For Colorado Parent magazine, I profile nonprofit organizations that help families in different ways. Find hope through these organizations if you are in need, or be inspired to volunteer as a family.

Stories Worth Saving: Recording the Stories of Senior Citizens

Imagination Library: Inspiring a Love of Books

Project Worthmore: Building Community with Refugees

CASA: Advocating for Children in Court

Bikers Against Child Abuse: Support for Abused Children

Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado: Helping People with Brain Injuries

BraveHoods: Empowering Apparel for Kids with Cancer

Prison Fellowship’s Angel Tree: Gifts for Children with a Parent in Prison

Denver Rescue Mission: Meal and Life Skills for Homeless Individuals

Denver Metro CHADD: Support for People with ADHD

John Austin Cheley Foundation: Camp Scholarships for Students

The Blue Bench: Working to Eliminate Sexual Assault Among Youth

Two Angels Foundation: Providing Bikes for Kids with Disabilities

Phamaly Theatre Company: Theater for People with Disabilities

Project Sanctuary: Retreats for Struggling Military Families

Legacy Grace Community Development Corporation: Affordable Housing for Families

Maji Safi Group: Providing Clean, Treated Water to Rural Tanzanians

Safe and Sound Schools: Keeping Kids Safe at School

Denver Scholarship Foundation: Preparing Students for College 

Round Up River Ranch: Adaptive Camp for Kids with Illnesses

Extended Hands of Hope: Help for Victims of Sex Trafficking

Where To Donate Holiday Gifts for Kids

TACT: Teaching The Autism Community Trades

Be The Gift: Repairing Homes for Single Moms

Warm Cookies of the Revolution: Combining Fun Activities with Relevant Social Issues

Von's Vision: Eye Glasses for Denver Youth

Warm Hearts-Warm Babies: Knitted Blankets and Clothing for Babies

Colorado African Organization: Support for Refugee and Immigrant Families