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Located in the heart of our great city, David Street Station prides itself on being the place where Casper families, children, friends, and visitors can come together to take part in free and low-cost activities throughout the entire year. Whether guests are playing in the splash pad, skating on the ice rink, or enjoying live music on a warm summer night, community members of all ages and abilities can make memories at David Street Station. After nearly four years of operations the venue has truly become the place #WhereCasperComesTogether!
David Street Station is not affiliated with the City of Casper and is solely funded through generous community members in the form of private and corporate donations, event sponsorships, and grants. After what a difficult year it has been, the facility has struggled to obtain income from these sources which has jeopardized the ability to hold future events.
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Additionally, David Street Station did not receive any COVID-19 relief funding or PPP because of its unique classification as an entity of the Casper Downtown Development Authority. Despite the significant operational and financial challenges currently facing David Street Station, the venue is proud to have created a space that is still bringing our community together. DSS is thankful for those community members who have stood with them through this storm.
That’s why this week, they are asking the community to get involved to help raise funding for the year ahead through the #SupportTheStation campaign! In addition to the online campaign and direct donation platform, an incredibly generous group of volunteers will be participating in the first ever David Street Station Spring Ring call-a-thon. All day Friday, April 30th, supporters of David Street Station will be calling their personal networks to help rally the community behind the cause that matters so much to each of them.
Through each phone call, it is the hope that the mission of David Street Station is spread through our community like wildfire and the eagerness for individuals to donate, volunteer, and get involved is amplified. The facility will be sharing live donation updates throughout the week on their social media accounts with an ultimate goal of raising $100,000.
David Street Station humbly thanks you in advance for your support!