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6 Contributions to Homelessness in Denver

What contributes to homelessness in Denver? The Metro Denver Homeless Initiative (MDHI) writes, “There are many causes of homelessness, and no list is exhaustive. Sometimes there is no singular cause, but rather several contributing [...]

Birthdays in a Recovery Community

Question: How many birthday cakes does our Victory House director make each year? We love celebrating birthdays in a recovery community! I’m Bernadine, director of Victory House, one of Providence Network’s three sober living [...]

From Trauma to Healing: Joy House’s Connection to Columbine High School

The story of Joy House’s connection to Columbine High School is one of stepping from trauma into healing. In the early 2000s, Providence Network explored the possibility of acquiring a home in a Denver [...]

Melinda’s Journey of Transformation

As someone working in fundraising, I always appreciate the opportunity to get to see the program side of what we do. I joined Providence Network in September of 2022. That month I was invited [...]

Transitional Housing for Women and Men in Denver

Providence Network offers transitional housing for women and men in Denver. But maybe you’re asking, “What is transitional housing?” or “how do I get into transitional housing?” or you are already searching for “transitional housing [...]

How Dry Turkey Can Change Lives

What I remember most from filming this video with Alaa, a recent FirstStep graduate, is the scent of cardamom from the shaiyah and yellow rice wafting from the kitchen into her new living room. The last [...]

Lydia’s Story: “We have hope!”

Lydia's story gives us hope for our own stories and for those struggling with addiction. She started drinking at age 12 and was smoking cocaine up till five years ago. Then, she came to [...]

Is it better to give on Colorado Gives Day or Giving Tuesday or Year End?

Is it better to give on Colorado Gives Day, Giving Tuesday, or at Year End? As you consider your end-of-year charitable giving, you have options! Colorado Gives Day Colorado Gives Day originated in 2010 [...]

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