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Tales from Towne: Empowering the Youth

By: Maite Wantwadi Published: November 5th, 2015

Here at Young Americans, we encounter the most energetic, knowledge-seeking, and sometimes shy students. However, they always manage to show a side of them no one has ever seen. Their eyes light up as soon as they walk into our… Read the rest

Sponsor Spotlight: Lutheran Medical Center

By: Latia Henderson Published: October 19th, 2015

Today we are shining our spotlight on Lutheran Medical Center, a proud supporter of the medical center “shop” at Young AmeriTowne Belmar. Young AmeriTowne is an award-winning educational program serving over 25,600 Colorado 5th graders (53% of all Denver metro… Read the rest

AmeriTowne On the Road in Grand Junction

By: Amanda Krische Published: September 10th, 2015
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Young AmeriTowne On the Road will make Grand Junction its home for the next three weeks.  This is the first time Young Americans Center has been able to deliver its Young AmeriTowne program to Grand Junction-area students in or near their… Read the rest

What’s New in Young AmeriTowne

By: Janet Redwine Published: September 7th, 2015
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Young AmeriTowne is celebrating 25 years of teaching young people all about economics in a fun, hands-on way!  Since 1990, more than 347,771 future doctors, graphic artists, technicians and accountants have walked through our doors, and we expect to see… Read the rest

Sponsor Spotlight: MarkWest Energy Partners

By: Janet Redwine Published: August 31st, 2015
HQ Volunteer station

MarkWest Energy Partners is a relatively new supporter of Young Americans Center, but their last three years of partnership has helped create an inviting and exciting Towne environment for students, parents, and teachers. MarkWest sponsors the Volunteer Station at Young… Read the rest

Sponsor Spotlight: Xcel Energy

By: Janet Redwine Published: August 10th, 2015

Each month, Young Americans Center highlights an outstanding sponsor in our “Spotlight” series.  This month’s sponsor helps introduce students to careers in the energy industry as well as how to incorporate energy savings tips into their homes and businesses. Xcel… Read the rest