TLC30Tri-Lakes Cares is a community based, volunteer supported, resource center whose purpose is to improve people’s lives through emergency, self-sufficiency and relief programs.

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THANK YOU! for all the following donations

In-Kind Donations for July:              


In-Kind Donations    
  Between $3,000 - $18,000    
    Food Donated to the Pantry by King Soopers    $      3,068
    Food Donated to the Pantry by Safeway    $      5,104
    Food Donations to the Pantry from the Community    $      5,273
    Food Donated to the Pantry by TEFAP    $      5,744
    Food Donated to the Pantry by Care & Share, Inc    $      7,780
    Clothing/Misc. Donations to Hangers from the Community    $    17,865
Monetary Donations    
  Between $1,500 - $40,000    
    Oil Can Sponsorship from Colorado Tour Line, LLC     $      1,500
    Diabetes Grant from Tri-Lakes Lions Club of El Paso County    $      2,000
    Pikes Peak United Way Gant    $    35,762


     The next NEW VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION will take place soon at the TLC facility. Orientation is required for all TLC volunteers. A reservation is also required to attend the orientation. RSVP by calling 719-481-4864 x117 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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View the Calendar of Tri-Lakes Cares service times, activities and scheduled events.

Community Calendar of Events

  • The 2014 Empty Bowls Dinner will be held on October 8, 5:00-7:30, at Lewis Palmer High School. For information:  Click Here
  • Visit the Haunted Mines, open Sept. 19-Nov.1. A portion of the proceeds benefits TLC!
  • Tri-Lakes Women's Club Annual Wine and Roses eventOctober 25, 2014
  • 2014 Blood Drive Dates - At Tri-Lakes Cares, 3–7 P.M. Driver’s License Required:
    • September 16

    • November 18



Event Gallery

Featured Program: Snack-Pack Program


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The kids have gone back to school and the Snack-Pack program really needs donations!  We will provide weekend healthy snacks for children at 7 local schools per week.  That adds up to over 1,000 snacks and juice drinks each week!  Please consider donating these items – cheese and crackers, peanut butter crackers, individual cereals, fruit and applesauce cups, fruit snacks and roll-ups, pudding and Jell-O cups, individual goldfish and Cheez-it packets, granola bars, 100% juice drinks. We can also accept donations of money that we will use to buy hygiene items for the students.