LINKS, Philanthropy, Social

Gamma Phi Gives – “Warm Welcome” Bags at Denver Health Medical Center

Join us on Saturday, June 1st from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. to help make “Warm Welcome” bags for mothers in need that had a baby at Denver Health Medical Center, Pavilion C, 790 Delaware St, Denver.  Lunch afterwards at Racine’s, 650 N Sherman St, Denver (303-595-0418) is an option. Gamma Phi’s, family, and friends welcome!  Bring NEW infant items (NB to 3 months).  Accepting monetary or yarn donations.  RSVP by May 28 to Peggy Hutchinson at or 303-697-8963.


Gates Camp Spring Cleaning – May 19th

Please come join us as we support the team at Gates Camp in opening the camp and getting prepared for their summer camping season onSunday, May 19th. We plan on meeting at 10 a.m. and will wrap up around 2 p.m. We will be helping to open the kitchen and do whatever else is needed to get the camp ready, so there is something for everyone!  All Gamma Phi Betas, friends, and family including guys are welcome.  This is a great opportunity for students to earn school community service hours!  Gates Camp for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Denver is near Ward, Colorado (45 minutes from Boulder).  We will have a potluck lunch.  RSVP to Ariana at or call/text 970-485-9634 or if you have any questions or concerns.  Directions and further information will be sent out closer to the event. Hope to see you there!

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Girls on the Run volunteer on May 12

Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children 5K for Girls on the Run – Finish Line Help – May 12th

Kick off you Mother’s Day by volunteering to support Girls on the Run. We are looking for 4 – 7 more volunteers to support the finish line onSunday, May 12th.  We will pass out bananas and waters to runners as they cross the finish line.  Volunteers can start parking at 7 a.m. in the south and west lots of the high school.  Sign in is at 8 a.m. at the volunteer tent.  The race is from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Cherry Creek High School, 9300 E Union Ave., Greenwood Village.  Any Gamma Phi Beta is invited to volunteer, and feel free to bring family or a friend.  RSVP to Ariana Gustafson at or call/text 970-485-9634 or if any questions or concerns.  Thank you to the 8 volunteers that have RSVP’d already!

Philanthropy, Social

Mystery Wine Tasting Fundraiser-Feb.23

At this fun party, each attendee or couple will bring any bottle of Pinot Grigio wine in a paper bag to hide the label.  We taste all the wines and vote to determine the best one.  A prize will be awarded for the best wine!  Appetizers will be provided.  Join us on Saturday, February 23rd at 7 p.m. at Cheryl Haskell’s home, 1193 S Allison St, Lakewood (~Wadsworth and Mississippi).  Cost: $15.  All Gamma Phis, significant other, and friends are welcome!  Maximum of 12 attendees.  Funds raised will be split equally between Girls on the Run of the Rockies and Gates Camp for Boys and Girls Club of Metro Denver.  Hostesses: Cheryl Haskell, Peggy Hutchinson, and Leanne Thompson.  RSVP to Cheryl Haskell at or 303-507-6132.  Hope you can join us!


Gates Camp Spring Cleaning Work Day

Join us for our annual spring cleaning work day at the Gates Camp for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Denver. Usually, we clean the kitchen and do other chores. The camp director has great tasks for the guys that attend (usually involving power tools).
Saturday, May 19 from about 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Please come help for as long as you can!
Ward, Colorado (45 minutes from Boulder)
All Gamma Phi Betas, families, and friends including guys are invited!
More: We will do a potluck lunch and have a great time in nature.
– If you would like to carpool, contact Leigh Ann.
– This is a great opportunity for students to earn school community service hours!
RSVP or ask questions: contact Leigh Ann Kudloff at or 303-986-5073


Building Strong Girls – Last 2 Tutu Making Sessions!

We are making tutus for Girls on the Run (GOTR) participants.
– Friday, April 13 at 5:00 p.m. Celebrate Friday the 13th making tutus!
– Sunday, April 15 at 1:00 p.m.
Leigh Ann’s home, 620 Kendall Way, Lakewood.
Gamma Phis and friends welcome. Arrive and leave when you need to. No experience is necessary as tulle is folded and wrapped around an elastic band. Tulle (on rolls) or monetary donations welcome. Light refreshments provided. RSVP or questions: Leigh Ann Kudloff at or 303-986-5073.