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DEPENDS ON ALL OF US.

I Give for Team DPS

I Give for Team DPS is an employee giving campaign which encourages a culture of philanthropy in Denver Public Schools. Funds raised through this campaign support programs such as afterschool programs, A to Z Fund Classroom Grants, Career Development, FACE Centers, middle school sports, and other initiatives that help to make sure every student, in every school, has the tools and resources to reach their highest potential.

New this year: the Team DPS Employee Giving Campaign will last the entire school year. See below for details on prizes and participate early for the greatest chance to win.

School Year 2020-2021 Prizes

Orangetheory fitness cherry creek Elite Membership

Enter by: 5 p.m. | Friday, September 18, 2020

Drawing: Monday, September 21, 2020

Prize: One-month Elite Membership at Orangetheory Fitness Cherry Creek! Need to work off the “COVID 15”? OTF is here to help! Their coaches can help you reach your health and fitness goals.

Thank you to Orangetheory Fitness Cherry Creek for your in-kind support!

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Enter by: 5 p.m. | Friday, March 12, 2021

Drawing: Monday, March 15, 2021

Prize: Coming Soon

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Enter by: 5 p.m. | Friday, November 13, 2020

Drawing: Monday, November 16, 2020

Prize: Coming Soon

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Enter by: 5 p.m. | Friday, May 14, 2021

Drawing: Monday, May 17, 2021

Prize: Coming Soon

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Enter by: 5 p.m. | Friday, January 15, 2021

Drawing: Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Prize: Coming Soon

To enter:

  1. Enroll in payroll deductions to commit to recurring gifts to DPS Foundation. It just takes a few moments to fill out this form and you can support students and educators throughout the year!
  2. Make a one-time gift to DPS Foundation to support our students and educators on a time frame that is best for you.
  3. Complete the prize entry form found on this webpage if you are unable to make a financial contribution at this time.

Any gift made since January 1, 2020, including payroll deductions, will count as an entry into the prize drawings. More than one gift is always welcome and will support DPS students and fellow educators by helping fund DPS Foundation programs and initiatives.

*No contribution is necessary to qualify for prizes. Please download the form, fill out the form completely, and then return per instructions on the form. Thank you!

Success Stories

WE ARE DEPENDING ON YOU

As a DPS graduate himself, a proud John F. Kennedy alumnus, John comes from a family of DPS educators with his mom, sister and wife all longtime DPS teachers as well. Over the course of his time with Denver Public Schools, John was a student, a teacher, a tennis and basketball coach

With your generosity, the Denver Public Schools Foundation helps realize the promise of public education, provides exciting opportunities across the district, and empowers our students, educators and communities to thrive.

The impact of giving to Denver Public Schools Foundation goes beyond our schools. It is exciting, empowering and rewarding for funders, too.

From Early Childhood Education (ECE) through graduation, read how teachers and students have experienced the promise of public education thanks to your generosity.

With nearly 200 schools and more than 90,000 students, Denver Public Schools needs your help to empower future leaders and support the next generation who will be the workforce for our community Your support can help ensure Every Child Succeeds.

Our Impact by the Numbers

Twice the Number of African American and Latino Graduates in the Past Decade

More Graduates in 2018 than 2017

Graduates Over 10 Years

Together, we can help all students graduate ready to lead a successful life.

Spread The Love

Share this page with your/a company that wants to have an impact this year!

Make Your Impact Count

We invest strategically in proven and innovative programs to help every student have the resources and opportunities to succeed.

We Invest in Accelerating Progress

Whole Child, Whole Family

We support DPS’s Denver 2020 Whole Child Plan (recognizing that emotional, social and physical well-being is just as important as academic learning) through a variety of programs. And, we support Whole Family through our FACE Center support.

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Teachers & School Leadership

We support DPS’ pursuit of ensuring exceptional teachers and outstanding leaders in every school. We fund innovative programs to attract, develop and retrain our teachers and school leaders.

 
 
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Workforce Development

Students take relevant courses while connecting with partner companies and higher education institutions for hands-on workplace experiences.
 
 
 
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Other Ways to Get Involved

Achieve Gala

Please join us for the annual Achieve Gala where students from across the district are showcased and funds are raised to support DPS students and educators like you.

Special Offers

Check out discounted tickets to sporting events, DCPA performances, amusement parks, restaurants, and more! A portion of ticket sales from these community partners goes back to DPS Foundation to support DPS students and educators.

Films for the Future

Join us each October as we raise the curtain on current topics in DPS through a documentary screening and panel discussion. Discounted educator tickets are available.

1860 Lincoln Street, 10th Floor
Denver, Colorado 80203-7301
p: (720) 423-3553
f: (720) 423-3968
e: info@dpsfoundation.org