We are Thankful for College

This week, Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) is more thankful than ever for the opportunity of a college education.

DSF Staff, Scholars, Alumni, Junior Board members, and other supporters are sharing their messages of gratitude this week. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at DSF!

DSF Scholars are Thankful for College

Jehovana Flores, DSF Alumna, says she’s Thankful for College because college helped her achieve the impossible.

“Two words to express so much gratitude—Thank you! Because you believed in me, you helped me believe in myself. That was the beginning to all the things I once didn’t think possible.”

Christl Haley, a DSF Scholar attending the University of Colorado Boulder, says she’s Thankful for College because it sets an example for younger generations that their education and career dreams are possible.

“When I meet younger DSF Scholars now, I’m so thankful that I’m able to show them that we come from the same place and they can do amazing things with their lives.”

DSF Staff are Thankful for College

Luis Antezana Alba, DSF College Advisor at Lincoln High School, is Thankful for College because college gives ALL students the tools they need to build, and succeed in, their careers.

DSF’s College Success Coordinator, Stephanie Lopez, is a DSF Alumna and is Thankful for College because of the connections that college provides.

Emma Kepes, DSF College Advisor at Lincoln High School, is Thankful for College because college helps us expand our horizons.

Northfield High School’s DSF College Advisor Zack Montez is Thankful for College because college helps us help other people.

Click above to watch a video message from DSF staff.

DSF Junior Board is Thankful for College

DSF Junior Board member Ashleigh Fredrickson, Realtor at 8z Real Estate, is Thankful for College because college gives us the tools to create the life we dream about.

Amber Milos, Chief Marketing Officer at Brandcards and member of the DSF Junior Board, is Thankful for College because college teaches us to stay curious about the world.

DSF Junior Board member Blake Meservey, Financial Counselor at AMG National Trust, is Thankful for College because college teaches us critical thinking skills.

DSF Alumni Advisory Committee are Thankful for College

The DSF Alumni Advisory Committee, comprised of graduates who are engaged in strengthening the DSF Alumni program, are Thankful for College.

Click above to watch their video message.