Category Archives: opportunities

Changing the Narrative Summit for African American Males

FRI, MAR 18 AT 9:00 AM, DENVER, CO SAVE THIS EVENT FREEREGISTER Event Description The Changing the Narrative Summit is an event that will empower African American Males ages 13-18 to be the voice of their own story. Through positive connections with African American Males, engaging workshops and organic networking, this summit will prepare participants

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10 Reasons to Fall in Love with Global Youth Service Day (GYSD)

      Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is April 15-17, 2016! If you haven’t already begun making GYSD plans, here are ten reasons to fall in love with GYSD: Have Fun – GYSD is a chance to have fun with friends and peers while making meaningful impact in the areas of health, environment, education,

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Youth voice fighting to protect their education and passion

Peter, one of the student’s feature, has been involved in our My Brother’s Keeper Initiative work, and reached out when DPS announced they were looking to close NCAS middle school.  He and his peers were present at the community meeting and did an amazing job. They were also able to meet with DPS school board

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Colorado Black Health Collaborative needs your help!

CBHC is looking for Kaiser Permanente, Denver Health, or Inner City Health Center members for Focus Group participation.  The Focus Group is seeking to understand patient experience and patient satisfaction to improve healthcare services.   Dinner will be provided.  A $30 gift certificate will be provided upon completion of the Focus Group session.  Please see

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Here’s a Cool Scholarship Opportunity for Diverse Students, Spread the Word!

Tuesday, February 16, 2016, Application Submission Deadline for Kaiser Permanente Diversity Scholarship Program.  The Diversity Scholarship Program provides under-represented populations an opportunity to earn a degree so they can make a positive impact on the community and assist people in need.  All qualified students are encouraged to apply including those who identify as African American,

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Two great opportunities for youth and young adults

Another wonderful youth voice opportunity!!! This time on both sides of the Great Divide! Youth / young adults are needed as panel members for the 2016 Communication Summit. The Communication Summit will be held Monday, February 8, 2016 from 8:15-4:30 at the The Curtis Ballroom at the Landmark in Greenwood Village and on Wednesday, February

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We need your help

Dear Community Partner, Mile High United Way envisions a vibrant community built on opportunity for everyone and is committed to sparking collaborative action that elevates all children, youth, families, and individuals to a brighter future. As a trusted steward of community resources, we are focused in making sure community investments have the greatest possible impact.

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It’s National Youth Justice Awareness Month, check out how you can contribute.

National Youth Justice Awareness Month National Youth Justice Awareness Month (YJAM) aims to provide people across the country an opportunity to develop action-oriented events in their communities during the month of October. We know that the power for change lies in our communities, so every year during the month of October, people all over the

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Juvenile Assessment Center finds ways to reach more kids who need help

Nonprofit working with local school, opening new facility to better serve needs By Joe Rubino YourHub Reporter The Juvenile Assessment Centerhas been serving young people and families in need in Douglas, Arapahoe, Elbert and Lincoln counties for 15 years, but aside from those who have come in direct contact with the nonprofit, there is a

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Get 5000, Give 5000. Impact Millions from YSA

Each year, Sodexo Foundation recognizes youth-led initiatives that work to improve the quality of life for children and families who are impacted by hunger in local communities. The Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships reward students from K-12 through graduate school who are working to end hunger in their communities. To support their innovative efforts,

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