Save a four-legged life and foster or adopt a cocker spaniel from Rocky Mountain Cocker Rescue. Meet loyal pups from around the region. Watch your heart melt.
Petco Colorado Springs Cocker Showcase
Saturday, Nov. 28, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Powers Petco, 3050 N. Powers Blvd.
Support Give! participants Yobel International in their fight against poverty and international slavery. Shop for everyone on your holiday gift list among Yobel's ethical and unique items (including discounted and clearance merchandise) and enjoy some refreshments. Donate to Give! for additional discounts.
Yobel Market Holiday Open House
Saturday, Nov. 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Yobel Market, 27 S. Sierra Madre St.
Build a little Italy
Donate any component of an Italian pasta dinner — noodles, canned tomato sauce, canned vegetables, dry breadsticks and more — and help build a grand meal for 500 veterans and their families.
Pasta for Patriots Food Drive
Brookdale Skyline, 2365 Patriot Heights
For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see Listings on p. 44.