Keyword: homeless
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Strappd, a digital guidepost for good works

The idea behind Raj Lanka’s mobile phone app grew out of his own doubts after interacting with a downtown Denver panhandler. It was back in 2014 and Lanka was on his way to work one morning when he … more

For the love of a good seat

Individually, the entrepreneurs loved different things: coffee roasting, fly fishing and photography. So it took a unique, completely unrelated idea to bring them together and put them into a rapidly … more

Fred Allen: Community service with a smile

Last month, we lost one of the most “gentle gentlemen” I have ever had the pleasure to work with and know. He always had a positive outlook on life, was always considerate of the other person and … more

Homeless in Jeffco: One day on the streets

Every year in January, a small army of volunteers from churches, human services departments, nonprofits and law enforcement fan out into communities across the nation and conduct a point-in-time … more

Homeless count offers food, services

Local homeless advocates haven’t always had the best luck going out and looking for people that need help, Westminster’s Kate Skarbek said. This year, advocates tried bringing the homeless to … more
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