About the Fund

ABOUT THE FUND The 34th annual Gazette-El Pomar Foundation Empty Stocking Fund provides resources for local health and human service agencies in the Pikes Peak region on the front lines of helping people in crisis and assisting others in attaining self-sufficiency. Over the past 33 years, the Fund has raised more than $18 million. In 2016, the Empty Stocking Fund exceeded its goal to raise $1 million and it hopes to do that again during the 2017-18 campaign to meet the growing demand for services in our community. The 2017-18 campaign will be heldĀ Thanksgiving Day through January 19, 2018. 100% of the fundsĀ go directly to agencies … Continue reading About the Fund