Support Your Local Food Community this Colorado Gives Day!

Slow Food Denver School Gardens

Give where you live

On Tuesday, December 9, 2014, thousands of donors will come together to support Colorado nonprofits like ours! Last year, a record-breaking $20.9 million was distributed to Colorado nonprofits. Please remember to take advantage of this unique opportunity to support the organizations working to strengthen our exceptional city.

At Slow Food Denver, we hope we can count on your support this year! 

Your donation will:
- Increase connections with and support for local farmers and producers
- Provide educational programming about the food system for our community
- Increase supplies, hands-on support, cooking lessons and garden – based curriculum development materials and workshops for over 60 school gardens in the Denver-area
- Strengthen advocacy for sustainable, local food policies

About Colorado Gives Day
Colorado Gives Day is powered by ColoradoGives.org, a year-round website featuring nearly 1,500 nonprofits. ColoradoGives.org encourages charitable giving by providing comprehensive, objective and up-to-date information about Colorado nonprofits and an easy way to support them online.

$1 Million Incentive Fund
Thanks to Community First Foundation and First Bank, Colorado Gives Day features a $1 Million Incentive Fund, one of the largest gives-day incentive funds in the country. Every nonprofit receiving a donation on Colorado Gives Day receives a portion of the Incentive Fund, which increases the value of every dollar donated

Thank you for supporting a healthy and vibrant local food system and school garden programs through Slow Food Denver!
Gratefully,
Your Team at Slow Food Denver

Unsung Heroes Dinner Series

harmanseatdrinklogo-480x260Harman’s Eat & Drink has launched a dinner series to bring talented chefs into the spotlight, while benefiting a local non-profit.  This month, Harman’s has chosen Slow Food Denver as the beneficiary of their goodwill!

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Plant Your Garden and Contribute to Slow Food Denver

Buy your garden seeds from Renee’s Garden Seeds and 25% of the order value
will be donated to Slow Food Denver.
Here’s how it works:

Simply go to www.reneesgarden.com and choose from the wide selection of seeds for heirloom and gourmet vegetables, cottage garden flowers and culinary herbs, special seed collections and great kitchen garden cookbooks.

At check out, just enter the code FR848D in the coupon code box on the checkout page, and that’s it!  Renee’s Garden will send a year-end check to Slow Food Denver for 25% of all orders that use this fundraising code. Code expires December 31 each year.

This is a year-round, on-going fundraiser, so order regularly for spring, fall and holiday gifts.  Spread the word to your friends and family!

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