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Philanthropy at Young Americans Center

By: Janet Redwine Published: June 1st, 2015
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What is philanthropy?  Literally, philanthropy means a voluntary action for the public good.  In practice, it means giving your time, talents, or treasure, and philanthropy is hugely important to Young Americans Center.  Philanthropy was an important value of Bill Daniels… Read the rest

Young AmeriTowne: Then and Now

By: Janet Redwine Published: May 25th, 2015
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Next year, Young AmeriTowne will be celebrating its 25th birthday!  As we wrap up our 24th year, we thought it would be fun to take a quick look back at what AmeriTowne was like in the 1990s. Towne Square Young… Read the rest

Sponsor Spotlight: State Farm

By: Janet Redwine Published: May 4th, 2015
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About State Farm George Jacob “G.J.” Mecherle, a retired farmer and insurance salesman in Illinois, founded State Farm Insurance in 1922.   Originally an auto insurance company for farmers, State Farm presently offers nearly 100 products and services to individuals and… Read the rest

Sponsor Spotlight: FirstBank

By: Janet Redwine Published: April 6th, 2015
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About FirstBank FirstBank was established in Colorado in 1963 as a local bank to serve Coloradans.  Although it has spread to 115 locations in Colorado, Arizona, and California, FirstBank remains committed to investing in communities. FirstBank and Young Americans FirstBank’s… Read the rest