ACYI to Kick-Off Collaborative Action Networks (CANs)

Last month we asked for your input through a brief survey determining what to call a new series of “action teams” that we are kicking off.  As a result of your input, these “action teams” will be called Collaborative Action Networks (CANs).   Each CAN will consist of cross-sector practitioners and individuals who will organize […]

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Becky’s Blog – January 2017

On My Mind This Month… Reflecting on Our Leadership As we roll deeper into 2017, and specifically as we pay tribute this month to Martin Luther King Jr., who emulated so many of the leadership characteristics that I personally aspire to, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the leadership that has been […]

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The Denver Foundation Nonprofit Internship Program

In the summer of 2017, The Denver Foundation will place at least 14 well-qualified students into paid internship opportunities with partnering nonprofit community organizations. Selected students will: Receive $12 per hour for an average of 30-35 hours per week for 10 weeks Enhance community leadership skills Gain real-world work experience Broaden their understanding of the […]

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Crossroads Church Continues to Invest in Efforts to Improve Educational Outcomes…

Crossroads Church continues to invest in improving educational outcomes for local students, most recently to support an effort to increase attendance and ultimately graduation rates at Thornton High School. Crossroads Church provided $500 through the Adams County Youth Initiative’s (ACYI) LIFT (Local Impact Funding Technical Assistance) Fund, which provides partners with just that – a ‘lift’ […]

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Adams County Youth Initiative Chosen to Participate in a National Data Analytics Fellowship

17 COMMUNITIES FROM ACROSS THE NATION CHOSEN FOR DATA ANALYTICS FELLOWSHIP StriveTogether, Tableau Foundation Team Up Again to Help Partnerships Close Achievement Gaps CINCINNATI, OHIO — StriveTogether has selected 17 communities from its Cradle to Career Network for the second year of its data analytics fellowship program with Tableau Foundation. The fellowship will help these […]

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ACYI Names Crossroads Church 2016 Champion

We were honored to present Crossroads Church with the 2016 ACYI Champion Award at our recent Catalyst for Change Breakfast. The purpose of the ACYI Champion Award is to recognize leaders, partners, and organizations who: Demonstrate a strong vision and driving passion around results for kids. Inspire others to work together and set aside individual […]

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