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College Jumpstart

On January 26, 2017, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

  On January 26, seniors and their families took part in an exciting scholarship award dinner at Jefferson Junior/Senior High School. These students were chosen for a Beyond Jeffco scholarship through the Jeffco Schools Foundation. These scholarships come from the state Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI). These scholarships are part of…

Unveiling the 2016 Community Report

On November 4, 2016, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

One of the foundational practices of this cradle to career collective impact work is using data to drive our decisions. We use data as a flashlight to see what is working well and scale up these successes. Each fall we release a Community Report showing the student achievement and community…

Supporting Jefferson Area Teachers

On September 8, 2016, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

Today we dropped off flyers to encourage Jefferson Area teachers. Here is the message for our important partners in this work to see all kids in 80214 succeed from cradle to career: We are here to support you this school year! Teacher Mini-Grants Apply for a mini-grant of up to…

Collaborative Action Team Meetings in September

On September 7, 2016, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

Join us for any of our Collaborative Action Team meetings this month. We will be action planning toward the goal of each child in 80214 succeeding from cradle to career. K-12 Success Collaborative Action Team Thursday, September 8 from 3:30-5 pm Family Health Collaborative Action Team Tuesday, September 13 from…

Support Community Partners on Colorado Gives Day

On November 23, 2015, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

Colorado Gives Day is coming on Tuesday, December 8 and you can support our Community Partners and other organizations that work with students and families in our area! Here are the Community Partners who have profiles on Colorado Gives: Action Center Alternatives Pregnancy Center Edgewater Collective Goodwill Industries Jeffco Schools…

Field Day Volunteers Needed

On September 15, 2015, Posted by , In Elementary,Volunteer Opportunities, With No Comments

Friday, September 25 7:30 am – 1:30 pm @ Lumberg Elementary School in Edgewater (6705 W 22nd Ave) Jefferson Area elementary students are taking part in a Field Day while their teachers are participating in important training. Childcare can be hard for local families to find so this helps parents…

Collective Impact in Action: Family Resource Fair

On September 11, 2015, Posted by , In News, With No Comments

On Thursday, September 10 we held our first Family Resource Fair for families in Jefferson Area schools and the 80214 zip code. In the past, resource fairs had been held further west in Jefferson County which made it hard for our local families to attend. Our desire was to bring the…

Club Leader at Molholm Elementary School

On August 28, 2015, Posted by , In Elementary,Volunteer Opportunities, With No Comments

21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant Before and After School Enrichment Instructor Job Description Project Good to Great at Pleasant View and Molholm Elementary are seeking instructors, tutors, and coaches for its after-school programs. Club leaders are responsible for students during snack time, homework and club time. Clubs operate daily…

Family Resource Fair Coming September 10

On August 21, 2015, Posted by , In News, By , , With No Comments

We are planning a Family Resource Fair for 6-8 pm on Thursday, September 10 in the Jefferson Jr/Sr High gym. This FREE event is open to children and families whose children attend schools in the Jefferson Articulation Area or who live in the 80214 zip code. We will have activities for…

Career Plus Mentoring Opportunity

On August 18, 2015, Posted by , In High School,Volunteer Opportunities, With No Comments

Goodwill’s Careers Plus Group Mentoring is designed to increase youth’s self-awareness, job readiness and post-secondary preparation through group formatted mentoring. Mentors meet with a group of 3-5 youth on a weekly basis in a classroom setting. This program offers mentors and mentees an opportunity to connect on a personal level…