12 Days Of Christmas
CBS4 News is featuring a special series of reports called the 12 Days of Christmas in December 2013. They showcase neighborhoods and families in need who have been helped by the community and area non-profit organizations. CBS4 newscasters profile community organizations they feel a genuine and passionate connection towards. Read the press release or see all the stories below.
At Kenton Elementary in Aurora there are two kinds of classrooms — one for children and one for their parents.
The Sims-Fayola International Academy For Boys teaches men the importance of going back and giving back through education.
A couple turned their dream into the Praying Hands Ranch, a place where people with special needs or severe injuries could receive hippotherapy.
Bill Hanzlik spent eight years playing for the Denver Nuggets, but he has spent more than two decades helping Colorado’s children.
Summit County is a popular vacation spot for families but some of the families who call it home get some help from the Family and Intercultural Resource Center.
Pugs that are a little older or have special needs don’t always top the list for pets. But one organization wants to change that.
Mount Saint Vincent is a safe place for children in need who have endured traumatic experiences or suffer from mental health issues.
The Excelsior Youth Center in Aurora is a place that helps troubled girls change their lives, and they’re doing it with the help of dogs.
A mother of three has changed countless lives on Christmas morning and all through the year simply because she had a desire to build something beautiful for the daughter she lost too early.