Stead Family Foundation Supports DSF Through Gala and Named Scholarship

Jerre and Mary Joy Stead

DSF is excited to announce that the 2021 DSF Annual Gala is presented by Stead Family Foundation! Thanks to the foundation’s support, proceeds from the DSF Annual Gala will go directly to supporting thousands of Denver Public Schools’ (DPS) graduates in their journeys to and through college. The mission of Stead Family Foundation is to invest in the future and … Read More

DSF Volunteer Brings Awareness to DSF Mission Amid Pandemic

When I first moved to Denver four years ago, I started looking for ways I could use my skills to give back to a worthy cause. Fresh out of college with a degree in marketing, I was reminded of my university’s simple request to “ask more”—both of myself and of the business world I was about to take on. I started volunteering with a few nonprofits in the area, but none had a … Read More

COVID-19 Updates for our DSF Community

Dear friend of Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF), A lot has changed over the past several days, but one thing has not: our commitment to our mission to inspire and empower Denver Public Schools students to enroll in and graduate from postsecondary institutions of higher education, by providing the tools, knowledge, and financial resources essential for success. As we continue to strategize the best ... Read More