Our Front Porch is a Denver based social enterprise who works with families that have been displaced by home fires. We provide casework, therapeutic services and assistance finding new housing in the community. Most families go it alone, and it doesn’t have to be this way.

Here’s how you can help:

Financial

When you unexpectedly lose your home and everything in it, every little bit helps. We are always appreciative of financial donations to help disaster survivors with housing application fees, pet boarding, and assistance with security deposits, but there are multiple ways you can donate to families and Individuals.

Time

Volunteering time can be just as important was donating money. Showing people in need that they are not alone and that others care and understand the emotional loss that has occurred (not just the tangible) is highly important.

Resources

Donating resources is extremely important after a disaster strikes. Often time victims of a crisis may not have the ability to locate and/or get to the resources they need. By bringing in items such as clothing, food, water, etc. we can make sure that the basic necessities are meet and start the recovery process from there.

Our Front Porch is an L3C which means we do not hold a 501(c)3 designation. Therefore any donations are not tax deductible, however we appreciate any support as we are creating what we believe to be a true revolution, challenging the status quo, and staying true to our passion.

STARTLING STATISTICS

  • On average, there are 2 house fires a day in the Denver Metro Area. (Red Cross Mile High Chapter)
  • 64% of Americans don’t have $1,000 saved for an emergency. (NFCC)
  • The 2018 average rent in Denver is $1,509, a 3% increase from last year. (rentcafe.com)