Holiday Resources 2017

For ALL assistance programs, please call the agency to confirm eligibility

Thanksgiving:

Thanksgiving Baskets (Jefferson County Stadium) - Action Center

720.407.6680


The Action Center provides Thanksgiving Food Boxes the weekend before Thanksgiving in November to residents of Jefferson County. YOU MUST REGISTER by phone from Nov. 8-15 and have proof of Jeffco residency. Boxes contain the fixings to prepare a Thanksgiving dinner for a household, and families will also be given a certificate toward the purchase of a turkey or ham from their local grocer. Distribution will be held on Sunday, November 19th, 2017, at Jefferson County Stadium.

Jefferson County

Jefferson County Stadium - Action Center

Action Center

Thanksgiving Food Boxes - Arvada Community Food Bank

303.424.6685


Registration for Thanksgiving food boxes is open to Arvada Community Food Bank clients and residents living in the service area through Monday, November 13th, 2017. Distribution will take place on Saturday, November 18th, 2017.

Jefferson County

Arvada Community Food Bank

Arvada Community Food Bank

Thanksgiving Food Boxes - Evergreen Christian Outreach


303.670.1796

Provides Thanksgiving food boxes to clients who live in the service area. There will be a menu with options for clients to choose food items for a complete dinner that will need to be taken home and cooked. Registration begins mid-October. Clients will need to register for Thanksgiving boxes before Thanksgiving, and boxes will be distributed on November 15, 16, 20, 21, and 22, 2017.

Jefferson County

Evergreen Christian Outreach

Evergreen Christian Outreach

Thanksgiving Food Baskets - Servicios de la Raza

303.458.5851

Thanksgiving food baskets will be distributed on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 starting at 9 a.m. on a first come, first served basis.

Denver County

Servicios de la Raza

Servicios de la Raza

Thanksgiving Food Boxes - Community Ministry

303.935.3428


Provides Thanksgiving food boxes for 300 individuals and families (zip codes: 80219, 80223, 80236, 80227)

Denver County

Community Ministry

Community Ministry

Thanksgiving Basket (Lawrence Street) - Volunteers of America

303.297.0408


Offers vouchers for Thanksgiving food baskets, in-person on Monday, November 13th, 2017. Sign-up is first come, first served and will close when registration is full. Clients will receive a voucher when they register, and will then need to return on Monday, November 20th, 2017 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. with their voucher to receive a food basket.

Denver County

Lawrence Street - Volunteers of America

Volunteers of America

Christmas:

Santa Shop (Faith Mountain) - Action Center


303.237.7704

Parents and legal guardians of children ages birth to 12 years old can “shop” for gifts that ensure a positive, happy holiday season. Items are limited and based on family size as well as the age of children. The Santa Shop will be open this year from Monday, December 11th, 2017 - Saturday, December 16th, 2017, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Clients will need to register with The Action Center and arrive on the day they are assigned according to their last name.

Jefferson County

Faith Mountain - Action Center

Action Center

Giving Tree Toys for Kids - Evergreen Christian Outreach

303.670.1796


Provides gifts for children ages 0 - 18 who reside in the service area. Signup for the Giving Tree will be November through Monday, December 4, 2017, and gifts will be distributed December 18 - 21, 2017.

Jefferson County

Evergreen Christian Outreach

Evergreen Christian Outreach

Parent Christmas Gift Distribution (College View) - Denver Inner City Parish

303.350.5565


Provides Christmas gift distribution for children in need of a gift for parents or guardians during the holidays. There will also be a holiday breakfast at the event. The Christmas gift distribution will be on Saturday, December 9, 2017.

Denver County

College View - Denver Inner City Parish

Denver Inner City Parish

Christmas Toy Distribution (Mariposa St) - Denver Inner City Parish

303.629.0636


Provides Christmas gift distribution for families in need of a gift for their child ages birth - 18 during the holidays. The Christmas gift distribution will be on Friday, December 15, 2017. One gift per child will be given. Tickets will be distributed by lottery - no first come, first served. Lottery numbers will determine time of entry into the building. Please do not bring children to the event.

Denver County

Mariposa St - Denver Inner City Parish

Denver Inner City Parish

Christmas Gift Distribution - Community Ministry

303.935.3428

Provides holiday gifts for 400 service-area children, ages 0-10 years old.

Denver County

Community Ministry

Community Ministry

Christmas Gifts (Lawrence Street) - Volunteers of America

303.297.0408


Provides gifts for children from newborns to age 18 on Tuesday, December 19th, 2017. Limited availability. Toys available while supplies last. Children do not need to be present.

Denver County

Lawrence Street - Volunteers of America

Volunteers of America

Annual Toy Shop (Denver) - Dolls for Daughters

720.330.2804


Provides a toy shop open to all families in need on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017. Toys will be given away on a first come, first served basis to boys and girls ages birth - 18. Each child will receive the following: - 1 new toy - 1 small toy - 1 book - 1 toothbrush and tooth paste kit - 1 Lego set Area businesses and other nonprofit agencies will be on site to talk about employment and services they offer.

Denver County

Denver - Dolls for Daughters

Dolls for Daughte