Our Town is the show that spotlights the community and makes you the star!
Broadcasting live on Southern Colorado’s favorite radio stations
Saturday 6a-7a and Sunday 2p-3p on 740 KVOR
Sunday 6a-6:30a on 92.9 Peak FM, Cat Country 95-1, 98.1 KKFM, 98.9 Magic FM & XTRA Sports 1300
On-air host Sarada Connors connects the community with free events and local non-profits, athletes, filmmakers, authors, musicians, rising professionals plus much more.
Sarada Connors has won 4 Colorado Springs Independent awards for “ Best Of Talk Radio Personality “ and “ Best Local Radio Show”. Nominated for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Woman of the Year and won the LLS Community Involvement Award.
Sarada was also nominated for the SCWCC Accolades Award for the Young Professional of the Year and is a 4-time winner of for the Best of Colorado Springs Award for Media Production for Our Town.
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Coming up this week on Our Town
Mary Warner- FOX EPC
FOX EPC, Inc., is a non-profit organization started in 2009 to support and promote horticulture, agricultural, food safety/nutrition and youth development programs in El Paso County including, but not limited to, Colorado State University Extension in El Paso County, CO, and to encourage and increase community support for those programs. The primary fundraising activity for FOX is its annual garden tour. Since the tour’s inception in 2011, this popular event has been in various Colorado Springs locations, including Village Seven, the West Side, the Old North End, Patty Jewett, the Broadmoor, and north central Colorado Springs. The 2021 tour, “A Midsummer Stroll,” revisits the Old North End July 17 & 18th. For more info go to: http://www.coloradospringsgardentour.org (extensionfriends.org)
Lauren Foster- All Breed Rescue & Training
All Breed Rescue & Training (ABRT) is a nonprofit dog rescue and training organization based in Colorado Springs. Since 1994, they have been rescuing, rehabilitating, and finding forever families for dogs deemed unadoptable and facing euthanasia. Their 98% adoption success rate proves that the positive reinforcement- and relationship-based training works. And they offer this training to the whole community—the many on-site, certified, trainers can help make your canine a happy member of your family, always.
Ben Schoch- Kids Crossing
Becoming a foster parent is a life changing decision, and being a foster parent is a tough job! Foster care is not for everyone, but if you are ready to commit to foster youth in need, Kids Crossing is here to support you every step of the way. Locations in Denver, Colorado Springs and Pueblo. You may also consider sponsoring a foster family event! Kids Crossing holds various types of events and outings for their families throughout the year, and your contribution can help subsidize the costs of these events. To donate, volunteer or look into becoming a foster family follow them on Facebook or go to:
Chris Smith- Jackson In Action 83
Vincent often spoke fondly of his adolescent years spent in Colorado Springs while his father was stationed at Fort Carson. With the support of many good and faithful friends, the Jackson in Action 83 Foundation is hosting the Vincent Jackson Memorial Golf Tournament presented by Mr. Handyman and Mr. Electric of Colorado Springs on Friday, July 16, 2021 at Eisenhower Golf Club (Blue Course) located at the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO. Through hosting of this golf tournament, the foundation plans to increase the annual scholarship awards for military dependents in Widefield School District 3. Since 2014, $20,000 in scholarships have been awarded to graduates at Widefield HS, Vincent’s alma mater.
JAKE WALKER- OUR TOWN ON THE STREETS/ SPECIAL GUEST