Human Services

Epworth Foundation

  • Denver, CO
  • www.epworthfoundation.org

Mission Statement

The mission of The Epworth Foundation is to promote and support healthy families, with an emphasis on children Our hope is to ensure that the needs of the whole person are met, and to maintain the dignity of each person we serve

Main Programs

  1. Family to Family
  2. Food Bank
  3. Denver Feed A Family Thanksgiving Distribution
Service Areas

Self-reported

Colorado

Our primary focus are the neighborhoods of the 80205 zip code (Clayton, Cole, Whittier, Five Points, Curtis Park and portions of City Park West) and continue outward. During our annual Thanksgiving distribution, our outreach is regional along the I-25 corridor, to the south to Colorado Springs, and to the north to Fort Lupton. We work with clients from Denver, Arapahoe and Adams counties for many of our programs, with an emphasis on youth and families in the city and county of Denver.

ruling year

2007

Executive Director

Self-reported

King Harris

Keywords

Self-reported

Hunger Relief, Emergency Services,

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EIN

20-3432952

 Number

2321292620

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Human Services - Multipurpose and Other N.E.C. (P99)

Family Services (P40)

Children's and Youth Services (P30)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Family to Family

Originally created as a collaborative effort in partnership with Denver Department of Human Services through a grant from the Annie E Casey Foundation, the Epworth Family to Family program serves families who are currently involved with Child Protective Services, or are at risk of becoming involved with Child Protective Services. Our goal is to stabilize families through emergency services and referrals for housing, food, clothing and employment, as well as provide individualized and

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Population(s) Served

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Program 2

Food Bank

Emergency food for those experiencing food insecurity is provided to anyone with photo identification. TEFAP (Government subsidy provided) food items are available to Denver residents only. Clients can receive food once every 30 days, and will receive enough food to last a family several days.

Category

Human Services

Population(s) Served

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Budget

Program 3

Denver Feed A Family Thanksgiving Distribution

Annual distribution of food baskets filled with the ingredients to create a traditional, home-cooked Thanksgiving dinner. Box includes a turkey, and enough food to feed up to family of 8, with something leftover for the pantry.

Category

Public, Society Benefit

Population(s) Served

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Budget

$260,000

Service Areas

Self-reported

Colorado

Our primary focus are the neighborhoods of the 80205 zip code (Clayton, Cole, Whittier, Five Points, Curtis Park and portions of City Park West) and continue outward. During our annual Thanksgiving distribution, our outreach is regional along the I-25 corridor, to the south to Colorado Springs, and to the north to Fort Lupton. We work with clients from Denver, Arapahoe and Adams counties for many of our programs, with an emphasis on youth and families in the city and county of Denver.

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Epworth Foundation

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Executive Director

King Harris

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Clarence Williams

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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