Note: This article has been updated with a new link for the sleeping bags.
Submitted by Kelly Carver
AfterHours Denver is gearing up for Christmas by collecting sleeping bags for those on the streets! The group's goal is 500 sleeping bags in the hands of those who need them the most. Even better, AfterHours Denver is partnering with Sierra Trading Post to provide discounted sleeping bags. When you purchase through this updated link: http://bit.ly/1X534Wp
and use the coupon code: XMASINTHEPARK, you get a 15 percent discount and save 50 percent on shipping AND AfterHours Denver receives money from Sierra Trading Post. You can ship directly to our pick-up location at: St Andrew United Methodist Church, Attn: Jennifer Titus, 9203 S. University Blvd., Highlands Ranch, CO 80126 We will collect all sleeping bags on Christmas Eve from St. Andrew UMC and deliver them to the park on Christmas Day. Thank you for your support!
In other news, the Rev. Jerry Herships wrote a book! It's called "Last Call: From Serving Drinks to Serving Jesus" (if you follow him on Facebook, you couldn't have missed it). Buy it at Amazon
and he will get a $1.53. (Did we mention his son went to college this year?)