Oct 23, 2014
Funds received through the annual event go directly to the GIVE Denver Center, a human services program that provides foster children, the homeless and other families in need with basic necessities when they do not have their full needs met through DHS’ regular assistance programs.“GIVE Denver is truly a beacon of hope for many in the Denver community when they need it most,” said DHS Executive Director Penny May. “Donations from the Denver community allow GIVE Denver to provide basic necessities, like food, shampoo, school supplies or diapers, to thousands of people each year.”
The 4th GIVE Denver Masquerade Ball will include live music by Jakarta, food from Occasions Catering and a silent auction featuring more than 40 prize packages including sports memorabilia, museum passes and numerous vacation getaways paired with masks painted by residents of the Family Crisis Center and Tennyson Center for Children, residential treatment programs for youth.Tickets are still available for purchase at www.denvergov.org/GIVE. Those who cannot attend may still participate in the silent auction by visiting www.denvergov.org/GIVE. The auction will accept bids through 9:30 p.m., Saturday, October 25.
What: 4th Annual GIVE Denver Black and White Masquerade Ball & Silent Auction
When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 6 – 10:00 p.m.Where: East Denver Human Services Office Building, 3815 Steele St. (silent auction available at www.denvergov.org/GIVE)
The 4th Annual GIVE Denver Black and White Masquerade Ball is sponsored by Suncor Energy, TIAA-CREF, Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA), The Child Rescue Foundation, Occasions Catering, Atlas Metal and Iron Corp., Bristol Brewing, the Financial Empowerment Center, Denver Human Services, Litvak Litvak Mehrtens and Epstein, Advocacy Denver/the ARC, Barefoot Wine, Décor N More, Wright Group Event Services, Jakarta, PSI (Production Services International), Children’s Hospital of Colorado and Savio House, Inc.