Announcement! Due to the current public health conditions and to help control and reduce the spread of COVID in Colorado Springs, we are closing Chinook Center to the public effective today, November 24. We are still able to work online and hold outdoor events safely, so watch our social media for online events and upcoming Read more about Let’s Keep Each Other Safe![…]
We’d love to see you (from a distance) if you’d like to stop by the center to see what’s going on. Also be sure to follow us on Instagram and Facebook (where we update more often!)
Internship/Volunteer Opportunities at Chinook Center! As a 100% volunteer, people-powered organization, we are always grateful for the work and support donated to building the movement for justice in our community! We are a designated 501c3 non-profit organization and can provide documentation of volunteer hours! While we are currently not able to offer payment for our Read more about Join the Grassroots Movement for Change![…]
We are coming together on Sunday afternoon (Sept. 6) for COMMUNITY! We will launch our weekly People’s Grocery FREE grocery distribution every Sunday! We will have FREE bags of groceries from noon to 2pm (or until they are gone) for anyone who needs it. Grab your bag and then head back over because at 2pm Read more about People’s Grocery Sunday 12-2 and the REAL Grand Opening of Chinook Center![…]
Please Join us Wednesday, August 19th for a First Look at the Chinook Center!
Hi friends, We are working so hard to get the Chinook Center up and running for us all. We are also taking extra care to make the space work for social distancing as we continue to cope with the COVID-19 necessary adjustments! The truth is, to bring this resource and programming to our community, it Read more about We need your support![…]
We are delighted and grateful that Green Solutions Ltd. helped us acquire a TRUCKLOAD of donated office furniture for our new spot. Did you know that big office remodels are a major source of trash and that much of it goes straight to landfills? We are so happy to keep this (perfectly great!) furniture from Read more about Thank You Green Solutions for our furniture![…]
The Chinook Center has always been about building a place for everyone! We officially have the space & now we need to get it ready for action! Our new address is 2551 Airport Road. #107 (Right at Airport & Circle in the plaza across from Kum&Go) K-Land/Southeast Colorado Springs is where our heart is and Read more about We have a new address![…]
Join us in this wide-ranging community coalition for justice in our city’s use of money and resources! We’re meeting in Acacia Park August 1, from 6pm-8pm to get started! Your input is valuable! We’re strongest together!!
We had a great BBQ fundraiser event and People’s Grocery distribution on Sunday – thank you to everyone who came out! We handed out over 25 bags of fresh produce and dried goods and we cooked up some fantastic BBQ at the pop-up fundraiser! And don’t forget this Saturday, 7/25 is the ONLINE Legal Observer Read more about A great People’s Grocery, BBQ, and an upcoming online event![…]