Strive scheduled benefit Kentucky Derby party

Strive has scheduled its annual Tulips & Juleps Kentucky Derby fund-raiser for 2 to 5 p.m. May 6 at the Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, 641 Strutters Ave.

Tickets sell for $35 and are available online at

In addition to watching the Kentucky Derby, participants can purchase raffle tickets to bet on races.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Strive, a Mesa County organization that for more than 50 years has provided services to help children and adults with developmental challenges. For more information, visit