11th Annual Turkey ROCK Trot

Join us for the 11th Annual Turkey ROCK Trot 5k Family Fun Run/Walk/Stroll! Thanksgiving Day, November 26th, 2015 Douglas County Event Center 500 Fairgrounds Drive Castle Rock, CO 80104 Start your Thanksgiving Day off on the right or left foot by giving back to those...

It Started in a Garage and Grew

A Castle Rock woman, knowing some local families were struggling financially, started collecting items in her garage to distribute to people who needed them. Mela Rudolph knew the families well enough that she often knew just what they needed and would deliver the...

30 Years of Love Benefit Concert Was a Success

Firefall Helps to Celebrate 30 Years of Love for the Douglas/Elbert Task Force. The Douglas County Events Center was rockin’ to the gills on Sunday night as the Douglas/Elbert Task Force brought the famous band Firefall to play some of their memorable hits. It was the...

Colorado Conversations Interview

Joe Roos, our Director of Philanthropy was interviewed by Wilks Broadcast Company about the Douglas/Elbert Task Force, part of “Colorado Conversations”.  It aired on Kool 105. You can listen to this fantastic interview here:

20 Families, 20 Stories of Struggle

20 families, 20 stories of struggle Douglas/Elbert Task Force is crucial safety net Staff members at the Douglas/Elbert Task Force, 1638 Park St., Castle Rock, have a daily limit. They help the first 20 families who sign up. But this time of year, staff is being...

Help for the Holidays & Beyond

Help during the holidays, and beyond A Colorado Community Media Editorial Posted 12/10/13 Almost 13 percent of Coloradans live below the poverty level, according to the most recent figures from the U.S. Census Bureau. That’s better than the national rate of more than...