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Kwiyagat Community Academy

$250,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support the renovation and upgrade of a facility to serve as the Kwiyagat Community Academy


Lyra Colorado

$315,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support programmatic and general operating costs


University of Denver

$120,000 | Awarded: 2021

To evaluate recipients of awards from the Governor’s $41 million Response, Innovation, and Student Equity Education (RISE) fund.


River Science

$75,000 | Awarded: 2021

Toward the development of a river education pathway


DSST Public Schools

$150,000 | Awarded: 2021

To purchase and renovate a facility in far northeast Denver to accommodate a Denver School of Science and Technology middle school and high school


Generation Schools

$100,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support rural school districts’ career and college readiness initiatives


Colorado Youth Congress

$40,000 | Awarded: 2021

To expand the statewide base of members from 250 to 1,000 youth over three years


Valley Settlement

$40,000 | Awarded: 2021

To support the final phases of the 2021 – 2022 listening tour to inform the strategic direction for future programmatic and systems-change work.