Blue Sky Bridge & Oskar Blues Raise Over $30,000 On Colorado Gives Day 2011

Way to go, Oskar Blues and Colorado.  Congratulations to all who gave their part in Colorado Gives Day 2011. Let’s raise a glass for pints, philanthropy, and drinking for a cause!

Blue Sky Bridge & Oskar Blues Raise Over $30,000 To Fight Child Abuse On Colorado Gives Day 2011: Oskar Blues Matches First $10,000 In Donations At Home Made Liquids & Solids Restaurant. 

Longmont, Colo…Blue Sky Bridge and Oskar Blues joined forces at the Home Made Liquids & Solids restaurant in Longmont on Colorado Gives Day ( ) December 6th.  The Blue Sky Bridge collaboration raised $10,591 on sight & a total of $20,046.44 on the day with Oskar Blues matching the first $10,000, bringing the total raised to over $30,000 in the fight against child abuse.

In an astounding demonstration of support for local nonprofits, donors from across Colorado contributed $12 million for Colorado Gives Day–more than 40 percent more than last year’s tally of $8.4 million.

“Incredible. Thanks for all of your help! We are just blown away by the success,” said Nia Wassink, Business Development Director for Blue Sky Bridge.

Blue Sky Bridge facilitates a collaborative approach to child abuse investigations while providing child victims and their families with support in a safe and child-focused environment. Blue Sky Bridge strives to make the community safer for all children and families through intervention, education and advocacy. Blue Sky Bridge is fully accredited by the National Children’s Alliance. For more information about Blue Sky Bridge please contact Nia Wassink, Business Development Director,  at 303-444-1388 or  or visit us on the web


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