'Bridging The Gap' Helps Young Adults Emerge From Foster CareChildren growing up in the foster care system often find themselves struggling to make the leap toward becoming an independent adult, so Mile High United Way launched a program to help them reach the other side.
Annual Event Provides Helpful Services For Homeless In DenverHealth, legal and employment resources are all things the homeless community often cannot access.
Teens Aging Out Of Foster Care Face Difficult ChallengesEvery year thousands of teens age out of the foster care system on their 18th birthday. They are on their own whether they’re ready for it or not. And statistics show they don’t fare well.
Mile High United Way In Super Bowl ShowdownThe Mile High United Way is taking on the United Way of Central Carolinas in a challenge that will put books in the hands of young readers.
Denver Businesses, Schools Meet On Young People's FutureMillerCoors, which still makes beer in the Colorado mountain town where its founder started the business in the 19th century, expects hundreds of skilled employees in the state to retire in the next few years.
Young Denver Student Rewarded With Super Bowl Trip For ReadingDenver Public Schools have seen dramatic improvements in test scores and graduation rates. Now one elementary student is being rewarded with a trip to the Super Bowl.
Top Spots In Denver To Give Back This Holiday SeasonThis holiday season, don't forget to find the time to give back to the community in which you live. There are a lot of wonderful ways you can spend your time volunteering for families and organizations in need.
Top Thanksgiving Celebrations And Events For The Family In DenverGet off that couch and DVR that football game. There are tons of great things to do in and around the Denver area to celebrate Thanksgiving weekend.
Mile High United Way Celebrates 125 Years With 'Day Of Service'Most people don't know, but the United Way actually began in Denver. They started helping people 125 years ago, and this weekend the Mile High Chapter is celebrating.
Joe Garcia Wraps Up Colorado Childhood Literacy TourLt. Gov. Joe Garcia is wrapping up his childhood literacy tour on Colorado's Eastern Plains.