Stout Street graduates from left, Scott Kindel, Kenneth Cooke, Keenon van de Bogaard, Walter Baker, Savannah Ellis, Katrina McCafferty, Curtis Silbaugh, Bryce Beddall and Rebecca Michalaka

Stout Street Foundation’s Annual Fall Luncheon

Oct 31

The Stout Street Foundation’s Annual Luncheon was a celebration of change, hope, and life. Over 200 supporters, and Stout Street staff and program graduates attended the event, which was held downtown at the Denver Athletic Club, on Tuesday, October 28th….

Mary Jane Voelker, left, and Sharon Swerdfeger

Good Morning, Pueblo Community College Foundation!

Oct 29

Ernest Montoya rode his bike from Pueblo West to Pueblo Community College every day for the past two years; it didn’t matter if it was extreme heat or snowing. After a gap of almost 35 years, Ernest found himself wanting to…

It's a fun night for this group!

A Magical Night of Masquerade

Oct 25

By day it’s a bustling professional office building. By night – well, for one night – it’s a party palace. On Saturday evening Denver Human Services hosted the 4th annual Black & White Masquerade Ball, to benefit GIVE Denver, in…

Jamie Foxx with Laura Isaza and Amelia Rysavy

Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show 2014

Oct 25

The recurring theme from family and friends of people with Down Syndrome is that they are a special gift. They exist on such an uninhibited and happy plane that they bring so much joy to those around them. As the…

Mary and Brett Harris, with daughter Jaqueline

Aurora Mental Health Center’s 8th Annual Student Art Show and Contest

Oct 22

Over 400  pieces of art  from 34 different schools were on display Wednesday, October 22nd at the 8th Annual “Living Life to the Fullest” student art show and contest, presented by Aurora Mental Health. Students from kindergarten through 12th grade…

The day's honorees: Effie Henderson, Alicia Ramirez and Kathy Mojica with CWEE ED Laurie Harvey

Aspire. Act. Achieve

Oct 22

“CWEE is the best thing that could have happened to me.” — Alicia Ramirez, CWEE 2014 Outstanding Alumnae Award Recipient Alicia Ramirez is endearingly bashful. She doesn’t want to share about herself, especially in a boastful way. But, she does…

Danny Villanueva, left, DSF ED Dr. Nate Easley, Federico Pena

Denver Scholarship Foundation Hosts Gen Colin Powell

Oct 21

There are many talented students in Denver’s school system who get good grades and are active in school life, but just don’t think it’s possible to fulfill their dream of going to college. Denver Scholarship Foundation changes all of that….

L to R: Irene Blatmick, Steve Siegel, Maggie & Mitch Morrissey, Victoria McVicker

SafeHouse Denver Hope Gala

Oct 18

Puttin’ on the Ritz at the SafeHouse Denver Hope Gala came naturally to the hundreds of folks who generously support victims and, strive to seek solutions to end domestic violence. SafeHouse Denver is important. To adults and children who find…

Gen. Fogleman, Anne Beardall, Joe Thibodeau

Wings Over the Rockies Tribute to a Fighter Pilot-Gen. Ron Fogleman

Oct 16

This year’s Wings Over the Rockies annual Tribute to a Fighter Pilot event honored retired USAF General Ronald R. Fogleman, who within two decades rose from a combat fighter pilot in Vietnam to the head of the U.S. Air Force…

Tom Haller and Kim Patmore

OWL’s “Writing the Code for Success”

Oct 14

We live in a digital world that requires us to continuously adapt to changing technology. This reality inspired OpenWorld Learning (OWL) to create an enriched curriculum dedicated to motivating children to learn about computers.

Dr. Cile Chavez, left, Marney Andes, Giovanna Carriero-Contreras, Dr. Lynn Gangone, Victoria Gartelos

Project Aspire Presents Aspire to Inspire Luncheon

Oct 3

Just being in the same room and hearing the thoughts of distinguished women like Dr. Cile Chavez and Dr. Lynn Gangone automatically provides a heightened sense of pride, energy and goal enhancement.  Dr. Gangone, Dean of the Colorado Women’s College…

Big smiles: Ruth Rohs, left, with Rob Cohen and Robin Heller

Get Leadership Fit!

Oct 2

This year’s Women’s Success Forum: Get Leadership Fit! delivered something for everyone, from insightful speakers to amazing auction items to awe-inspiring awards. It was an energizing, engaging day for the more than 1,100 women and men who attended. Johns Manville…