Women’s Bean Project: 30 Years of Transforming Lives

Women’s Bean Project: 30 Years of Transforming Lives

Over the last 30 years, Denver’s Women’s Bean Project has grown way beyond what could have ever been imagined by its founder Jossy Eyre. This social enterprise has skyrocketed much like the women who have transformed their lives through their employment at...
University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine is a leader in innovative teaching in U.S.

University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine is a leader in innovative teaching in U.S.

The University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine is one of the top dentistry programs in the nation and draws students from all over the world through it’s Advanced Standing International Student Program. The focus on community, innovation and diversity are...
FRIENDS of Broomfield: Providing opportunities for adults with disabilities for 20 years

FRIENDS of Broomfield: Providing opportunities for adults with disabilities for 20 years

In 1998, a group of families got together to talk about what’s next for their adult children with developmental and intellectual disabilities. They had all graduated from the public school system and needed services and supports that were engaging. That is when...
Qualistar: Early Childhood Professional of 2018

Qualistar: Early Childhood Professional of 2018

Every year, Qualistar shines the spotlight on one early childhood professional in Colorado who brings high quality education to the classroom every single day. For 2018, a woman referred to as a modern-day Mary Poppins was recognized for her love and dedication to her...
DPS Foundation: Every Student Succeeds

DPS Foundation: Every Student Succeeds

The Denver Public Schools Foundation is determined to help every child succeed. When they look at DPS alum Lupe Tarango, they know their programs and partnerships in the Denver community are indeed working to help every child find and reach their potential. Lupe, a...