Media Invited to Be the Difference with Lockheed Martin
Lockheed Martin to host ‘Be the Difference Day’ at Colorado Coalition for the Homeless.
DENVER, October 19, 2016 –
|WHAT:||Media are invited to join the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless and Lockheed, as we work to provide support for homeless veterans in transitional housing. Volunteers will organize the food pantry, paint and update the facilities and create a clothing exchange and donation supply room. Join us to see how we can be the difference.
|WHEN:||Friday, October 21, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 a.m.
|WHERE:||Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
1732 High Street
Denver, CO 80202
|CONTACT:||Kelly Collins, Community Relations
Lockheed Martin Space Systems
Cathy Alderman, Vice President of Communications & Public Policy
|WHY:||Lockheed Martin is committed to supporting service members and veterans with programs that improve their lives and the lives of their families, enable their successful transition to civilian life, and honor their service. Lockheed Martin employees are engaged in volunteer efforts that include supporting active duty military members and military families, providing career mentorship for veterans and military spouses, and working alongside transitioning veterans to address pressing community needs like this event with Colorado Coalition for the Homeless.
About Lockheed Martin
Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 98,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. Learn more at http://www.lockheedmartin.com/us.html.
About Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
The mission of the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless is to work collaboratively toward the prevention of homelessness and the creation of lasting solutions for homeless and at-risk families, children, and individuals throughout Colorado. The Coalition advocates for and provides a continuum of housing and a variety of services to improve the health, well-being and stability of those it serves. Since its founding more than 30 years ago, the organization has earned state and national recognition for its integrated healthcare, housing and service programs. The Coalition’s comprehensive approach addresses the causes of homelessness, as well as the consequences, offering critical assistance to over 15,000 individuals and families each year. Learn more at www.coloradocoalition.org.