Grocery Cart Races Raise $50,000 for the Homeless Shelter

March 15th, 2017

Great Teamwork and Great Fun!  On Havana Street helps organize, market and host the annual grocery cart races at Safeway at 1677 S Havana with our partners from Mile High Behavioral Health and Safeway.  Over 30 teams raised funds to participate in this year’s event.  Several major corporate sponsors also stepped up in a big way.  This event raised $50,000 this year to support Comitis Crisis Center and Colfax Community Network!

Congratulations Winners!

Thank You Sponsors!

You can still give!

If you missed this event and would like to donate to Comitis Crisis Center and the Colfax Community Network, please go onto their Colorado Gives page at this link:

Watch the reaction of the crowd on the video linked above as the Falck Ambulance Company T-Rex Grocery Cart Racing Team arrives a Safeway for the 7th Annual Grocery Cart Races to benefit the homeless.  This event raised $50,000 for the food pantry at Comitis Crisis Center, Aurora’s only homeless shelter, and the Colfax Community Network which helps out low income families living in the motels along Colfax in Aurora.  The T-Rex Team was awarded the best costume prize.