Helping America's Most Vulnerable


Volunteers of America holds several events in Southwest Colorado throughout the year. All proceeds from events in Southwest Colorado go directly to local Volunteers of America programs. For more information on an event please contact us at 970-259-1021 or

Wear the Love

The 3rd annual Wear the Love kick-off event will be held Thursday, April 27 from 4:30-7:30 at the Durang Arts Center Barbara Conrad Gallery.

If you can't make it to the kick off to purchase this year's gorgeous pendent, you can still get yours by calling Volunteers of America offices in Durango at 970-259-1021.

Program Tours

Join us for a tour of the Durango Community Shelter to learn more about our programs in Southwest Colorado, and how you can get involved. Tours are scheduled from 12 to 1 p.m. once a quarter, and a light lunch is served. Tours are not fundraising events, but rather a time to share information about our programs, and see the Shelter 'from the inside'. To reserve a spot at the next tour please call 970-259-1021.

Tour Schedule: February 22, 2017, May 24, 2017, August 16, 2017, October 18, 2017

Shelter from the Storm Luncheon

Each fall Volunteers of America hosts an annual luncheon to benefit the Durango Community Shelter and the Southwest Safehouse. This year's luncheon will be held on November 8 th at the Double Tree Hotel. This event is RSVP only, so please call for further information: 970-259-1021.

Donation to Volunteers of America Programs in Southwest Colorado

  • 4,500

    nights of safe shelter at the Southwest Safehouse each year