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Giving Back to the DPS Foundation: Help support programs that give students brighter futures

Do you ever wonder how donating to the Denver Public Schools Foundation makes a difference? The DPS Foundation helps fund numerous programs to better the lives of Denver’s students. Why should you give? Check out just one of the many programs the DPS Foundation funds that helps Every Child Succeed — Career and Technical Education […]

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I Give for Team DPS because… “I was one of those students being raised in foster care.”

Growing up, Susan-Marie Farmen, Teacher Effectiveness Coach at Place Bridge Academy, saw the opportunities her peers had that she often had to miss out on. Susan-Marie grew up in the foster care system. Thanks to some very influential educators in her life, Susan-Marie and other kids like her were able to be included in programs […]

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I Give for Team DPS because…

Michael Hickman: Power Lunch Volunteer and I Give for Team DPS Participant Denver Public Schools has incredibly committed people who dedicate not only their work week to DPS students and families, but people who also are constantly thinking about what more they can do to help. DPS Deputy General Counsel Michael Hickman is one of […]

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I Give for Team DPS because this district is a gift to me; this work is a gift to me. It’s a privilege and an honor to be a part of such dynamic and transformative work!

Written by Leslie Juniel, Culture, Equity and Leadership Team (CELT) “I’ve spent most of my life in DPS, and am proud to represent five living generations of DPS graduates and attendees. I can personally attest to the impactful work taking place here. We may not be where we need to be, but I am confident […]

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