Sponsor Directory

Thank you for supporting the Underwriters and Business Members that help to sustain KRCC!

Absolute Bikes in Salida • 330 Sackett Ave. • Salida, CO 81201 • 719-539-9295www.absolutebikes.com • Absolute Bikes is a full service bike shop committed to serving locals and visitors with sales, service and rentals. With a mission of community involvement, Absolute Bikes runs in-house youth bike programs and sponsors youth teams; advocates for biking and trail interests; sponsors trail design and trail work days; publishes a detailed, turn by turn Monarch Crest Trail Map; offers maps and advice for all area trails; and has a large fleet of rental bikes suited for all abilities that includes all wheel sizes.

Adam's Mountain Cafe • 934  Manitou Ave • Manitou Springs, CO 80829 • 719-685-4370 • Emphasizing a vegetarian and somewhat eclectic cuisine from around the world, Adam's has been a favorite destination for locals and tourists for 20 years. The new location will help bring back to life a spectacular historic building in the core of the business district and will offer outdoor dining on fountain creek and expanded seating capacity. Adam's also features live acoustic music on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.  See website for details • www.adamsmountain.com

AEG Live • Rocky mountains • 1658 York St • Denver, CO 80206 • 720-224-9200www.aeglive.com • AEG live is the second largest live concert promoter in the world, known for its artist-friendly approach – tickets available at www.ticketmaster.com . See website for complete event calendar in any city.

Aladdin's Rug Gallery •  in Chapel Hills Mall by Dillards on the upper level • 1710 Briargate Blvd., Suite 821 • Colorado Springs, CO 80920 • 719-260-8404www.aladdinsruggallery.com • Aladdin’s Rug Gallery is a locally owned source for Oriental and Persian rugs from around the world, plus rugs in styles from lodge to contemporary, and washing, repair and appraisals.

American Veterans Cleaning Service • 6850 Ketchum Drive Colorado Springs CO, 80911 • 719 310 2325 American Veterans Cleaning Service offers residential and commercial cleaning services to the public, and employment and entrepreneurial opportunities to American Veterans.  For more information, visit americanveteranscleaningservice.com

Arkansas Valley Organic Growers • 5856 County Rd HH 5 • Fowler, CO 81039 • 719-250-9839

Aspen Pointe • Colorado Springs, CO • 719-572-6100www.aspenpointe.org • Since 1875, AspenPointe has provided innovative solutions to many of our community's largest social issues (access to mental healthcare, unemployment, lack of education) one person at a time. Aspen Pointe's whole-person wellness focus maximizes the potential of every person and provides the tools for long-term, sustainable success. Each year we serve more than 37,000 people and families through mental health and substance abuse care, career and education services, housing, jail diversion/reintegration, telephonic wellness and care management.

Austin Bluffs Dental • Dr. James Kearney • 2918 Austin Bluffs Parkway • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-593-8488www.austinbluffsdental.com • Fun, Straightforward Dentistry • Austin Bluffs Dental is a full service dental practice with a concentration in sleep apnea treatment through oral sleep appliance therapy. As a more comfortable alternative to the C-PAP, this treatment is covered by most medical insurance. An informational video is at www.austinbluffsdental.com.

Bee Vradenburg Foundation • 730 N. Nevada • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-477-0185www.beevradenburgfoundation.org • The Bee Vradenburg Foundation advances Bee Vradenburg's vision of a thriving and diverse cultural community by investing in the excellence, innovation and sustainability of the arts in the Pikes Peak Region. The Foundation offers grants to arts nonprofits in El Paso and Teller Counties.

Bikes & Brews FestivalFremont Adventure Recreation • 1651 Grand Ave. • Canon City, CO 81212 • www.bikesandbrews.org • Bikes and Brews is the annual fundraiser for Fremont Adventure Recreation, a nonprofit promoting participation in outdoor recreation and endurance sports, thereby building a culture of healthy living in Fremont County.

Bingo Burger • 101 Central Plaza • Pueblo, CO 81003 • 719-225-8363

Blue Planet Earthscapes • PO Box 861 • Manitou Springs, CO 80829 • 719-685-0290

Body Detox Center • 3545 Carefree Cr • Colorado Springs, CO 80917 • 719-638-4300www.bodydetoxcenter.com • Open 10-5  Mon-Tues-Thur-Fri, 12-7 on Wednesdays • Saturdays by appointment • The Body Detox Center® is on a mission to help clients achieve the best possible health futures through Total body detoxing (exiting thru your feet), Gut Nutrition, North pole magnets® jewelry & products, Biocharger "Vitality Lights", Dark Field Nutritional Analysis and Alkaline water $1.00 per gal. As a holistic healing center, we have organic hair care, massage, and other services available. Walk-ins and appointments welcome.

Bristol Brewing Company • 1647 S. Tejon • Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • hours: Monday thru Friday 10am - 9pm ; Saturday 9am - 9pm ; Sunday noon - 6pm • 719-633-2555 • Fax 719-633-2145www.bristolbrewing.com • Bristol brewing company has been brewing fresh, one of a kind ales for the people of Colorado since 1994. Using only natural ingredients, we hand-craft award winning beers such as laughing lab, beehive, red rocket, mass transit and a slew of specialty ales. Bristol beers are sold on draught and in bottles at bars, restaurants, and liquor stores in Colorado Springs and select locations throughout Colorado. We believe in creating community, creating joy, and creating great beer.

Café Dawn • 203 W First St • Salida, CO 81201 • 719-539-5105www.cafe-dawn.com • 6:00 am - 6:00 pm Daily • Café Dawn is a gathering place offering Barista coffee, locally made pastries, burritos, sandwiches and more, including WIFI.

Cameraworks, Inc. • 5030 N. Academy • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • www.facebook.com/cameraworksco
 • 719-594-6966 • Open Monday - Saturday 9:00-5:30 • Cameraworks offers a complete selection of new and used photo equipment (digital and film), lighting, accessories and exotic/collectible cameras. Staffed by enthusiastic, experienced camera users, Cameraworks offers technical advice and repairs.

Capstone Investment Financial Group • 615 N Nevada Ave. • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-477-9883ted@capstoneinvest.comwww.capstoneinvest.com  • Capstone Investment Financial Group is a Registered Investment Advisor, helping thoughtful clients craft portfolios to achieve their financial goals.

Care & Share Food Bank •  2605 Preamble Point (1/4 mile East of Powers off Constitution) • Colorado Springs, CO 80915 • 719-528-1247 • Fax 719-528-5833www.careandshare.org • Care and Share Food Bank for southern Colorado is the regional affiliate for feeding America, the nation’s largest network of food banks. Care and Share works with a network of more than 400 non-profit partners across 31 counties and 52,000 square miles in southern Colorado. Last year, care and share distributed 14.6 million pounds of food and is on track to distribute between 18-19 million pounds of food by June 30, 2010.

Casa of the Pikes Peak Region• 701 S. Cascade Ave • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-447-9898 • Fax 719-667-1818 www.casappr.org • Casa (court appointed special advocates) of the Pikes Peak region is a volunteer-based nonprofit organization that trains and supervises volunteers to represent the best interests of victims of child abuse, neglect, and severe domestic conflict.  Casa volunteers are appointed by judges to be a voice for these children in court and in the community. The desired result is that children are placed into safe, loving homes where they can thrive.

CC Communications Dept • Spencer Ctr. #310 • Colorado College • 14 E. Cache La Poudre • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-389-6138

CC Education Dept • Mierow House • 1107 N. Cascade • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-389-6138

CC Feminist & Gender Studies • Colorado College • 14 E. Cache La Poudre • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-389-6081

CC Idea Space • Colorado College • 14 E. Cache La Poudre • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-227-8263

CC Political Science Dept • Colorado College • 14 E. Cache La Poudre • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-210-0201

CC Summer Music Festival  • CC Summer Programs • 14 E. Cache La Poudre, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-389-6556

Central Colorado Foodshed Alliance • PO Box 202 • Salida, CO 81201 • market@ccfa.coop  • www.ccfa.coop • The Central Colorado Foodshed Alliance (CCFA) is a cooperative organization created to stimulate and support the local food economy in our foodshed, defined as the area within 100 miles of Salida, Colorado. Within the foodshed the CCFA works to unite local producers and consumers, provide education about the value of local food, and foster a vibrant local economy while promoting productive open space and sustainability.

Centura Health Senior Services303-715-7012

Chaffee County Visitors Bureau• PO Box 726 • Salida, CO 81201 • www.nowthisiscolorado.com • Chaffee county's extensive calendar of events is on the web, with fun for all, from music and art lovers to bikers, hikers, fisherman and brew-pub fans. Chaffee county is world-renowned for its rafting on the Arkansas river, too.  Festivals and lodging options abound at the website: www.nowthisiscolorado.com.  In winter, skiing at monarch, plus back country adventuring is all based in Chaffee county.

Charlie’s Pit Bar-B-Que & Yakibob’s • 1190 E. Fillmore • Colorado Springs, CO 80907 • 719-632-9452 –•8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. daily except holidays • A 25-year tradition, Charlie’s Pit Bar-B-Que, is under new management at the new location, 1190 East Fillmore, offering breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus take-out and catering.

Chico Basin Ranch • 22500 Peyton Hwy South • Colorado Springs, CO 80928 • 719-683-7960

City Rock • 21 N. Nevada Ave. • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-634-9099www.climbcityrock.com • City Rock offers a community atmosphere with a cafe and fireplace, classes and open climb.  Adult fitness, auto belays, outdoor guided ice climbing and rock climbing available as well as team building programs and climbing competitions.  A new climbarium for children coming soon.

CityStar.com • Colorado Springs, Colorado • 646-257-5845www.citystar.com • In 1996, CityStar.com was launched by CityStar Group, Inc., a Colorado Springs-based media company. Today, CityStar is a network of 303 local city directory websites utilized by millions of people.

Clean Air Lawn Care719-650-5491www.cleanairlawncare.com •  Clean Air Lawn Care’s mission is to change the way America cares for lawns by delivering an exceptional lawn care service that is safe for pets and children. Clean Air Lawn Care uses sustainable, organic lawn treatments, and equipment powered by renewable energy.

Clean Energy Collective • 3005 Center Green Dr., Suite 205 • Boulder, CO 80301 • 719-644-5727www.springscleanenergy.com • With the Clean Energy Collective consumers actually own, not lease, part of a local clean energy power plant and will be directly credited on their electric bill for the power produced – saving them money. CEC maintains the renewable energy facilities and deals with Colorado Springs Utilities directly.

COBiz Financial • Colorado Business Bank • 303-293-2265800-574-4714www.cobizbank.com • Colorado Business Bank is a bank for small to mid-sized businesses in Colorado with treasury management products, and specialists in real estate and more.

Colorado Ballet Org • 1278 Lincoln St • Denver, CO 80203 • 303-837-8888

Colorado Farm and Art Market • Local farmers and growers • June 15 - Oct. 15, 2011 • Wednesdays at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 3pm - 7pm • Saturdays at the Margarita at Pine Creek, 9am - 1pm (north, off Woodmen Rd. West of I-25 interchange) • Maps and information at www.farmandartmarket.com719-640-6154 • Featuring chemical-free meats, cheeses, eggs and locally grown produce, guaranteed local because CFAM is a local cooperative that juries its members to ensure quality. Plus, live music, activities for the kids, and gourmet foods.

Colorado Oil & Gas Association • 1660 Lincoln St, Ste 2710 • Denver, CO 80264 • 303-861-0362 • Fax 303-861-0373www.coga.org • Founded in 1984, the Colorado Oil & Gas Association’s (COGA) mission is to foster and promote the beneficial, efficient, responsible and environmentally sound development, production and use of Colorado oil and natural gas.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center •  30 W. Dale St • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-634-5581 • Closed Mondays • www.csfineartscenter.org • The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center has been providing Colorado families with fun and interactive cultural experiences for over 70 years through world-class art exhibitions, live theatre performances and learning opportunities catering to young and old.

Colorado Springs Independent • 225 S. Nevada • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-577-4545www.csindy.com

Colorado Springs Jazz Party • 7323 Portales Rd • Colorado Springs, 80906 • 719-660-4868 •  www.csjazzparty.org - Colorado Springs Jazz Party is a nonprofit devoted to the preservation and encouragement of America’s original art form, jazz, culminating in an annual jazz party with top musicians from around the country.

Colorado Springs Philharmonic  • 719-520-SHOWwww.csphilharmonic.orginfo@csphilharmonic.org •  Now offering season and single tickets for their season of classical, pops, holiday and family concerts

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum • 215 S. Tejon, in the El Paso county Courthouse • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-385-5990www.cspm.org  • Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. • Free Admission • The Museum features Van Briggle Art Pottery, a fully restored courtroom, a collection of artifacts, changing exhibits, lectures and family friendly programs.

Colorado Springs School21 Broadmoor Rd • Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • 719-475-9747 www.css.org

Commonwheel Artists Co-op • 102 Canon Ave • Manitou Springs, CO 80829 • 719-685-1008www.commonwheel.com

Copilot Creative • 1301 W. Colorado Ave • Colorado Springs, CO 80904 • 719-633-5000

Credit Union of Colorado Foundationwww.cuofco.org • The Credit Union of Colorado Foundation provides scholarships, such as those granted through the Colorado Community College System Foundation. 

Dale E. Payne, CFP • 619 N. Nevada • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-633-0747 • www.dale-e-payne.com • dale@dale-e-payne.com • Dale Payne offers Sustainable Financial Planning for long term security, as well as a weekly email economic update.

Dave Beadles, State Farm Agent • 308 West Fillmore, Colorado Springs, Co. 80907 • 719-632-LIFE • Dave Beadles has served southern Colorado for 33 years with personal, local service • quotes 24/7 on auto, home and life with discounts up to 40% on auto • See website for details • davebeadles.net

DEX www.dexknows.com

Downtown Partnership • 111 S Tejon, Ste. 309 • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-886-0088 • Fax 719-886-0089 • Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm • www.downtown80903.com • When it comes to all things downtown; living the good life, greasing the wheels of commerce, creating a high-energy place to dine, shop and be entertained;  it all comes down to the Downtown Partnership. The partnership’s consolidates its resources on the website, allowing shoppers, diners, theatergoers, art lovers and sports people full information. Investors and prospective business people will find a plethora of research and demographics to save them time in their search for a good site. The partnership aims to aid existing entities and grow the downtown base, from more residents to more businesses.

Dublin Animal Hospital •  888 Dublin Blvd. • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-593-1336 • fax 719-598-4141www.dublinanimalhospital.com • Mon., Tues., Thurs. & Fri. open 7:30 am - 7:00 pm; Wed. 7:30 am - 6:00pm; Sat. 8:00 am - 2:00 pm • Dublin Animal Hospital celebrates and supports the human-animal bond by providing compassionate, high quality veterinary services and products for our client’s companion dogs, cats, birds, and exotic pets.


Echo Canyon River Expeditions • 45000 US Hwy 50 West • Canon City, CO 81212 • 800-748-2953

Elevation Auto • 890-D Dublin Blvd • Colorado Springs, CO • next to Dublin Animal Hospital • 719-522-1291www.elevationauto.com • Elevation Auto is an affordable solution to high dealer service costs, offering factory approved service that complies with all factory warranties, using factory parts. State of the art diagnostic equipment on site. Appointment information and maintenance schedules available on line at www.elevationauto.com

Ent Federal Credit Union719-574-1100www.ent.com • Ent Federal Credit Union, with 27 locations in Colorado Springs, Denver, and Pueblo, provides a full range of financial services for individuals and businesses.

Falcon School District 49 • ­ 10850 E. Woodmen Road, Peyton - www.d49.org ­• Falcon School District 49 is educating more than 17,000 students from pre-K to twelfth grade, with an emphasis on individualized learning and career and college goal-setting. Falcon School District 49 is inspiring students to achieve.

FIBArk • P.O. Box 762, Salida, CO 81201• www.fibark.com • 719-530-9080 • America’s Oldest Whitewater Festival – Held annually in June at Riverside Park in Salida, FIBArk celebrates life (and water sports) on the Upper Arkansas River with family fun, food, live music, a parade, carnival, boat races and more. Presented by Eddyline Brewing Company.

Fountain Valley School • 6155 Fountain Valley School Rd • Colorado Springs, CO  80911-2299 • 719-390-7035www.fvs.edu • Located in the Rocky Mountain West, Fountain Valley School is an independent, college-preparatory coeducational boarding and day school program for grades 9-12.

Paul Franco • Certified financial planner at Ameriprise Financial • Focused on retirement income strategies • More information is on the web by searching Paul Franco Ameriprise, or by calling 719-528-5882 • Ameriprise Financial Services Inc., Member FINRA and S I P C  

Gaddis, Kin, Herd & Craw P.C • 118 S. Wahsatch • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-471-3848lrg@gaddiskinherd.comwww.gaddiskinherd.com

Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado • 315 E. Costilla • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-473-4455www.gayandlesbianfund.org

Gazette • 30 S. Prospect • Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Gold Hill Mesa Partners, LLC • 142 S. Raven Mine Dr,  Ste. 200 • Colorado Springs, CO 80905 • 719-633-2202


Heuberger Subaru • 1080 Motor City Dr • Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • Sales & Service at 719-475-1920www.heubergermotors.com • Showroom open 8am - 8pm weekdays, 9am - 6pm Sat. • Heuberger is the number 1 Subaru dealer in the U.S., and the only authorized Subaru dealer in El Paso county. All Subaru models are available for browsing online and at the showroom. Subarus are all-wheel drive all the time. Heuberger’s service department is now open Saturdays for customer convenience from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., open 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. weekdays. Appointments can be made at 475-1920, or online at www.heubergermotors.com . Heuberger Subaru is family owned and operated, now for 36 years.

Honest Accurate Auto Service • 426 Nevada Mesa View • Colorado Springs, CO 80907 • 719-598-6306

Hopscotch Bakery • 333 S. Union Ave • Pueblo, CO 81003 • 719-542-4HOP • Around the corner from Steel City Diner in Pueblo. Open Monday - Saturday.

Housing & Building Association • 4585 Hilton Pkwy,  Ste. 100 • Colorado Springs, CO 80907 • 719-592-1800

Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region • 610 Abbott Ln • Colorado Springs, CO 80905 • 719-473-1741 • www.hsppr.org • Founded in 1949, HSPPR is dedicated to the care and protection of domesticated animals in our community. HSPPR rescues and cares for animals in distress, re-unites lost pets with their owners, finds loving permanent homes for homeless animals, teaches people how to properly care for and respect animals. In 2010 they served 31,500 animals in our community and beyond.


Icyshout LLC • 102 S. Tejon St, Ste. 220 • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-476-0456

Il Vicino • 2 Colorado Springs locations:  11 S. Tejon • 719-475-9224 & University Village, across from UCCS on N. Nevada Ave. • open for lunch and dinner daily •  www.ilvicino.com • Il Vicino is a contemporary Italian trattoria offering pizza, entrees, Paninis, signature salads, fresh baked pastas and hand-crafted micro-brewed ales, plus home-brewed root beer.

Imagination Celebration • 1515 N. Academy Blvd, Ste. 200 • Colorado Springs, CO 80909 • 719-597-3344

INDYGIVE • A program of the Pikes Peak Community Foundation • In 2012 helping 58 community nonprofits raise funds and build capacity. Deadline for nonprofits to apply in 2013 is March 31st. • Application is online at www.csindy.com on  @indygive on Twitter and Indy Give! on Facebook.

Indy Spirit Film Festival • 15715 Valdez Cr • Peyton, CO 80831 • 719-641-1333

Innovage719-553-0487 • Helping seniors live independently with customized solutions and support such as affordable day programs, healthcare, and in-home services. Learn more about InnovAge at www.myinnovage.org

Jack Quinn's Irish Ale House & Pub • 21 S. Tejon St • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-385-0766www.jackquinnspub.com .  • Jack Quinn's Irish Alehouse & Pub is a nationally-recognized establishment located in the heart of downtown Colorado Springs, Colorado. One block from the Antlers Hilton hotel, the pub is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. The restaurant offers a full menu of Irish fare and continental cuisine. A popular Sunday brunch is available weekly from 10 am to 3 pm. Banquet facilities offer great space for celebrations of every size.  The pub includes two spacious floors of dining and bar service with authentic interiors imported from Ireland.

Janska • 2255 Reliable Cr • Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • 719-634-2618www.janska.com • Janska locally designs, manufactures and distributes warm, fashion-forward women’s clothing, as well as their signature ‘Wellness Wear,’ with easy-on, easy-off features for people having trouble dressing themselves. Janska items range from Polartec® MocSocks and wraps, to full length dress coats.

Jones Theatre, Westcliffe Center for the Performing Arts • PO Box 790 • 119 Main St. • Westcliffe, CO 81252 • 719-783-3004 • www.jonestheatre.com • A cultural hub for the Wet Mountain Valley, bringing music, dance, theatre and more to Westcliffe, plus a summer Shakespeare Festival. The WCPA 10-Minute Play competition, internships, camps for kids, and youth theatre productions, too.


Koru Street • 224 N. Tejon • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-695-0065www.korustreet.com • Open 7 days in Nov. & Dec., Open Tues. –Sat. remainder of year • Koru Street carries Fair Trade and local goods, most made from recycled materials, such as African animals sculpted from discarded flip flops, and messenger bags made from Spanish festival banners. Proprietor Amy Stretmater has personal knowledge of her suppliers, to assure that goods are ethically produced and the proceeds go to the artisans


Law Office of Jeanne M. Wilson & Associates • 1160 Lake Plaza Drive, Suite 205 • Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • 719- 475-1495www.jwilsonlawoffice.com • With family law as the focus, the Law Office of Jeanne M. Wilson & Associates handles divorce, custody cases, parental rights, restraining orders, father’s rights, step-parent adoptions, and even grandparent rights. Initial consultations by phone are welcomed • 475-1495.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society • 720 S. Colorado Blvd, Ste. 5005 • Denver, CO 80246

Millibo Art Theater • TICKETS: 719-685-1861 or 719-685-4729www.themat.org

Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau • 354 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, CO 80829  Toll Free: 877-590-9798 Local: 719-685-5089 Fax:719-685-0355  Email: manitou@pikes-peak.com - www.manitousprings.org  Manitou Springs nestles at the foot of Pikes Peak, the home of artists, one-of-a-kind shops, restaurants, activities and lodging. Hosting visitors from near and far every day.

Martin Harper, PCwww.harpercpa.com • Martin Harper specializes in tax compliance and consulting for individuals and small businesses in Colorado Springs.

Mathnasium at Rockrimmon • (Rockrimmon & Vindicator in the Safeway Shopping Center) • 740 Village Center Dr • Colorado Springs, CO 80919 • 719-265-MATH (6284) • www.mathnasium.com/rockrimmonrockrimmon@mathnasium.com.  The Rockrimmon Mathnasium Learning Center’s program enriches a child's understanding of math, and provides help with math, even help with math homework. The Rockrimmon Mathnasium builds a child's Number Sense by making math Make Sense through enjoyable instructor-led sessions, with the goal of helping children develop problem solving skills, the skills that they need later in life.

Mediterranean Cafe • 118 E. Kiowa St • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-633-0115 • www.medcafe-co.comhttps://www.facebook.com/MedCafeCOS • The Mediterranean Café is a unique fast-casual, family owned restaurant featuring the freshest available ingredients and various house-made menu items.  A popular downtown eatery featuring fresh Mediterranean cuisine, including award-winning gyros, pita sandwiches, kabobs, salads, house made soups, assorted Regional appetizers and house-made specialties.  Enjoy small plates, sandwiches or a full, hearty meal.  Now also serving an assortment of craft beer and wine.  Open for lunch Monday through Saturday and dinner Tuesday through Saturday.  Dine in, carry out and catering.  Satisfying carnivores, vegetarians and vegans since 2001.

Memorial Hospital, University of Colorado Health • 1400 E. Boulder St. • Colorado Springs, CO 80909 • 719-365-5000 • Memorial Hospital North, University of Colorado Health • 4050 Briargate Parkway • Colorado Springs, CO 80920 • 719-364-5000www.uchealth.org • The mission of Memorial Hospital, now a proud part of University of Colorado Health is to improve lives: in big ways through learning, healing and discovery, and in small, personal ways through human connection. From health care to health, Memorial puts patients first, with integrity and excellence.

Monarch Ski & Snowboard Area •  #1 Powder Pl • Monarch, CO 81227 •  719-530-5000 • 888-996-snow (7669) . www.skimonarch.com  • Monarch mountain is an intimate, family-oriented ski area located in south central Colorado near Salida.  Monarch boasts an annual average of 350 inches of snowfall to cover its 800 acres of terrain, with trails ranging in difficulty from beginner to expert. Services include a ski and snowboarding school offering group and private lessons, a children's center, and a base lodge with an extensive menu of food and drinks.

Moonlight Pizza & Brew Pub in Salida • 242 F St. • Salida, CO 81202 • Open daily at 11:00 a.m. • 719-539-4277www.moonlightpizza.biz • Pizza, specialty pizzas, salads, calzones and a brewery with a community centered atmosphere and eco-consciousness.

Mountain Chalet • 226 N. Tejon St • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-633-0732

Mountain Equipment Recyclers • 1024 S. Tejon • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-210-6457 •  www.merecyclers.com • Mon.-Sat. 10:00-6:00 • Sun. 11:00-4:00 • Mountain Equipment Recyclers is an outdoor equipment  store and a social enterprise, founded to make a difference for the planet, and each other. Gear includes camping, backpacking, skiing, snowboarding, hiking, cycling, running, climbing, fly fishing, canoes/kayaks, and any other outdoor activity associated with this beautiful state. A percent of the proceeds are donated to military and environmental nonprofits. Donations and consignments welcome.

Mountain View Medical Group • 5575 Tech Center Dr, Ste. 106 • Colorado Springs, CO 80919 • 719-590-1177

National Alliance for Mental Illness • 510 E. Willamette • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-473-8477

Northstar Bank Colorado • 20 locations along the Front Range and northeastern Colorado • www.northstarbankCO.com •  Northstar Bank Colorado offers business banking, loans, personal banking, and more.  Northstar Bank Colorado - Building a brighter future.

 Old Colorado City Associationwww.shopoldcoloradocity.com • Shop, dine, discover Old Colorado City • 2 miles west of downtown Colorado Springs on Colorado Avenue • The Old Colorado City Association seeks to improve the civic and economic climate of Old Colorado City, the first capital of Colorado, with events honoring the historic flavor and unique businesses of the neighborhood.

Own Your Own Health303-995-8275www.oyoh.org • Own Your Own Health is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization working to provide you with tools & strategies to become a more engaged and empowered health consumer. OYOH offers individual coaching as well as community workshops to facilitate preparation for your healthcare and engagement in your health journey.  

Paddlefest•  Colorado Kayak Supply  • 327 E. Main • PO Box 730 • Buena Vista, CO 81211 • 888-265-2925 • CKS Paddlefest is an annual Memorial Weekend festival with live music, a beer garden, boat swap, paddling and kayak clinics, movie premiers and more.

Palmer Land Trust • 102 S Tejon, Ste 360 • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • www.palmerlandtrust.org  • Throughout the greater Pikes Peak region, Palmer Land Trust has helped protect and conserve nearly 75,000 acres of public open spaces, historic farms and ranches, critical habitat and stunning scenic vistas. From the sub-alpine meadows surrounding Pikes Peak to the shortgrass prairie of the Lower Arkansas Valley, to those special parks where hundreds of thousands of visitors come each year – Red Rock Canyon, Stratton, Manitou Section 16 – important lands will be here for generations to come.

Peak Performance Physical Therapy • 1015 N. Weber St. • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-635-6800www.peakperformancept.org • Specializing in recovery from orthopedic injuries, plus sports medicine and manual therapy, Peak Performance has a Feldenkrist therapist on staff. Peak Performance also coaches runners and triathletes in the Pose Method of running, and offers seminars, as well as individual coaching, that include video analysis and specific drills to learn the Pose Method.

Perennial Favorites • 360 Estelle St • Colorado City, CO 81019 • 719-489-3843www.pfplants.com • May 1-31 open daily, 9am - 5pm • June & July open, Wed -  Sat 9am - 5pm • Perennial Favorites specializes in native and other plants suited to Colorado’s climate, from Indian paint brush and perennials, to fruit trees, tomatoes and herbs. Newsletter, driving directions & catalog of plants are online at the website.

Phelan Gardens • 4955 Austin Bluffs Pkwy • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-574-8058 • open Mon-Fri 9am - 6pm, Sat 9am - 5pm  & Sun 10am - 5pm • www.phelangardens.com • Since 1981, a full service nursery and landscaping company offering bedding plants, perrenials, water plants, garden accessories and trees. also providing advice, hints and more online, and orders taken by phone - coupons on the website.

Pikes Peak Community Foundation • 703 N. Nevada Ave • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-389-1251

Pikes Peak Gay & Lesbian Community Center / The Pride Center • 2508 E Bijou St • Colorado Springs, CO 80909 • 719-471-4429 • fax 471-3293www.yourpridecenter.org • The pride center is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization proudly serving the interests of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region since 1978 • PPLGC is the organizer of pride fest, held annually in July, the rainbow pages directory of glbt friendly businesses, and the pride card, for discounts at area businesses. PPLGC also provides health and victim services.

Pikes Peak Lavender Film Festival • PO Box 1987 • Colorado Springs, CO 80901 • 719-38-MOVIE • www.pplff.org

Pikes Peak Workforce Center •  2306 E Pikes Peak Ave • Colorado Springs, CO 80909 • Job seekers 719-667-3700 • Businesses 719-667-3751 • Mon-Thurs 8am - 7pm •  Friday 8am - 5pm • www.ppwfc.org • The Pikes Peak Workforce Center supports business and promotes employment in El Paso and Teller counties by providing market-driven solutions for our community to succeed in the global economy.

Pikes Peak Writers Conference • PO Box 64273 • Colorado Springs, CO 80920 • www.pikespeakwriters.com  • The annual Pikes Peak Writers Conference is three days of workshops, motivational speakers, networking, and pitching to editors and agents, for writers of genre fiction, sci-fi, romance, literary fiction, memoir, and more.

Planet Granite • 3020 Stone St • Colorado Springs, CO 80907 • 522-0748www.planetgranite.us

Poor Richard's • 324 N. Tejon • Colorado Springs, Co 80903 • 719-578-5513

Rampart Roofing • 1353 S. 8th St, Suite 203 • Colorado Springs, CO 80905 • 719-487-7663 • fax 719-623-0135www.rampartroofing.com • Rampart Roofing provides service and advice to homeowners with roofing challenges such as wind exposure or hail damage, while working for sustainability by recycling asphalt shingles to road base. Rampart Roofing works with insurance companies, and can help guide clients toward roofing that is impact resistant.

Regional Transportation Authorization • 30 S. Nevada • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-632-4753

Relax the Back • 1234 Woodman Rd • Colorado Springs, CO 80920 • 719-574-0202

Reproductive Medicine & Fertility Centers, the offices of Dr. Paul C. Magarelli, MD, PhD. • 265 Parkside Dr., Suite 200 • Colorado Springs, CO 80910 • www.rmfcfertility.com877-475-BABY (2227) • Healing by creating one healthy baby - Dr. Magarelli wants the public to be informed about the improvements in fertility treatments, such as today's comprehensive chromosomal screening that has increased IVF rates to 80%, and has reduced the risks of multiple births. Through medical advances and efficiencies the Reproductive Medicine and Fertility Centers help make dreams of a baby come true for couples who found it prohibitive before, including taking care of our military couples, and patients undergoing cancer treatment who wish to
preserve their fertility • all without traveling outside southern Colorado.

Responsive Live Coaching • Chris Beadles, CCPC.• 719-570-4374 • Offering workshops with co-active coaching, challenges and self reflection to help clients move forward and achieve change. • “Having greater authenticity and genuineness by being present will put you on the lifelong path to enlightenment.” •                chris@responsivelifecoaching.com • Workshop details at responsivelifecoaching.com

Rock Ledge Ranch Historical Site •  Entrance off Gateway Rd in Garden of the Gods Park • 719-578-6777www.rockledgeranch.com • Annual events help support the site, including Fiddles, Vittles and Vino in July, and the Hollyberry House Folk Art Festival in September.  The Rock Ledge Ranch historic site is an educational, non-profit living history farm and museum, which depicts life in the Pikes Peak region in four time periods: American Indian area in 1775, 1860’s Galloway homestead, 1880’s Chambers home and ranch, and the 1907 Edwardian country estate.

Rocky Mountain Health Care Services • 2812 E. Bijou St. • Colorado Springs, CO 80909 • 719-457-0660www.rmhcare.org • Rocky Mountain Health Care Services believes that everyone deserves the opportunity to live in the community as independently as possible. RMHCS works with the brain injured and the frail elderly by providing treatment, skills training, and coordinated care to help participants live with dignity.

Rocky Mountain PBS (KTSC) • 220 Bonforte Blvd • Puebl0, CO 81001 • 719-549-2402


Salida Riverside Arts Festival • 2905 N. Inca St, Ste. 2058 • Denver, CO 80202 • 303-916-5711

Salida Arts Festival www.salidaartsfestival.com • 719-221-3112 • The Salida Arts Festival is a 2-D and 3-D juried art show run by and for artists. The annual show runs July 11 and 12, and is located at Salida’s Centennial Park, 410 West Highway 50 (next to the Salida Hot Springs Pool).

Sangres Art Guild • PO Box 205 • Westcliffe, CO 81252 • www.sangresartguild.org • 3rd Street Gallery at 59000 N. Hwy 69 • Mon - Sat: 10am – 5pm • Sun : Noon - 4pm • The Sangres Art Guild promotes the arts in the wet mountain valley with the annual ‘art hullabaloo’ and ‘the plein air paint out’ in September.

Sarah Stowell of Re/Max Properties, Inc. • 2630 Tenderfoot Hill St, Suite 100 • Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • 719-360-2285www.SarahKnowsHomes.comsarah.stowell@remax.net • Sarah Stowell works to bring a sense of joy, appreciation, and adventure to each home purchase or sale.  The website features an interactive map of detailed listings, plus information for both buyers and sellers.

S-CAP (Southern Colorado AIDS Project)  1301 S. 8th St, Ste 200 • Colorado Springs, CO 80905 • 719-578-9092800-241-5468www.s-cap.org • S-CAP offers hiv testing, support services and peer self-management training for hiv-positive people. In addition, S-CAP spearheads education and prevention programs. The red ribbon ball is their largest annaul fundraising event.

Shuga's • 702 S. Cascade • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719-337-9489

Sisters' Thrift & Boutique • Benefiting the Benet Hill Monastery • 8674 N. Union (in the Union Town Center) • 719- 633-0655www.benethillmonastery.org •  Gently used household items, clothing, books, and more.

Smart Prep Colorado  Offering traditional SAT and ACT prep classes, tutoring and college admission consultations  (719) 205-2149  smartprepcolorado.com

Songbird Supplies  124 E Cheyenne Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80906  719-328-9234  www.songbirdsupply.com  Locally owned and selling quality wild birdseed blends for the backyard bird feeding enthusiast. Birdseed recipes are specifically formulated for Colorado birds – no wasteful fillers and no ‘cheap-cheap’ ingredients. Also offering feeders, bird houses, gifts and accessories. Located next to Summerland Gardens in the Southgate/Ivywild neighborhood.

Sovereignty Wines • 1785 S. 8th Street, Suite B • Colorado Springs, CO 80905 • 719-389-0906 • www.sovereigntywines.com • Sovereignty Wines is a locally owned, family run business featuring 5,000 square feet of wine, beer and spirits.  A temperature controlled wine cellar, tasting room, premium wines, high-end scotches, microbrews and wine from around the world.

Spanish Peaks Celtic Music Festival • PO Box 612 • La Veta, CO 81055 • 719-742-5410

Sport Climbing Center • 4642 Northpark Dr. • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-260-1050www.sportclimbcs.com • Hours: Mon. • Fri. 11a-10p • Sat.-Sun. 11a-8p • The Sport Climbing Center offers more than 12,000 sq. ft. of climbing surface, with areas for bouldering - roofs, arets, dihedrals, arches and more, in a sculpted interior. Lessons for all levels, gear rentals, and party space, too.

Sportique Scooters • 1834 E. Platte • Colorado Springs, CO 80909 • 719-442-0048

Springshomes.com – PO Box 63837 – Colorado Springs, CO 80962– www.springshomes.com -  Realtors Joe and Jennifer Boylan combine over 30 years of experience in home sales with tech-savvy insight and professional production services to reach buyers as they start their home search. By harnessing technology Joe and Jennifer work personally and directly with their clients.

Squarespacewww.squarespace.com • Squarespace believes students and aspiring professionals need a place to showcase their work, and thoughts. Squarespace offers tools to build a website, portfolio, or online store. More about Squarespace’s student program at www.squarespace.com/students.

Star-Coloradowww.star-colorado.com719-357-2535 • Star-Colorado is a holistic, residential addiction recovery program, with individualized and healing attention from caring and experienced staff. Located in a resort-like setting in Cascade, Colorado, Star-Colorado offers support from the first call. More at Star-Colorado.com

Starlight Foundation  •  www.marchformiracles.org • The Starlight Foundation of Colorado Springs brings together experts from pediatric health care, technology and entertainment to create programs that brighten the lives of seriously ill children and their families. Outpatient and hospital-based offerings help children and families cope with daily challenges.

Steel City Theatre Co. & VIP Camp  241 S. Santa Fe Ave.  Pueblo, CO 81003  719-994-8289 • www.sctcpueblo.com - A nonprofit, Steel City Theatre Company presents professional theatre year ‘round with 11 shows slated for the 2015-2016, and season tickets on sale now. In the summer SCTC hosts the VIP Camp in both Colorado Springs and Pueblo for children Pre-K through 8th grade. The camps combine instruction in the performing arts, fun, individual development and empowerment, all while putting on a show. In 2015 the Colorado Springs camp is June 15-July 1; the Pueblo camp is July 6-Aug.1.

Summerland Gardens • 124 E. Cheyenne Rd • Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • 719-477-0267

Super Glass - Repairing chipped windshields and keeping factory glass in cars and out of landfills, with mobile service to listeners home or office.  superglasscosprings.com (719) 393-5710

Swirl Wine Bar • 717 Manitou Ave. #102 • Manitou Springs, CO 80829 • 719-685-2294www.swirlismybar.com •  Swirl Wine Bar  serves wine, draft beer, paninis, desserts and more in their restaurant. Open for lunch at 2pm.   Swirl Wine Emporium is located right next door with a sommelier chosen selection of wines for purchase.

Synergy Manual Physical Therapy • 4105 Briargate Pkwy, Ste. 255 • Colorado Springs, CO 80920 • 719-282-2320

Taiko Society • PO Box 2023 • Monument, Co 80132 • 719-302-5021

TEDx Colorado Springs • c/o Pikes Peak Community Foundation • 730 N. Nevada Ave. • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • www.tedxcoloradosprings.com • Tedx Colorado Springs is an independent and licensed Ted Talks event, holding their inaugural event on October 11, 2014 at Stargazer’s Theater, 10:00 to 3:00. The theme of this year’s event is ‘Choosing to Start’, providing inspiration for action from local and national speakers.

Terra Verde • 208 N. Tejon St • Colorado Springs , CO 80903 • 719-444-8621 • A locally owned  boutique with jewelry, gift product, women's wear and home furnishings from around the globe.

Tessa • 435 Gold Pass Heights • Colorado Springs, CO 80901-2662 • Crisis Line 24/7: 719-633-3819www.tessacs.org • Office 633-1462 • Tessa’s mission is to help women and their children achieve safety and well-being while challenging communities to end sexual and family violence.

The Practical I.T. Solution • 112 E. Cheyenne Road • Colorado Springs, Co. 80906 • 719-694-1112 • thepracticalitsolution.com • Commercial & Residential Computer, Tablet, T.V. & Cellphone repair • Web Design, Consulting & Troubleshooting • Network & Home Theatre Installation. 

The Resource Exchange – 418 S. Weber St. – Colorado Springs, CO 80903 – 719-380-1100– www.tre.org - The mission of The Resource Exchange is to build independence for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Support and programs are customizable for infants and throughout the lifespan, and are coordinated with a variety of over 90 partners throughout the community.

Thomas Maclaren School •  A Public Charter school • 303 Austin Bluffs Pkwy • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-313-4488www.maclarenschool.org • Thomas Maclaren offers middle and high school students a rigorous liberal-arts education in the very best our tradition has to offer, emphasizing primary texts, music and art, moral seriousness, and a lifelong sense of wonder. classes are not tracked; all students, from all backgrounds, are encouraged to become a part of this community of learners, each urging the other toward excellence. At Thomas Maclaren school we don’t teach to the test, we teach.

 Trails & Open Spaces Coalition •  1426 N. Hancock, Ste. 4 , Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • Hours: 8am - 4pm (call to ensure office is open) • 719-633-6884 • Fax: 719-633-7480 • The Trails and Open Space Coalition is a non-profit organization working to preserve open space and rural land; and create a network of trails, bikeways and greenways in the Pikes Peak region. We work cooperatively with local and regional governments, community organizations, businesses, families and individuals who share the vision of an interconnected network of trails, greenways and open space. We do this through advocacy, education, project funding and volunteer programs. We work primarily in El Paso and Teller counties. However, we also get involved in state and national issues such as transportation funding. For the most part, our funding  comes from private sources: memberships, events, grants and contributions • (www.trailsandopenspaces.org)

TwoCor, Building Bridges to Manhood • 625 Arrawanna St. • Colorado Springs,
CO 80909 • 719-471-6916www.twocor.com • TwoCor assists at-risk young men by forging trust, providing direction and creating hope through work ethic
development and job training.

UCCS Auxiliaries • 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-255-3504

UCCS Department of History • 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. •  Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • www.uccs.edu/history719-255-4069 • fax 719-255-4068http://uccshistory.wordpress.com • The Department of History at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs is a community of scholars who seek to understand the past and strive to introduce students to the process of historical thinking.

UCCS Gallery of Contemporary Art • 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-255-3504

UCCS Graduate School • MH 310A, UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-255-3072 •  www.uccs.edu/gradschl • The UCCS Graduate School oversees more than 20 Masters and PhD programs in six colleges.

UCCS Graduate School of Public Affairs • 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-262-4182www.uccs.edu719-255-4993www.uccs.edu/spa/  • UCCS School of Public Affairs offers graduate, undergraduate and certificate programs aimed at careers in government, the public sector, nonprofit organizations, and criminal justice, building professional management and policy-making abilities to develop cross-cutting and transferable skill sets for public service. Programs range from criminal justice and homeland security, to public administration, nonprofit management, nonprofit fund development and more.

UCCS HealthCircle Primary Care Clinic • The Lane Center • 4863 North Nevada Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-255-8001www.uccsprimarycare.com - Acute and chronic illness care, routine lab services and physical examinations. Most major insurances accepted.

UCCS Office of Student Activities • 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. • Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • 719-255-3540www.uccs.edu/OSA • The Office of Student Activities hosts over 150 events per year from week long programs, weekend programs, to specialty events such as concerts and dances. They provide the co-curricular element to campus life that allows students to succeed in their collegiate experience.

Wag N Wash Pet Food & Bakery • Three locations: 1625 W Uintah, Colorado Springs, CO 80904 • 719-457-WASH • and 1234 E Woodman Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80920 • 719-228-9274 • Northeast corner of Powers & Stetson Hills – 719-572-9274 - Wag N Wash provides a large selection of healthy choices for cat and dog diets, a variety of selected pet toys and tasty treats. In addition, offering self-pet washing facilities cleaned after each visit, plus full service pet grooming by appointment. The gourmet pet bakery makes fresh cookies, cupcakes and bite sized treats daily • www.wagnwash.com • Hours: Monday – Saturday: 10am – 8pm, Sunday: 10am – 6pm.

Western Museum of Mining & Industry • Reservations at  719-488-0880www.wmmi.org

Woodland Park • Office of Economic & Downtown Development • PO Box 9007 • Woodland Park, CO 80866 • 719-687-6954www.city-woodlandpark.org • Elevate any day in scenic Woodland Park, where it’s cooler, less crowded, and just minutes up spectacular Ute Pass. Unique shops and boutiques, fun local eateries and watering holes, art, music, festivals, trails • plus an Old West flavor • there’s lots to do in the City Above the Clouds.

World Arena • 3185 Venetucci Blvd  Colorado Springs, CO 80906 • 719-477-2121www.worldarena.com

Zodiac • 230 Pueblo Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80903 • 719 632 5059 • The Zodiac is a bar and venue for live original music, performance art and burlesque, featuring local and national acts.  Open 2pm to 2am daily on the southeast side of downtown Colorado Springs.  Schedule of events and more at zodiacvenue.com