DSF Annual Gala 2019 Raises Over $1 Million

Dear friend, On Wednesday, October 25, at the Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) Annual Gala 2019, nearly 800 DSF Alumni, supporters, partners, staff, and board members came together to celebrate the achievements of our DSF Scholars – and what a special night it was! DSF Scholar Lazarus West and younger brother Lawrence shared their story of friendship, perseverance, and success on ... Read More

Giving Back at DSF Annual Gala Brings Coleman Family Together

DSF Board Member Jonathan Coleman and his wife Aimee have attended many DSF Annual Galas from the time they became involved with the organization at its inception in 2006. But last year, Jonathan and Aimee brought two special guests to the DSF Annual Gala for the first time: their children, Emerson, 14, and Quincy, 12. At their Annual Gala dinner … Read More

Celebrating our Graduates

A reason to celebrate Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) had a blast celebrating our Scholars at the DSF Graduation Celebration on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at City Park Pavilion. This annual event gives us the chance to congratulate our graduating Scholars on their achievements. Similarly, it allows us to welcome our newest class of incoming scholarship recipients and their families into … Read More

Bash to the Future 2019 Raises Over $57,000

Denver Scholarship Foundation’s (DSF) Bash to the Future event on April 6, 2019 was a success! With the support of attendees and sponsors, we were able to raise over $57,000 to help send Denver Public Schools’ students to and through college. A special shout out to the Cielo Foundation for their generous matching gift support of the event’s paddle raise. … Read More

DSF Annual Gala 2019 to feature Geoffrey Canada

Denver Scholarship Foundation

Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) is excited to announce that Geoffrey Canada, founder of Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ), will headline its Annual Gala on Tuesday, September 25, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center. An exclusive VIP reception with Canada will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by the dinner and the program at 6:30 p.m. In his … Read More

Champion beatboxers help students find voice on pathway to college

DSF is excited to welcome champion beatbox duo, LightShip, to this year’s Bash to the Future event on April 6. Comprised of two time World Beatbox Champion Kaila Mullady and American Beatbox Champion and TEDxMileHigh speaker Mark Martin, LightShip is spreading the art of beatboxing all over the world, while helping students develop skills and confidence. Beatboxing is the art … Read More

Opening up a world of possibility through a focused college roadmap

As part of a collaborative event—called Discovery Day—students from 11 DPS high schools had the opportunity to visit both Emily Griffith campuses with their DSF College Advisors to get a taste of several long-term career fields. From finding their veins with an Accuvein machine in Phlebotomy, to preparing fruit tarts in Professional Baking, to creating their own dragonfly garden ornaments … Read More

Annual Gala 2017 raises over $1.3 million — THANK YOU!

Dear Friend, On Tuesday night, Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) celebrated our Annual Gala 2017! Thank you for those who attended—we are so grateful for your support. We hope you enjoyed celebrating our collective investment in the community and the accomplishments of our amazing Scholars and Alumni. It was a great pleasure to hear our featured speaker, Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer … Read More

Thank YOU for supporting DSF at the Fourth Annual Golf Classic!

Thank you for attending Denver Scholarship Foundation’s Fourth Annual Golf Classic presented by Arrow Electronics!  We were pleased to have you as our guest and we hope you enjoyed your time at the Colorado Golf Club. More than 120 guests attended and approximately $165,000 was raised to benefit Denver Scholarship Foundation!  All proceeds from the event will fund scholarships to … Read More