Press Releases and Substance Abuse News

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2016 News Releases


12.20.16 Arapahoe House to Close Detox


9.21.16 Denver Broncos Super Bowl Champion Rod Smith Scores Big for Arapahoe House


5.9.16 -- Denver Broncos Super Bowl Champion Rod Smith to Deliver Keynote at Annual Arapahoe House Luncheon


3.16.16 -- Arapahoe House Names New Board Members and CFO


2.4.16--Colorado's Largest Provider of Substance Use Disorder Treatment Names Insurance Leader New CEO


2015 News Releases


9.16.15--Sold Out Arapahoe House Luncheon with David Feherty Raises Most Money in Event’s History


7.10.15--Arapahoe House’s Sold-Out Golf Tournament Raises more than $70,000 for Programs


3.4.15--Golf’s Favorite Funnyman David Feherty to Deliver Keynote at Annual Arapahoe House Luncheon


2014 News Releases


12.8.14--Patti Robinson Honored with 2014 Ruston Award for Philanthropy from Arapahoe House


11.17.14--New Arapahoe House Board Members and Chair Named


9.18.14--Back by Popular Demand, Dr. Drew Champions the Mission of Arapahoe House and Helps Raise More than $230,000


7.8.14--Arapahoe House’s Sold-Out Golf Tournament Increases Revenue by 24 Percent


6.25.14--DUI Admissions to Arapahoe House Detox Facilities Involving Marijuana Nearly Double Since Legalization


1.24.14--Back by Popular Demand: Dr.Drew Slated for a Denver Return in September for Arapahoe House Luncheon


2013 News Releases

9.20.13--With Support from the Alcohol Industry, Arapahoe House Holds its Highest Grossing Luncheon Yet


6.28.13--Arapahoe House Raises More Than $58,000 at Sold-Out Annual Golf Tournament


4.17.13--In Anticipation of Saturday’s “4/20” Events, Colorado Parents Urged to Have Preventive Marijuana Conversations with Children 


3.25.13--Sequester: The Fiscal Cliff for Publically Funded Addiction Treatment Services


3.15.13--Arapahoe House Honors Jefferson Center for Mental Health at 12th Annual Marcella C. Rapp Community Partner Luncheon


2.6.13--“Family Ties” Actress Meredith Baxter to Deliver Keynote at Arapahoe House’s Annual Luncheon


1.4.13--Patients and Providers Plan Heartfelt Testimony for Denver Congressional Field Hearing on Mental Health and Addiction Parity 


2012 News Releases

11.21.12--Arapahoe House Announces Interim CEO


9.28.12--John Larroquette Helps Raise $200,000 for Community Addiction Treatment Services


7.25.12--Theater Shooting: Arapahoe House advises increased awareness of alcohol use to cope with the tragedy 


7.5.12---What Healthcare Reform and the Affordable Care Act Means for Arapahoe House, Colorado’s Leading Nonprofit Provider of Drug and Alcohol Treatment


6.22.12--Arapahoe House Sells Out 12th Annual Golf Tournament, Raises $63,000 


1.18.12--Five-Time Emmy, Tony Award-Winning Actor John Larroquette to Headline Arapahoe House Fall Fundraiser


2011 News Releases


11.2.11--Arapahoe House Awarded $2.4 Million in Grants from SAMHSA for Pregnant/Postpartum Women and Deaf/Hard of Hearing Services 


10.26.11--Arapahoe House Names Six New Board Members, Two Key Staff


9.23.11--Christopher Kennedy Lawford inspires 600 Arapahoe House Luncheon attendees and helps raise $212,000 for addiction treatment services 


8.23.11--Arapahoe House Names 2011 Ruston Award Recipients 


4.14.11--Arapahoe House Urges Coloradans to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 30th 


4.8.11--Academy Award-Winning Actor Richard Dreyfuss to Speak at Arapahoe House Fundraiser


2.22.11--Arapahoe House Names New Board Members, Presidents and Staff


2010 News Releases


9.24.10--Dr.Drew Helps Launch New Arapahoe House Event


6.23.10--Arapahoe House Raises $42,000 from 10th Anniversary Golf Tournament


6.10.10--Arapahoe House Selected to Participate in National, Groundbreaking Study on Exercise and Addiction


4.15.10--Arapahoe House Launches New Event Featuring Dr.Drew


3.11.10--Arapahoe House Celebrates 35 years in the Community with an Inaugural Luncheon featuring Dr. Drew, Local Artist Mural Design Contest and Signature Golf Tournament


2009 News Releases


12.10.09--This Saturday: Arapahoe House Hosts Adopt a Family Event at Children’s Museum of Denver


11.16.09--Combating Addiction during the Holidays


10.6.09--White House Drug Czar visits the Denver EFFECT program


9.23.09--Arapahoe House Names New Board Presidents and Staff


8.25.09--Students in Need Get Strong Start on School Year with Record-High School Supply Donations


8.19.09--Golfing for a Good Cause: Arapahoe House Hosts 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament 


8.18.09--Arapahoe House Applauds Governor Ritter’s Protection of Colorado’s Most Vulnerable Populations


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