FORTRUST Raises $146K at 2nd Annual Champions for Children Charity Golf Tournament

Charity event raised funds for KidsTek and Ronald McDonald House of Denver DENVER, Aug. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FORTRUST announced today that more than $146k was raised at the Second Annual Champions for Children Charity Golf Tournament. Held on July 17, 2017 at Colorado Golf Club, the charity event benefits KidsTek and the Ronald McDonald House of Denver. Some 128 golfers participated in the tournament. /EIN News/ — “We…

BP makes big natural gas find near Colorado border in San Juan Basin

Durango Herald An unidentified drilling rig south of Durango is seen in 2012 at an existing well pad near U.S. Highway 550. ConocoPhillips has struck a deal to sell its San Juan Basin assets for up to $3 billion Oil giant BP has made a natural gas discovery in the Mancos formation of the San Juan Basin near the Colorado border that could help revive the fortunes of an out-of-favor…

Davita Ceo Kent Thiry Says He Won’t Run for Colorado Governor

DaVita CEO Kent Thiry is shown Feb. 10, 2011. Flamboyant DaVita Inc. CEO Kent Thiry announced on Monday that he would not join Colorado’s crowded race for governor — ending months of speculation about his political ambitions. Instead, Thiry said in a statement that he would focus on other pursuits, such as supporting “centrist candidates” and “common sense causes” in next year’s election, though he did not elaborate on whom…

Joseph’s Charity Loo Duty Earns Lunch with Glastonbury Founder

A Fort William student was invited to lunch by the founder of the world-famous Glastonbury Festival as a reward for his hours of hard work – helping to maintain thousands of loos. Joseph Rochford, 22, is a volunteer with the charity WaterAid. And last year he was one of nearly 500 volunteers with WaterAid’s Loo Crew, who cleaned and maintained more than 2,500 long drop toilets across the huge area…

Cu-Denver Student Convicted of Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting Classmate

A 23-year-old man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a fellow student at the University of Colorado – Denver after a 2015 Halloween party. John D. Kennedy will be sentenced in September on four charges, according to the Denver District Attorney’s Office: second-degree kidnapping – victim of a sexual assault; sexual assault – victim physically helpless; sexual assault – victim incapable of appraising nature of her conduct; and unlawful sexual…

Planning Denver Charity Events

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Charity events can do a lot of good, but they can also be a challenge to plan. If you’re trying to put together a Denver charity event, there are many different things you’ll have to consider. Thankfully, there are a number of things that can help you to plan the perfect charity event. Get Started Early The sooner you can start preparing your charity event, the better. Give yourself more…

Rockies’ Jon Gray Get 8 Inches of Hair Cut to Donate to Charity

DENVER — Colorado Rockies right-hander Jon Gray became the “mane” attraction Tuesday as he plopped down in a barber’s chair and had his hair trimmed for charity. Gray donated eight inches of hair to the nonprofit organization Locks of Love, which provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children suffering from long-term medical hair loss. He’s long been known for his flowing locks and a blazing fastball. Gray still has that fastball….

The Easiest Way To Plan Denver Charity Events

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If you would like to plan a charity event for the Denver area, you really need to work with a company that can help you do this the right way. You could rent a facility, and try to run this on your own, but it’s sometimes better to work with a professional company. These are businesses that set up events for people all throughout the city, and charity events are…

Help Make A Difference In Denver By Giving To Local Charities

Charities are networked much more these days with so many online resources and everyone being connected. That doesn’t change the focus people have on their own cities and local area. Whether you are talking about a small town or a large capital city like Denver, Colorado, local charities are always important. In a city like Denver especially, local charities can be about much more than just what goes on in…