Mentor Trent Peaker and mentees Khaled, 15, and Saber Ali, 13, are participants in the mentoring program offered by Denver Urban Scholars to help metro area students through their academic life. “I know I’ll have succeeded when they go to college,” says Peaker of his young friends shown at Strive Sunnyside School. Read more…http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_26824392/denver-urban-scholars-keeps-promising-students-right-path
The basics: For students in middle and high school who are at risk of dropping out, academic mentoring toward graduation and college. Click here for the full article
More than Funding: Working to Strengthen Local Organizations See more at: http://www.unitedwaydenver.org/news/strengthen-local-organizations#sthash.nuuk1V4X.dpuf
Denver Urban Scholars Student, Valentina Nuñez, is the first recipient of the Carolyne Hyde Future Leader Scholarship.
QUARTERLY FORUM ESTABLISHES CAROLYNE HYDE FUTURE LEADER SCHOLARSHIP DENVER — May 2, 2014 — Quarterly Forum has established the Carolyne Hyde Future Leader Scholarship, with Gov. John Hickenlooper presenting the award to the first recipient during a program yesterday. The annual scholarship provides $10,000 to a college-bound high school senior in the Denver-metro area who …
Denver Post highlights mentors at Denver Urban Scholars. Click on the link below for the full story. http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_24519352/denver-urban-scholars-seeks-more-volunteers-mentor-at
Since 1995, the Denver Urban Scholars program has paired up middle school and high school students with adult mentors. Check out the link below to see how mentoring is impacting the lives of Denver youth. http://archive.9news.com/news/local/article/363452/222/Would-you-like-to-mentor-a-student-in-need
Denver Urban Scholars gives at-risk students the resources they need to succeed Check out The Denver Post’s coverage of Denver Urban Scholars! http://www.denverpost.com/lifestyles/ci_22019535/helping-kids-find-right-fit
Name change better reflects communities served by the Denver-based public charity Announced today, Byrne Urban Scholars has changed its name to Denver Urban Scholars. The new name better reflects the organization’s long-standing commitment to serving the Denver community as a public charity with diverse programming. “While the name of our organization may be new, our …
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Byrne Urban Scholars was recently profiled in the Denver Post. Click below to read about how Byrne Urban Scholars is impacting the lives of Denver’s at-risk youth. http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_19353348