Published on Thursday, December 12 2013 13:58
Over 1,200 shoppers found plenty of Holiday GIfts at the Bazaar this year. There was food, music, a "Cash Mob," and of course a visit from Santa! Many of the merchants donated goods for the raffle and organizers donated this year's proceeds to the Lyons Community Foundation.
Published on Thursday, December 12 2013 13:54
By C. Chrystal DeCoster
Webster defines nourishment as â€śfood and other things that are needed for health, growth, etc.â€ť Nourishment for Lyons was definitely served up at this past Saturdayâ€™s Rebuild Lyons Holiday Bar-B-Que fundraiser.
Published on Thursday, October 10 2013 00:00
â€śRebuild Lyons â€“ One Life at a Timeâ€ť is very happy to announce the beginning of its campaign to provide direct grant assistance to residents of the greater Lyons area who have been impacted by the recent devastating floods.Â
The Lyons Community Foundation (â€śLCFâ€ť) and the Lyons Community Basic Needs and Emergency Fund (â€śLCBNEFâ€ť), fiscally sponsored by Lyons Community Church, have established the â€śRebuild Lyons â€“ One Life at a Timeâ€ť fund in the wake of the devastating flood that began on the night of September 11, 2013.Â
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 09:15
Boulder Ballet and Boulder Philharmonic are giving back to the Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley School Districts through their in-school ticket-sales program. Through this program, schools receive 20% of the proceeds from all tickets sold from their school. In past years, the total has amounted up to $7,000. This year, sales are nearly at $4,000 and are expected to increase through Friday.
Proceeds will be announced and checks will be given to representatives from each school this Saturday, November 9 at 5:30 p.m., at The Dairy Center for the Arts.Â At a time when funding for public schools is in need, this program is a tremendous benefit to the entire community.
Published on Thursday, October 03 2013 18:38
By Chrystal DeCoster
The Lyons Community Foundationâ€™s focus, as well that of the entire Lyons community, took a sharp turn on September 12.
With chairperson Dr. Liz Erleyâ€™s direction, the organization quickly shifted into urgent fundraising mode. Through the â€śDonate Nowâ€ť button on their website, the LCF has gleaned over $200,000 to date.
The presently postponed 2013 LCF Gala and Grants Dinner, originally slated to be Hawaiian-themed and held at Lionscrest Manor on November 8th, was