Becky’s Blog: We’re All in This Together – Featuring Dr. Pamela Swanson, Guest Blogger

Greetings Friends,  . Each of us carries uniquely created gifts, talents, ideas, dreams and hopes that we have the ability to use to affect change in ourselves, our families, our jobs, and our community. In one lifetime, a single person has the ability to impact 80,000 people! Now, imagine with me, if instead of working individually, we […]

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Becky Hoffman, ACYI CEO, Receives Bill Henningsgaard Cradle to Career Champion Award

At StriveTogether’s National Convening in Seattle, ACYI’s CEO Becky Hoffman, received the Bill Henningsgaard Cradle to Career Champion Award. This award is presented to individuals who embody the passion, commitment, and persistence of Bill Henningsgaard, who through his work with Eastside Pathways in Bellevue, Washington, brought together partners with a common vision of a productive, fulfilling […]

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TEGA at National StriveTogether Convening

ACYI is not only a local partnership working to see the success of kids and youth in Adams County, but also part of a national network of organizations who are also working for youth success across the nation. Our national network organization, StriveTogether, held it’s annual convening in Seattle, Washington recently, and the TEGA program […]

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2018 Catalyst For Change Award Recipients

Here at ACYI, we know two things to be true: Together We CAN Do More Outcomes Focused Practice is How We CAN do It The below awardees are living examples of how this very basic formula is working right here in our community. Congratulations to our honorees from the ACYI Partnership who are moving this […]

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ACYI Names Latife Bulur Kowalski 2018 Champion

The Youth Initiative of Adams County presented Latife Bulur Kowalski, North America Master Black Belt with Cummins Inc., with the 2018 ACYI Champion Award at our recent Catalyst for Change Breakfast on Friday, September 28, 2018. The purpose of the Champion Award is to recognize leaders, partners, and organizations who: Demonstrate a strong vision and […]

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TEGAs Receive Digital Interviewing Credentials and Distinction from the Market Research Society

  On Thursday, July 26, community members gathered to celebrate seven of ACYI’s Technology Enabled Girl Ambassadors (TEGAs) as they completed their Market Research Society (MRS) accreditation, their qualification for conducting interviews with youth, parents/guardians, and community members to inform the work of the ACYI Partnership. The TEGAs underwent months of training and capacity building […]

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Story of Impact: “Because I’ve changed, he’s changed.”

Engaging Parents to Boost Attendance “Because I’ve changed, he’s changed.” This was the comment one parent made after attending a ‘Love and Logic’ parent engagement series at Northglenn High School (NHS). For Connie Salas, then Intervention Services Case Manager with Adams 12 Five Star Schools, nothing compares to seeing the impact this small-scale test intervention […]

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