PO Box1424 Erie, CO 80516-1424
Coronavirus Response- Resources and Events
Tiger Packs Drop off/Pick up on Tuesday, March 17 was a huge success!
Thank you Erie community!
We received such generous donations that we were able to provide the families we serve with our usual Tiger Packs, large boxes of extra food items including loaves of bread, gas and grocery cards, toiletries, Girl Scout cookies and craft kits.
Here is one of the thankful messages we received:
"I thought I was going to have to choose between feeding my family and getting my ignition cylinder replaced. Until I saw how much y'all gave us! On top of the gift cards for King Soopers!"
Erie UpLink is privileged to partner with Erie/SVVSD schools, Erie Food Bank, Erie churches, area organizations and Individuals like YOU to coordinate food-assistance and resources for Erie families during this uncertain time.
Because the situation is evolving rapidly, Erie UpLink is working to provide responsive food-assistance to families who rely on our Tiger Packs program. We will post our events as well as other resources and updates on our Facebook page and this webpage.
SVVSD Meals: St. Vrain Valley Schools will be opening 11 drive-thru pickup sites where students, families, and staff can receive lunch and breakfast food items.
The daily drive-thru pickup window is 11:00-12:30 p.m. at 11 district locations:
In Erie at Soaring Heights PK-8
Meals will not be available during Spring Break but services will resume on Monday, March 30 if school closures extend beyond Spring Break.
Colorado Low-income Energy Assistance Program
LEAP is a federally funded program that helps eligible hard-working Colorado families, seniors and individuals pay a portion of their winter home heating costs. Their goal is to help bring warmth, comfort and safety to your home and family by assisting with heating costs. Heat assistance may be available to you.
Tiger Packs UpDate:
1) If your family is in need of food assistance, you live in Erie, and you are not already receiving Tiger Packs, please sign on our Tiger Packs Tab
2) The final 2 Tiger Packs Distributions will be April 14 and May 12, we will deliver your food bags/boxes to your front porch.
3) If you currently receive Tiger Packs, please make sure we have your current phone number and delivery address- email us this information please at firstname.lastname@example.org
4) We hope to have another drive up event later this spring when gathering together is again advisable- date TBA