Alumni and Educator Stories

Leslie L. Juniel

Leslie L. Juniel

A native of Colorado, Leslie L. Juniel is passionate about making positive contributions to the community. She is a part of a large family whose history and legacy are deeply rooted in the Denver community, and knows she has an obligation to leave the world a better place than how she found it.

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Standing in solidarity with our community

June 11, 2020 A message from our President & CEO, Verónica Figoli and Board Chair, Priya Burkett We are all on different learning journeys right now. As mothers of children of color, when we reflect on the injustice and continued inequity that we see in our...

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No virus is stronger than our community

No virus is stronger than our community

March 20, 2020 A message from our President & CEO, Verónica Figoli It’s truly times like these that define us. At the DPS Foundation, we work to ensure every student graduates ready to lead a successful life. And, even during these trying times, we cannot forget...

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Donor Spotlight: Mary Brauer, donor since 2009

Donor Spotlight: Mary Brauer, donor since 2009

“Education is the foundation of everything we hope for the future. This is not a controversial statement. Education deserves much more support than what public financing and government funding can support.” Mary initially got involved with the DPS Foundation in 2009...

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From the Notepad of Verónica Figoli: An Important Update

From the Notepad of Verónica Figoli: An Important Update

At the DPS Foundation, we believe our city is strengthened by every Denver child who graduates ready to lead a successful life. Tom Boasberg shares this belief and I want to take a moment to reflect on the news he shared today. I have had the privilege of working for...

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