Category Archives: Nonprofit

Bent County Development Foundation

Bent County Development Foundation
332 Ambassador Thompson Blvd.
Las Animas, CO 81054

Phone: 719-456-0452


Office is open Monday thru Friday 8:00AM – 4:30PM.

Our mission is to promote the general economic activity of our local community, and to improve the standard of living for its existing and future residents.

Kim MacDonnell, Executive Director

Acelynn Ratzlaff, Administrative Assistant

Las Animas Helping Hands

P.O. Box 576
811 Hurd Ave.
Las Animas, CO 81054-1467
Phone: 719-468-3396
Fax: 719-456-2997
Open 9:00am – 5:00pm or as needed for emergencies.
Emergency assistance for residents of Bent County who are going through a crisis and need help with their utilities, gas, rent, food, prescriptions and other emergencies.  Free budgeting classes, transportation for medical appointments, and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance are available by appointment.
Commodities are handed out on the 2nd Monday of each month beginning at 10:00 a.m. at
the Bent County Garage located across the street east of the Bent County Courthouse.