Do you think about “being the change you wish to see in the world” but just haven’t figured out quite how to do it? Then YouthRoots YouthBoard might be just the place for you to put your talents and energy! The deadline to apply is April 11, 2016. YouthRoots is a one-year student-led leadership program where selected
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Making a Splash on World Water Day! Did you know that today is World Water Day, read more About ithere.
The United Nations has declared March 22 “World Water Day” in order to draw attention to the importance of water in communities, and to inspire people to learn about and advocate for the sustainable management of this valuable resource. Almost half of the world’s workers –1.5 billion people — work directly in water-related sectors, and nearly all jobs
There’s only one month to go until Global Youth Service Day (April 15-17)! Eradicating poverty in all its forms remains one of the greatest challenges facing humanity. While the number of people living in extreme poverty has dropped by more than half – from 1.9 billion in 1990, to 836 million in 2015 – too
Is protecting the environment important to you? Five of the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals are related to environmental issues: SDG #7- Renewable Energy, #12- Responsible Consumption, #13- Climate Change, #14- Life Below Water, and #15- Life on Land. Needless to say, planet Earth needs our love and attention ASAP! Make it your GYSD project
In 1987, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. The presidential proclamation called upon Americans to provide the “encouragement and opportunities” necessary for people with developmental disabilities to reach their potential. It is certainly a positive step that we have a month dedicated to bringing awareness to people living with developmental disabilities. However, disabled
Take a look at the flyer and feel free to share with your networks. It is aimed at Spanish Speaking professionals in health and human service related fields. Also, will be having our next meeting on Friday, April 1. We will send out a flyer in the near future, but please save the date! [embeddoc
What is Imagine Colorado? Imagine Colorado is a first-of-its kind statewide open innovation “ideas” challenge, presented by the Colorado Innovation Network and LiveWell Colorado, asking the question “How would you connect Colorado’s youth to a healthier lifestyle?” Imagine Colorado is an ideation challenge where we will reward the top ideas regardless of the submitter’s ability
Please join Engage Denver for an informational meeting to connect Non-Profit Organizations and Small Businesses with the DPS Career Connect Program’s summer internships!
DPS interns will be placed for the summer based on their current career area of focus in school. Non-Profits are often organizations being run with lean resources and a summer intern can make a huge difference in this mutually exclusive beneficial program! These students will be able to assist with websites, financial updates and business
Giving back to help others feels good. Giving back while also doing something you’re passionate about feels even better. Finding your passions, talents, or interests – or ‘sparks’ – and connecting it with a volunteer project can catalyze meaningful, impactful service. Search Institute research shows that kids who thrive have two important supports: knowledge of