Building Mile-High Strength On Pennies

By Patricia Melton

Perhaps it is the nature of election cycles, which usually focus on immediate needs. But it seems that taxpayer dollars are far more often apportioned to a “quick fix” campaign promise than applied to address a long-term sustainable investment.

But folks in Denver are counting on the success of the Denver Scholarship Foundation as a reason to buck that trend. For, if not, the organization may have to make a tough choice to reduce the number of students it serves or cut the level of support per student. Continue reading