supervision.

Please be mindful of the reasons why certain organizations do not sponsor kid-friendly activities.  Oftentimes these organizations cannot sponsor youth volunteerism due to legal limitations, safety issues, or even due to lack of funding. Please extend your research to understand each organization's limits.