Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Wish List Wednesday

Welcome to the latest edition of The Wish List. Included below are items that would augment and enhance Imagine! programs and services for the individuals we serve and would be much appreciated. If you are able to provide an item, please contact Patti Micklin at pmicklin@imaginecolorado.org or 303-926-6443. Pick-up for large items can be provided, and your contribution is tax deductible. If you prefer to provide a cash gift to be used for the purchase of one of the items below, that would also be most welcome. Please check out this blog every Wednesday to see new Wish List Items.

This week's Wish List:

Furniture and Housing Needs for Imagine! Residential Homes

Bob and Judy Charles SmartHome in Boulder

New barrier free lifts for moving individuals from wheelchair to bed or bath (being safer for clients and for staff)

Garden Place in Longmont

New area rug 4 x 3
Small book shelves
Several cushioned chairs for the “Book Nook”
Set of four kitchen chairs
New oven
New carpet for two bedrooms
New set of silverware and a new dish set

Manhattan Group Home in Boulder

Non-fabric couch (6’), loveseat (5’), and chairs
Basketball goal
Picnic table
Two small raised garden beds (3 ft tall, 4 ft long, and 3 ft wide) for vegetable gardening

Santa Fe Group Home in Broomfield

Winter holiday decorations: a very large tree, a star or angel to put on top, many lights, boughs of holly, ornaments, statue types of decorations that can be placed on tables or mantles (no candles or candle holders), a wreath
Dart board
Puzzle glue
Bread machine
Clip on umbrellas for wheelchairs
Canisters for storing
Placemats
Electric carving knife
Standing Mixer
Waffle Iron

All

American Furniture Warehouse gift certificates for upgrades to furniture in several homes

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Thank You Thursday

Recent generous donors to the Imagine! Foundation include:

Platinum ($10,000+)
Aaron's Fund

Silver ($2,500-$4,999)
Maria and Justin McClure
Wiland

Bronze ($1,000-$2,499)
Janan and Ron Alford
City of Lafayette - grant for Out & About Centre Stage
Laura and Bill Koch
Jackie and Rick Nelson

Supporter ($250-$499)
Marie and Ken Gambon
Vicki and John Greff

Friend ($1-$249)
AmazonSmile Foundation
Lu Walters and Kent Arnold
Janis Bohan
Kim and Bill Bunch
Ken Hackbarth
IBM Corporation
Etienne Jouard
Nick McDowell
Sandra and Dean Mickelson
Barbara and Harry Newman
Vicki Peluse
Linda Roan-Yager and Mark Yager
Bernie and Leona Stoecker
In memory of Philip Langer
  The BUENO Center for Multicultural Education
Steven Turley

In-Kind Bronze ($1,000-$2,499)
Fisher Honda-Kia - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - 50 free oil and filter change certificates
Rueben's Burger Bistro - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - beer a day for a year card
Vilona Studios - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - beautiful framed original "Winter Scene" oil painting

In-Kind Associate ($500 - $999)
The Ridge at Castle Pines North - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - four-some of golf with cart
Susannah Storch Photography - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - family photo session
Magic Maids Cleaning Service - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - three man hours of house cleaning and vacuum
Left Hand Brewing Company - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - Year of Beer gift pack and twelve cases of beer
Blue Crane Portraits - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - $500 portrait certificate and bottle of wine
Big Red F Restaurant Group - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - crab boil for eight people

In-Kind Supporter ($250-$499)
97.3 KBCO / iHeartMedia - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two tickets to three shows
Richard Ackerman - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - Mountain Gorilla Framed photograph
Eldora Mountain Resort - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a one night stay in a Tennessee Cabin with 2 trail passes, across-country ski package and snow shoe package
Louisville Vacuum & Sewing - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - Symmetry Standard Classic S20SC
Walters & Hogsett Fine Jewelers - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - crystal wine carafe and set of four red wine stems
Westland Development - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two tickets to two Denver Nuggets games

In-Kind Friend ($1-$249)
Alfalfa's Market - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$50 gift card
BackJoy Orthotics - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two SitSmart Relief Seats, a trigger point massager and a pair of flip-flops
Brasserie Ten Ten - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$50 gift card
Carrabba's Italian Grill - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - an Italian gift basket
Cheese Importers - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a gift basket
Dairy Arts Center - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - four tickets to Jazz at The Dairy
Eats & Sweets - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$20 gift card
ETown - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two tickets to an eTown taping and two handmade songs CD's
Fate Brewing Company - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a growler gift set
Flatiron Crossing - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$25 gift card to Flatiron Crossing and $25 gift card to Twenty Ninth Street
Front Range Brewing Company - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a growler and a refill
Goldspot Brewing Company - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a Goldspot Beer and Gus Chocolate gift basket
Ardee Imerman - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a garden lover basket
Jax Outdoor Gear Lafayette - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two one hour archery ranges passes with rental
Priscilla Lacy - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a Valentine basket
Lafayette Florist and Greenhouses - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - $50 gift card
Little Bridget Jewelry - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a sterling silver "She Believed" necklace
Madcap Theater - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two sets of admit two passes
Monarch Mountain - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two lift tickets
Kathy & Jay Montgomery - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a beer and chocolate and a wine and chocolate basket
Morning Glory Café - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$25 gift card
Odd13 Brewing - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a pint glass, t-shirt, and two fill-ups
Orangetheory Fitness - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a one month Elite Membership
OZO Coffee - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a pound of coffee, a coffee mug, and $10 gift card
Page Two Café - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - lunch for four people
Jake Plummer - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - an autographed football and photograph
PoshSplat - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - one adult class
Simply Bulk Market - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a gift basket
Suerte Tequila - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - a bottle of Suerte Blanco, Suerte Reposado & Suerte Anejo
T/aco - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$50 gift card
The Art Underground - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$100 gift certificate for summer camp
The Fort - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$150 gift card
The Happy Beast - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item -$25 Gift Certificate, one voucher for a Self-Service Dog Wash and a plush dog toy
Whimsy Paint and Sip - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two seats to paint and sip
Z2 Entertainment - Imagine! Celebration Auction Item - two tickets to any show at the Fox or Boulder Theater

As always, we thank all of our generous donors