March Staff Spotlight: Leonor!

March Staff Member of the Month: Spanish Bilingual Administrative Assistant, Leonor Toro-Bolet! Meet our wonderful Spanish Bilingual Administrative Assistant, Leonor (she/her)! Leonor and her husband moved to the United States from Venezuela in 2003 and have called Colorado home for over 18 years. Shortly after arriving in Boulder, Leonor taught Spanish in an after-school program…

TICKETS ARE LIVE! 41st Annual Chocolate Lovers’ Fling

41st Annual Chocolate Lovers’ Fling The Chocolate Lovers’ Fling has been one of Boulder County’s longest-running fundraisers of all time. For 41 years, we have brought the community together for a memorable experience! Join us for an evening filled with chocolate, dinner, live music, casino games and an auction. Proceeds benefit SPAN in our mission…

Support Survivors at Yin Yoga!

  Grab your friends, family, coworkers, and join us for a special Yin Yoga practice hosted by Yoga Pearl! Entry for non-members is $22 and all proceeds will be benefiting survivors of domestic violence and their children. Reserve your spot for Saturday, March 19th from 4pm-5:15pm! Thank you so much to Yoga Pearl for this awesome…

February Staff Spotlight: Jorge!

February Staff Member of the Month : Spanish Bilingual Housing Stability Coordinator, Jorge Gonzalez-Soria! Meet our wonderful Spanish Bilingual Housing Stability Coordinator, Jorge (he/him), SPAN’s February Staff Member of the Month! Growing up in a traditional Mexican household in the mountains of Colorado, Jorge knew he wanted to support his community from an early age.…

January Staff Spotlight: Harpiar!

January Staff Member of the Month: Harpiar Kaur Meet the amazing Harpiar (she/her), SPAN’s January Staff Member of the Month! Since joining SPAN amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, Harpiar has used holistic and creative practices to help survivors feel rooted in Boulder. Originally from Santiago, Chile, Harpiar has called Colorado her home from more than 14…

December Staff Spotlight: Eduardo!

December Staff Member of the Month: Eduardo Yáñez After joining SPAN just over a year ago, Eduardo (he/him) quickly became a leading member of our Advocacy and Education Team. Growing up in Denver, in a predominantly Spanish-speaking area, he has always been driven to strengthen and support his community. Although Eduardo is a lover of…

November Staff Spotlight: Ruby!

  November Staff Member of the Month: Ruby Johnston Meet one of our amazing Shelter Advocates, Ruby (she/her) ! Born and raised in Colorado, Ruby has always had a strong passion for social justice and supporting others. Her feminist upbringing, combined with her love of art and her community, led her to pursue her BA…

Mobile Advocacy

Mobile Advocacy for Survivors of Domestic Violence SPAN, alongside the rest of our community, experienced significant changes and obstacles with the rise of the Omicron Covid-19 variant. In order to ensure our clients safety, our amazing advocates introduced mobile advocacy services. We have continued to meet the needs of survivors and offer substantial resources. SPAN’s…

Black History Month

Black History Month 2022 “Black people stand not apart from but in the center of American history. Every American who honors Black achievement and accomplishment honors their nation. Dig deeper. Read more. Listen and learn from those who know. Appreciate the sacrifices, innovation, and unrequited love that Black people have given this nation.” – Renee…

Galentine’s Day Brunch

Galentine’s Day Bunch | Centro Boulder Looking to support survivors of domestic violence this Valentine’s Day season? Grab all your friends and join us for a special “Galentine’s Brunch” on Sunday, February 13th at Centro Boulder!  A portion of the proceeds for every margarita or mimosa sold during brunch on this day will be donated…