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how to discover ways to help or connect
our partners and meeting planners
with organizations. " JENNIFER BUCKLEY, director of

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FOR GROUPS
BRENT'S PLACE

Providing a long-term home away
from home for families and children
with cancer and other life-threatening
illnesses while they receive treatment
at local hospitals is at the heart of the
Brent's Place mission. Come up with a
fun craft for the kids and families staying
at Brent's Place to create with your group
on a Wednesday night or prepare and
serve a delicious and nutritious homecooked meal. brentsplace.org

DELANEY COMMUNITY FARMS

Volunteers learn about DeLaney
Community Farm's mission, goals, and
programs and have an opportunity to ask
questions before " Morning Movement, "
During the most challenging COVID-19 times, when the hardest
where the organization's farmers lead
hit businesses had to lay off and furlough employees or shutter
stretching exercises. Next, volunteers
operations, Community College of Aurora (CCA) has helped the
assist with DeLaney's needs for that
Aurora community get back to work.
specific day, such as planting,
" COMMUNITY COLLEGES
mulching, weeding, cleaning hand
Recognizing the increasing need for professionals to develop
tools, and painting. dug.org
WILL PLAY AN IMPORTANT ROLE
new skills for a current job or to change careers, CCA
in Colorado's economic recovery.
is offering scholarships and programs designed to help
RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE
At CCA, we recognize and embrace this
people quickly acquire industry-relevant expertise to
Since 1979, Ronald McDonald
responsibility and are working hard to
succeed in today's ever-changing business landscape.
House Charities of Denver has
provide options for our students and
offered a place for families
the residents of the communities we
" Aurora is a resilient community, and programs and partto stay when needing to be
serve to pursue credentials that will
nerships like the ones in which CCA is investing in will help
near their seriously ill or injured
open the door to new opportunities. "
us all come out of this pandemic stronger, leaner, and more
children while being treated
- CCA President
effective, " says CCA Associate Vice President of Workforce,
at
metropolitan area hospitals.
Betsy Oudenhoven
Partnerships and Resource Development Janel Highfill.
Order individual packaged meals to
be delivered to either house in Aurora
or Denver or organize a wish list drive.
providing an end-to-end
 ealthONE partnership
+C
 CA's getIT program, a 16-week + H
Gather items from the houses' wish lists
pathway for adult learners in
helps meet the growing
program that prepares students
or order online and have them delivered
demand for entry-level workers the financial services industry.
for entry-level positions in
direct. rmhc-denver.org
Students start by completing
in the healthcare industry.
information technology (IT).
a 16-day training through Mi
Students participating in this
+ COSI Career Connections
VILLAGE EXCHANGE CENTER
Casa and transferring these
apprenticeship program are
Scholarships, specifically for
Based in Aurora, Village Exchange Center
nine college credits to CCA
hired as patient care technipeople whose jobs or earnings
is a nonprofit that was formed to serve
toward a banking essentials
cians and alternate between
were impacted by the COVID-19
immigrants and refugees in the Aurora/
or banking supervision
attending classes at CCA and
pandemic. The aim is to help
Denver metro area. There are opportunities
certificate. After graduating
working in a HealthONE
students enhance skills, earn a
to help with the organization's food pantry
from CCA, students can apply
hospital for 21 weeks.
new degree or certificate, and
that serves 2,300 meals and provides
credits earned toward a MSU
+M
 i Casa Resource Center,
advance in one of Colorado's
groceries to individuals weekly; volunteer
Denver bachelor of science
Metropolitan State University
top career fields, including
at the community gardens at Stanley
degree in banking.
of Denver, and CCA are
engineering, healthcare, and IT.
Marketplace; and assist with other projects.
villageexchangecenter.org

Get Back to Work

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2021 Visitor Guide

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2020 Visitor Guide
Aurora Savings Pass
Bring YBring Your Appeour Appetittitee – Tips for the best picnic spots and patios, where to dig into oodles of noodles, a craft beverage finder, and Aurora’s best takeout places.
Uplifting Community
Gathering Gathering PlacPlacee – A cheat sheet for new hotels and cool venues, Q/A with Gaylord Rockies GM Suzy Hart, action galore at Aurora Sports Park, and 10 Reasons to Meet in Aurora.
Stayycations, Buckcations, Buckeet Lists & Mort Lists & Moree – We’ve got the ideas, and you’ve got the time. Tackle those dream experiences, savor a sweet vacation close to home, and explore the outdoors like never before.
The HeARThe HeART & Soul oT & Soul of a Communityf a Community – A flurry of fantastic new murals, showcasing diverse voices, and cultural hotspots
Latest Happenings
Accommodations
Maps
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2021 Visitor Guide - Gathering Gathering PlacPlacee – A cheat sheet for new hotels and cool venues, Q/A with Gaylord Rockies GM Suzy Hart, action galore at Aurora Sports Park, and 10 Reasons to Meet in Aurora.
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