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Greetings Friends,

Thanks to all of the volunteers who came out for the September clean up!  The next clean up will be Saturday, October 25th.
Our 2014 Volunteer Party, Ambush! will be October 5th from noon - 5 PM at the top of the Amphitheatre South Stage
We are proud to include not two but three bands for our entertainment, all featuring our very own volunteer members:
  • Atomga
  • Hamhock
  • McKenzie Pass
Friends of Red Rocks Election News - Three Vacancies on the Board of Directors
December 6th, 2014 - Election and Annual Membership Meeting.
We have set a tentative date for our annual general membership meeting and board of directors' election. This year we have three vacancies up for election.
Current board members are Michael Anslinger, Cy Davis, Toni Delfini-Gallagher, Tricia Kalish and Andrew Schroeder. Cy, Toni, and Andrew will be finishing their two-year term at the end of the year.
Members that are interested in a Board position please submit a Letter of Interest by October 30th, 2014 detailing your qualifications, experience, and why your Board service would benefit the preservation of Red Rocks and the organization. These statements will be made public for review in the weeks leading up to the election. Please limit your letter to no more than one page.
Board of Director duties include but are not limited to:
  • Upholding and executing the mission of FoRR.
  • Attendance at Board meetings approximately once a month.
  • General housekeeping of the organization including taxes, Secretary of State filings and execution of financial obligations.
  • Interface with the general membership to cultivate ideas, concerns and objectives for the direction of FoRR.
  • Interface with City of Denver officials and staff to establish and maintain the roles of FoRR with Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre.
  • Establishing relationships with other organizations that share the FoRR mission.
  • Coordination and approval of FoRR subcommittee objectives.
  • Coordination and administrative duties associated with current roles of FoRR including clean ups, special projects and concert volunteer selection.
  • The implementation of training programs that comply with current FoRR roles.
  • Mediating issues associated within and outside the general membership.
  • Fundraising.
The final details on the election procedure and location are forthcoming. Watch for more details in the coming weeks.
We also welcome submittals of nomination by members for people you would like to see on the board. Encourage these people to run for the board!.
Thank you,
Board of Directors, Friends of Red Rocks


If you have any questions regarding this election or meeting please email: 

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Photo by Phil Blanton


2014 T-Shirts will be available for $15 each at the next end of month clean up!  To stay up to date on Friends of Red Rocks events, sign up for our Email Newsletter along the right side of our website.

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We accept tax-deductible charitable donations for the purposes of:

  • tools and equipment
  • safety equipment
  • storage and maintenance
  • promotion

Past and current projects in support of our mission have included:

  • Monthly trail clean-ups
  • Trail construction and repair
  • Native Garden at the Trading Post
  • Renovation of the amphitheater
  • Open space concerns in the Morrison Valley
  • Concert booking contracts
  • Television and radio transmission towers on Mt. Morrison
  • CCC Memorial Statue (now located at the upper amphitheatre entrance)
  • National Historic Landmark status

The Friends of Red Rocks educational gardens featuring native Colorado plants between the trading post and the amphitheater.  Check out our garden blog to learn more:


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