Youth Development

When we open ourselves up to the energy of youth, anything is possible.  If you don’t believe that, just ask them!  Their potential is only limited by low expectations.

 Community Partners

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Funder and Partner
  • Civic Canopy, Founding Member
  • Habitat for Humanity, Volunteer and Grant Writer
  • Los Ninos, Board Member, Participant and Team Leader
  • Outward Bound, Education  Leadership Participant
  • VolunTours, Wisdom Council
  • Y.M.C.A., Lifeguard, Swim Teacher

 

K-12 Partners

  • AVID, Funder
  • America Reads, Principal Investigator
  • Campus Compact, K-12 Initiatives, Sub-grantee
  • CO Commission for National & Community Service, Grantee
  • CO Department of Education, Supporter and Collaborator
  • Daniels Fund Scholars, Mentor and Reviewer
  • Detroit Public Schools, Funder and Supporter
  • Earth Force, Funder and Partner
  • Education Commission of the States, Partner
  • Public Achievement, Certified Civic Coach and Funder
  • Project Citizen, Funder and Supporter
  • Rural Association of Public Schools,  Supporter
  • U.S. Department of Education, Legal Counsel Intern
  • Wallace Reader’s Digest, Communities Schools Initiative, Supporter

 

College Student Collaborators

  • Break Away, International Initiatives Supporter
  • Ciam Cancun, Partner and Supporter
  • Colorado Campus Compact, Director
  • COOL, Presenter and Supporter
  • Corporation for National Service, Learn & Serve Sub-grantee
  • Help Americans Vote Act, Principal Investigator
  • Johnson & Wales Community Leadership Institute, Board Member
  • L.I.V.E., Participant and Supporter
  • Inter-Mountain West Consortium, Founder and Member
  • Into the Streets, Participant and Supporter
  • Institute on the Common Good, Grant Writer and Supporter
  • Michigan Community Service Commission, Principal Investigator
  • National Issues Forum, Collaborator and Supporter
  • Regis University’s Ignatian Collaborative, Founding Member
  • The Benedictine Institute, Milwaukee Immersion Participant
  • The Pew Foundation’s Civic Mission of Schools, Sub-grantee
  • UCAN Serve AmeriCorps program, Co-Founder, Principal Investigator
  • VISTA Access Colorado, Co-Founder
  • Western Campus Compact, Funder and Member
  • Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Policy Advocate