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Action Center in Dire Need of Help this Thanksgiving
CBS4, Andrea Lopez
The staff at the Jeffco Action Center anticipates they will need to prepare about 5,000 boxes of food for people this Thanksgiving. They’re also short about 150 volunteers — about 400 are needed to distribute the food.
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Holiday Food Donations Needed
Provost Academy Students Pack 650 Thanksgiving Boxes for Needy Families
Some people think all teenagers care about is themselves. This Fall, students from Provost Academy took action to prove otherwise.
Alameda High School Food Drive Receives Over 2,400 Items
Alameda High School hosted its 4th Annual Food Drive for the Jeffco Action center this past Saturday, Oct. 22. Sponsored by the National Honor Society and IB Diploma Programme, more than 50 students and…
Soaring Suburban Poverty Catches Communities Unprepared
October 13, 2011
Peter S. Goodman reports on the growing issue of suburban poverty. He highlights communities in the Denver Metro and also joined us here at the Action Center for a closer look.
Read the full story here.