On October 6th, board member Sheri O’Leary and husband Dan hosted M.I.A.’s first annual OctoberFest winter clothing drive for homeless seniors. We collected multiple carloads of jackets, hoodies, blankets and other layers, delivering these to Senior Support Services last week (thank you, Sue and Mike for making the deliveries!). And we are still … More Thanks for your support with the winter clothing drive!
Musicians In Action will be supplying the music for Manny’s SummerFest this Saturday, May 19th (2pm – 6pm). This is an annual fundraiser for Senior Support Services, Denver’s only day center for seniors experiencing homelessness and hunger. This event features local breweries and vineyards, food and of course live music (The Legendary hitchhikers). For tickets, … More Manny’s SummerFest this Saturday, May 19th!
A special memorial show for Jaime at Baker Street DTC… This past Christmas, Denver lost a talented musician and kind mentor, Jaime (Blair) Preston. Jaime created various musical ensembles, including Bad Toby and Reckless Measures. He also joined the Legendary Hitchhikers on stage most of last summer and mentored members of the prog/rock band known … More Memorial show for Jaime (Blair) Preston…
Can you help us with M.I.A.’s 3rd annual dental drive for Urban Peak? Please ask your dentist if they can make a donation of products and help us help teens experiencing homelessness to take care of their long-term health. We are looking for: Toothbrushes Toothpaste Floss Mouthwash Anything else that can help promote good dental … More Annual dental drive for Urban Peak
Musicians In Action return to Baker Street DTC for another matinee show on Sunday, July 16th (3-7pm). Thank you, Aurora School of Rock, for supporting M.I.A. at this event. Proceeds will be donated to the Gathering Place, a critical day shelter for women and children experiencing poverty and homelessness. Please join us!
Musicians In Action-CO is collecting cleaning supplies for teens at Urban Peak through the end of the year. Will you help us? We are looking for: brooms, mops, buckets, cleaning solutions of all kinds, sponges, laundry detergent, vacuum cleaners, etc. M.I.A. will have physical donation sites at two music events in December: on the 2nd at … More M.I.A. is collecting cleaning supplies for Urban Peak through the end of 2016…
Musicians In Action-CO will be hosting a fundraising event for Senior Support Services on Friday, November 11th at the Walnut Room in Denver. Please join us for a night of fun local music and a most worthy cause. Doors open at 7pm and tickets are available at the Walnut Room ($10 in advance; $12 at … More An M.I.A. fundraiser for homeless seniors on November 11th at the Walnut Room!
Musicians In Action-CO would once again like to thank the many amazing dental agencies that helped us raise over $1200 worth of supplies for Urban Peak! We made this delivery today and donors included: Metro Denver Dental Society Utberg Family Dentistry Dr. Jeff Kaes Hager Worldwide The Dentist of Colorado Carpenter Pediatric Dentistry Hager International … More Urban Peak dental drive complete, and more…
Yesterday, M.I.A. delivered over $5000 worth of new in-kind donations to the Gathering Place and Senior Support Services. Many thanks to Chantae Thomas and crew that assisted Marc with this delivery. A fleet of mini vans (and a Prius) were packed to the ceiling and items included almost 1000 fleece blankets, several hundred feminine hygiene products … More Blankets delivered ahead of winter
In August, M.I.A. is collecting dental hygiene items for Urban Peak. UP has three locations to shelter and assist homeless teens, dedicated to preventing chronic homelessness patterns. We are looking for toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss and other dental accessories. M.I.A. will give you passes to our Donor “Thank You” shows in appreciation for all donations. And … More M.I.A. dental hygiene drive for Urban Peak in August!