Colorado store helps wildfire victims

Engel, Clint
June 2002
Furniture/Today;6/17/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that Lindsey Passmore, owner of Warehouse Furniture and Bedding in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, has turned his showroom into a temporary shelter to aid victims of wildfires in the state. Amount spent by the store on supplies for guests; Store's distance from the nearest fires; Number of families sheltered by the store.


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