Fresh Start in collaboration with The Riverfront Community Foundation, Rude Recreation Center, Council woman Judy H. Montero, Denver Parks and Recreation, Denver Police Department and the Southwest Community Collaborative Partnership (CCP) Center invite Sun Valley residents and their families to attend a fun event on Saturday, August 6, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The celebration will take place at Rude Recreation Center – Baseball Fields located at 2855 West Holden Place (12th and Federal). Sun Valley residents will enjoy great food, beverages, games, and have an opportunity to cheer on the Rude Recreation Center T-Ball Teams!
Sun Valley Summer Experience Background
Fresh Start, on behalf of the SW CCP Center and Rude Recreation Center, was granted $2,000 from the Riverfront Community Foundation for a Sun Valley Summer Experience which would be used as a model for future funding and year round sports activities for needy families, children, and youth. Mark Smith, President of the Riverfront Community Foundation donated $1,000 of his personal funds to the Sun Valley Summer Experience. Mark is challenging donors to match his donation or contribute or whatever they are able to help the Sun Valley Summer Experience continue year round and well into the future!
To provide Sun Valley Residents a positive summer sports and recreation experience
Participate in T-Ball Teams, Coach Pitch and Swim Teams
Participate physical fitness classes for youth and adults
Engage the community in positive outdoor and indoor activities
Build positive relationships and responsiveness to Sun Valley’s culturally diverse resident population