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A Lifelong Fitness Regimen

Fitness and physical health are vital for everyone, but it becomes increasingly more difficult to stick to a fitness plan as we age.

by Aidan Connaughton, the June 17, 2016, 10:48 a.m.

Firefly Autism, Prognosis: Hope

Firefly Autism’s mission is to transform the lives of children with autism and empower their families. Working in Denver and the Western Slope, Firefly Autism provides intensive therapy and intervention services for more than 200 children and their families. Their work helps children develop a lifelong love of learning and the skills to interact meaningfully with their communities.

by Garrett Mayberry, the May 3, 2016, 1:12 p.m.

Working, Risking, and Dreaming for Southeast Colorado

At Lamar Community College, students can utilize the now upgraded computer lab to once again drive innovation and improve their community in a new technological landscape.

by Nathan Mackenzie, the April 27, 2016, 8:43 a.m.

Educating in the Face of Challenge

Imagine a classroom where you’re encouraged to learn and explore the world without limits, no matter the circumstances. Now meet Ivan, a six-year old child who was diagnosed with fetal alcohol syndrome, a disorder that can cause developmental delays in young children. His adoptive parents were concerned with supporting his development and sought out ways to facilitate healthy growth for their new child.

by VJ Brown, the March 17, 2016, 10:22 a.m.

Fostering Friendships, Changing Lives

When we make a mistake, many of us rely on the support of family, friends, and mentors to help us learn from the experience and recover. This has been the business of Denver nonprofit Friends for Youth since 1998.

by VJ Brown, the March 2, 2016, 4:39 p.m.

Building Hope

HopeWest is transforming fear into hope.

by Garrett Mayberry, the Jan. 22, 2016, 8:53 a.m.

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