Fundraiser http://kajx.org en Non-Profit in the Spotlight: Aspen Youth Center, Part 4 http://kajx.org/post/non-profit-spotlight-aspen-youth-center-part-4 <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-49e6943c-c55b-7536-d8a0-107eeb4a76cd"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Kathy Klug, Adam Frisch, Lori Pevny, Robin Smith, Matt Hamilton and Oliver Sharpe…names you’ve likely heard in the Roaring Fork Valley. These six local “celebrities” will face off in the Aspen Youth Center's </span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; font-style: italic; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Spell What?!</span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"> spelling contest on February </span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">6</span><span style="font-size: 10px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: super; white-space: pre-wrap;">th</span><span style="font-size: 10px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: super; white-space: pre-wrap;"> </span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">at the Hotel Jerome in Aspen. </span></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Keith Berglund, Executive Director of the &nbsp;</span></span></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">Aspen Youth Center, and Oliver Sharpe,&nbsp;</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">reining </span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; font-style: italic; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Spell What?!</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"> champion and 2014 competitor discuss the event. Learn more about <em>Spell What?! </em><a href="https://aspenyc.ejoinme.org/?tabid=501506">HERE</a><em>. </em> </span></p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Cornelia Carpenter 13308 at http://kajx.org Non-Profit in the Spotlight: Aspen Youth Center, Part 4 Your Year-End Gift Makes Twice the Impact! http://kajx.org/post/your-year-end-gift-makes-twice-impact <div class="description_wrapper"><div class="description" data-expand-tooltip="Click to expand description" itemprop="description"><p class="first">Denise Jurgens, CPA of Reese Henry &amp; Co. explains how your year-end gift to Aspen Public Radio is not only tax-deductible, but has twice the impact.</p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/wbTwarnxIV4" width="450"></iframe><p>You can make your year-end gift by <a href="https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E103121&amp;id=11">clicking here</a>.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:33:15 +0000 Rob St. Mary 11072 at http://kajx.org "Free Dinner" Helps Fund the Buddy Program http://kajx.org/post/free-dinner-helps-fund-buddy-program <p>For well over 20 years, a staple of Aspen's Main Street opens the doors for a "free lunch" for a good cause every Thanksgiving afternoon.</p><p>From 11:30am-4pm today, the Hickory House offered an array of traditional favorites - turkey, roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffing, green beans, cranberry sauce, slaw and bread along with a drink and a pumpkin pie, of course, for the low, low price of "free". But, donations - suggested at $5 a plate - would go to help <a href="http://www.buddyprogram.org/">the Buddy Program</a>.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 28 Nov 2013 19:31:12 +0000 Rob St. Mary 10891 at http://kajx.org "Free Dinner" Helps Fund the Buddy Program Your Support Makes Your News, Your Music, Your Station Possible! http://kajx.org/post/your-support-makes-your-news-your-music-your-station-possible <p>Aspen Public Radio’s summer pledge drive is here!<br><br><a href="https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E103121&amp;id=11">Please take a moment today to make your financial contribution and know that the quality programming you hear on APR is the direct result of your support.</a><br><br>Year in and year out, we provide a place on the dial – and now on the web – where civil discourse is valued and encouraged. On APR, you can hear about the news and events in the valley, across the state, the country, and the world.<br> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 12:22:24 +0000 Collins Kelly 4499 at http://kajx.org Your Support Makes Your News, Your Music, Your Station Possible!