Meetings and Events

Meetings are on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 3:00 pm
In person at Chaffee County Social Services,114 Linderman Ave.,  Buena Vista
Or, contact to attend on Zoom

Keep an eye on this page for new events

NOTE: Change in meeting day - Now 3rd Wednesday of the month

  • Two Trafficking Educational classes and book signings by John DiGirolamo, author of "It's Not about the Sex.".
    August 1st, 11-1 at the Buena Vista Library, and August 2nd, 11-1 at the Salida Library. Lunch served at both events.

  • Visit our booth at Gold Rush Days on August 13th and 14th.

  • Haven for Hope Fundraiser Gala!  Tue, Aug 23, Mount Princeton  Hot Springs Resort.

  • October 15th Walk for Freedom!  Buena Vista 10-1 at Forest Square Park. Salida 2-5 at the 1st Presbyterian Church.

Some of Our Past Events

Eating pizza for a good cause! Moonlight Pizza in Salida sponsored BV HOPE on Monday, November 1st.  10% of the daily sales went to donated to BV HOPE.

The Halloween Jazz Concert 2021. Thanks to the Merchants Big Band and all those who contributed to the silent & live auctions. Thanks also to all bidders and those who donated to Haven for Hope.


The Annual Walk for Freedom was a great success. 
Thank you to everyone who participated, to the
First Presbyterian Church where we staged the walk, and to the businesses and people who donated prizes and money. We joined people in over 450 cities and 50 countries for the 8th annual Walk For Freedom to abolish slavery one step at a time.  BV HOPE hosted the silent Walk in Salida this year.

Two events to pack HOPE Bags for Survivors! 

BV HOPE members at the ribbon cutting for the new Salida Chamber of Commerce Building.

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The Storage Area Sale & Barbecue was a huge success! Many thanks to everyone who made it happen, and to those who shopped the sale! 

More of our Past Events
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Copy of HopeSign

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Copy of walk for freedom 2017

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Copy of schoolskit

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Copy of HopeSign

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  • Educating school children to help them understand how to be safe

  • Training educators, first responders, and medical professionals

  • The Walk for Freedom

  • The BV HOPE info booth at local festivals

  • Selling handmade goods by survivors and for survivors

  • Support for  The Freedom Tour cyclists

  • Packing HOPE Bags for rescued survivors

  • BV HOPE's booth at the Knights of Columbus breakfast

  • Trafficking 101 training to understand trafficking, recognize it, and what to do if you see it,