DSF Scholar Reflects on her Accomplishments While Preparing for Graduation

Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) Scholar Makiyah Hainesworth feels excited to be finishing up her senior year at the University of Denver (DU). “I am thankful for the various opportunities and continuous support throughout high school and college. I appreciate the wisdom I’ve gained from my extensive support system.” Starting early to pursue her dreams has been integral to Makiyah’s success at DU.  Makiyah connected with DSF her junior year at Abraham Lincoln High School. She knew she wanted … Read More

Denver Scholarship Foundation Associate Board Spreads Awareness to the Community

DSF Associate Board meets virtually

Sustainability, connectivity, and visibility. These are the main pillars of Denver Scholarship Foundation’s (DSF) new Associate Board, formed in August 2020. The mission of the Associate Board is to raise awareness and funds to support the efforts of DSF. For Mike Kelly, the Chair of the Associate Board, it is also a way to be a catalyst for systemic change. … Read More

Denver Scholarship Foundation Scholar Celebrates Graduation and Internship

Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) first impacted Kayley Ledesma’s life during her first year of college at Community College of Denver (CCD). As a first-generation student, she, like many, struggled to find the right academic, social, and financial fit for college.  That was until she made her first appointment with her DSF campus contact, Todd Ramirez. “I was nervous to seek … Read More