On behalf of the staff and youth and families we serve throughout the 9th Judicial district (Aspen to Parachute), we want to extend our deepest gratitude to everyone who joined us April 16th in support of YouthZone and Valley Settlement. Your presence, laughter, and warm camaraderie created a truly memorable evening. We want to thank you for your generous contributions, as all tips collected during the event will directly support the impactful work of YouthZone and Valley Settlement. Your participation in this event demonstrates your commitment to shaping a better future for our community’s youth. YouthZone raised $4,294 through the generosity of Bay Equity, Fridas, Valley Settlement, and our local community members.

A very special thanks and appreciation to Mike Picore at Bay Equity, Alex Mondragon at Apline Bank, Valley Settlement and their staff, Emma, Fabian, Gustavo, your cooks, and all staff members for their hard work and dedication in making this event a success!

Once again, we express our sincerest appreciation for lending your support, sharing laughter, and making this event a resounding success. We are truly grateful for your generosity and look forward to the continued collaboration in creating a brighter future for our community.

Event Details

Join Bay Equity Home Loans for an unforgettable night at Frida Authentic Mexican Restaurant!


This event, taking place on Tuesday, April 16th (with reservation seatings at 5:30pm and 7:30pm), centers around a fun-filled evening of dining with a twist - all in support of YouthZone and Valley Settlement. Expect an evening full of laughter, camaraderie, delicious Mexican cuisine, and potentially slightly haphazard service, as YouthZone board members and leadership step into the shoes of servers for the evening.

Dress casual for this quirky event, hosted at the spacious Frida Authentic Mexican Restaurant, located at 1814 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs, CO 81601.

Reservations are required for this unique experience, so make sure you secure your seat by calling Kristi Picore at 970.309.5213.


All tips collected during the event go directly to support the impactful work of YouthZone and Valley Settlement. Don't miss the chance to enjoy an unforgettable meal, share plenty of laughs, and generously support the work these organizations are doing in our community. We can't wait to serve you!