Dominican Derby Gala
April 28, 2017 5:30 p.m.
Get ready for the Kentucky Derby by attending the 5th Annual Dominican Derby. Wear your favorite hat and enjoy mint juleps while celebrating Dominican Home Health Agency’s 93 years of service to the Denver community. Silent, Live and Paddle Auctions raise money for the lifesaving healthcare for our community’s most vulnerable seniors. Various levels of sponsorships are available ranging from $500 to $25,000. For more details and to register, visit www.dominicanderby.org
The GIVE65 Event
July 11–13, 2017
The GIVE65 Event is the first-ever 65-hour crowd-fundraising event for nonprofits serving seniors and takes place from July 11th through the 13th. Participating organizations compete for fundraising awards. In 2016, DHHA won $10,000 for securing the highest number of donors in its budget category! GIVE65 is a program of Home Instead Senior Care Foundation. Visit www.GIVE65.org to learn more.
Are you a nurse?
DHHA seeks volunteer RNs to provide care for seniors living in low-income housing.
Do you enjoy gardening?
DHHA needs help with lawn, garden and landscaping needs.
Are you a handy man or woman?
DHHA needs assistance with painting, carpentry and building maintenance of our historic property.
Do you like to fix things?
DHHA needs volunteers to make repairs in our Durable Medical Equipment workshop.
Are you a group, community organization or corporation looking for a rewarding team-building opportunity?
DHHA can provide that!
Other volunteer opportunities include:
• Be a Friendly Visitor by making visits to homebound patients and brightening their lives!
• Join the Development or Event Committee and help DHHA raise money to keep its vital mission alive!
• Be an Ambassador and invite 8-10 people for a tour at DHHA!
Please contact Ingrid Wicker, DHHA Director of Operations, to discuss volunteering with DHHA at email@example.com or 303-322-1413 x16. The volunteer application can be accessed at www.dominicanhha.org/resources/files/volunteer_application.pdf.
Colorado Gives Day
Community First Foundation and FirstBank presents Colorado Gives Day on the first Tuesday of December. This annual statewide movement celebrates and increases philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. The $1 Million Incentive Fund created by the partners is one of the largest gives-day incentive funds in the country, stretching each gift made to Colorado participating nonprofits. Go to www.coloradogives.org/cogivesday for more information.
Leave a Legacy
DHHA has established the Mother Mary Walsh Society to honor donors who contribute to the agency’s work through a planned gift. When you name Dominican Home Health Agency in your will, or as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy, IRA, CD or other securities or assets, you help ensure the future work of the agency and the patients we continue to serve. Contact Gigi Stewart, Director of Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-322-1413 x12.
Durable Medical Equipment
DHHA seeks donations of gently used wheelchairs, walkers, bath benches, hospital beds, etc. for its Durable Medical Equipment Loan Program. Equipment is cleaned and then loaned out to community members in need. For a list of items we accept, go to www.dominicanhha.org/you_can_help/DME.pdf. DME Program Hours: M, W, F 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Patricia Tobin Vickery
Scott Bialecki, Esq.
Carolyn Ackerman, Ed.D, MS, RN, CHPN
Fr. Michael C. DeSciose
Fr. Thomas Jost, SJ
Mary Morroni, Esq.
John Prevedel, MD
Fr. David Wright, OP