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An Alumni Perspective

By: Katie Payer Published: February 6th, 2014
Kalen was on the 2007-2008 Youth Advisory Board (front row, fourth from left).

Kalen Acquisto was a long-time participant in everything Young Americans.  From an early age, she held a bank account and participated in a variety of classes and activities.  As a Program Associate at the El Pomar Foundation, Kalen is expanding… Read the rest





Staff Attire Get a Little Crazy

By: Chelsea Ellison Published: November 4th, 2013
70s Day!

Our staff members love to dress up!  Broncos game days, a birthday party, you name it – we’ll dress up.  It will come as no surprise that we love the week of Halloween.  This year we set a theme for… Read the rest









Presenting Mentors: Meet Them Here

By: Katie Payer Published: August 15th, 2013
Colleen Abdoulah, WOW! Internet, Phone and Cable

We are thrilled to announce our three Presenting Mentors for our Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs.  These three business people are movers and shakers in Colorado.  They will each be paired with one of the winners of our youth business competition…. Read the rest