Posts Tagged "Participants"

Coast to Coast

Posted on Dec 16, 2016 in Events, Featured Articles, General, Learn More | Comments Off on Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast

Hey there I’m Priscilla. It’s unreal how much I’ve accomplished in the few years I’ve been at Earthlinks. I’m not saying that I’m surprised at how much I’ve achieved, being awesome is just part of the package. I  think being in a community like Earthlinks makes you want to achieve more, strive for more out of life. That’s the incredible thing  when you’re around people who support and believe in you; the things you can do are endless. I was 17 when I first took off from home with a biker guy to travel cross-country. We went from my hometown Spokane, Washington, and spent  about 2 years on...

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That Infinite Night Sky

Posted on Nov 24, 2016 in General | Comments Off on That Infinite Night Sky

That Infinite Night Sky

My name is Ruth, and I know first hand that homelessness can happen to anyone. It was 1984 when I stepped off the plane in Denver. I looked up and was shocked to see how much open sky there was. It was a very freeing change of scenery for me, coming from a small town in Alabama. Those tall southern trees tower over everything, and the sky gets shaded out. I love Colorado for its change of seasons, but my love for the outdoors stems from my childhood memories of those Alabama forests. It amazes me how many parks there are in Denver. One can appreciate nature throughout the city. I love...

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Earthlinks BEEcomes Opportunity/Earthlinks BEEcomes Home

Posted on Nov 15, 2016 in General | Comments Off on Earthlinks BEEcomes Opportunity/Earthlinks BEEcomes Home

Earthlinks BEEcomes Opportunity/Earthlinks BEEcomes Home

With the holiday season upon us, Earthlinks would love to share the incredible stories of our community with you. Coming from all walks of life, our community is made up of those who have or are currently experiencing homelessness. Through our peace & gardening community, we strive to give support to our participants to set goals and achieve them. We help 70% of participants maintain stable housing. We believe that opportunities can simply become reality with encouragement from those around you. As you read through the experiences and the accomplishments of our participants, please do...

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The 2015 Nature Trips have begun —

Posted on Jun 17, 2015 in Events, Featured Articles, General | Comments Off on The 2015 Nature Trips have begun —

The 2015 Nature Trips have begun —

EarthLinks Blog – June 1, 2015 by Beth Lindroos, Volunteer Nature Trips Coordinator The 2015 Nature Trips have begun —  with bisons and their baby calves at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge!! A herd of wild bison and their baby calves live right in the midst of metro Denver – who would believe it??   Two different groups from EarthLinks and The Gathering Place ventured into the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (Commerce City) in mid-May to look for the elusive but powerful bison and other springtime wildlife. One group was lucky enough to find and...

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Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale

Posted on May 9, 2014 in General | Comments Off on Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale

Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale

WE ARE READY FOR THE SALE Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale Join us for EarthLinks’ Second Annual Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Sale! Saturday, May 10, 2014 10 am – 2 pm 2828 Larimer St Denver, CO 802015     Pick up beautiful flowers, veggies, herbs, and other plants for you or your mother’s favorite garden, all grown by participants and volunteers of the EarthLinks Workshop Program. We will have Floral Designs demonstrations by Paul Fowler from 10 am – noon. Learn the secrets of floral design. Learn what you can do to make your flowers look...

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