Category Archives: connected

Mini Youth Summit and Booth Decorating Contest, where you could win money, check it out!!!

On June 8, 2016 prior to the Celebration of Educational Excellence  we will have the Mini-Youth Summit  from3:00-4:30 during the Resource Fair. We will also have a booth decorating contest. Expectation of participanting booths: Booth must display name of the board /council Booth must have at least 1 person (youth/young adult) manning it One unique

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American Graduate documentary, Powered By Story is a must watch!

We’re really excited to share our American Graduate documentary, Powered By Story,” with the world (well, with Colorado at first!) tomorrow at 7 p.m. and again at9 p.m. Tune into Colorado Public Television (channel 12.1 over the air and on DirecTV and Dish, channel 660 on Comcast) to see the culmination of our recent Opportunity

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Rose Community Foundation – Innovate for Good. Get money to do good!!!

Rose Community Foundation – Innovate for Good Rose Community Foundation is excited to announce Innovate for Good 2016, a philanthropic challenge to find and fund new ideas. This year, with a focus on youth empowerment, we seek submissions from: Youth. Youth, ages 13 to 18, with an idea for a project they can implement that

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Sexual Assault Can Happen in Relationships, Too

Content warning: Abuse (physical, sexual), rape, sexual assault April is Sexual Assault Awareness month, a nationally recognized effort to draw attention to the fact that one in five women and one in fifty-nine men will experience sexual assault in their lifetimes. We often equate romantic relationships with consent — leading to the common misconception that

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Immigrant youth, first generation youth, as well as other youth, come check out this opportunity and learn all you need to know about getting into college!

Here a Message from Yazan, I am organizing,OnTRAC, which stands for On-Training-Refugees-Accessing-College through the ACC’s summer post-secondary education access program We will be addressing the basics of college access such as personal statements, Financial aid and scholarships, self-advocacy in a large bureaucracy. Yet more importantly students will graduate from the program with a strong network of

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Dare to Dream America, is an amazing opportunity for youth 13 – 25. Find out more, click the link!

Dare to Dream America is a unique funding opportunity for young people (ages 13 to 25) or youth groups to create and implement youth driven projects that promote mental health awareness and well-being. Youth M.O.V.E. National wants to support your ideas and efforts to make a difference in YOUR community. This is a chance for

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The Speak Now Campaign wants your feedback! (Corrected Link)

Dear Community Partner, The Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS), Office of Behavioral Health, seeks to gain insight on partner tools for the Speak Now campaign. Speak Now is a statewide social marketing campaign providing evidence-based information and resources to community partners, parents and caregivers regarding the prevention of youth substance use and abuse in Colorado. A survey has been developed to

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CURFEW ANNOUNCEMENT!!! Denver Reminds the Community About the SafeNite Program and Curfew Ordinance Active Enforcement Began Yesterday

PRESS RELEASE For ImmediateRelease March 31, 2016 City and County of Denver Denver Public Safety Daelene Mix, Denver Public Safety 720.490.1945 Sonny Jackson, Denver Police Dept. 720.641.0210 Denver Reminds the Community About the SafeNite Program and Curfew Ordinance Active Enforcement Began Yesterday DENVER – From April 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016, Safety Youth Programs

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How to safely exercise their rights under the 4th, 5th and 6th Amendments.

Dear teachers, LYRIC would like to thank you for inviting us into your classrooms to teach your students how to safely exercise their rights under the 4th, 5th and 6th Amendments.  We know that your students have a wide range of talents, and for those who are artistically inclined, we invite them to participate in

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