• For Those Who Work With Colorado’s Poor, Frustrations With Inspirations

    For Those Who Work With Colorado’s Poor, Frustrations With Inspirations

    COLORADO MATTERS

    BY ANDREA DUKAKISDEC 15, 2015
    LISTEN Audio: Teva Sienicki, Kent Replogle And Curtis Garcia Speak With Ryan Warner

    For the last year, CPR News has covered the issue of children living in poverty, reporting on the challenges their families face. On Colorado Matters, we asked three people dedicated to helping those who’ve fallen on hard times whether it’s realistic to think poverty can ever be […]

  • Blocks of Hope Community Survey

    Blocks of Hope Community Survey

    Executive Summary:

     Why We Started

    In 2014 Growing Home launched the “Blocks of Hope” collective impact initiative in the neighborhood surrounding Tennyson Knolls Elementary School.  As a neighborhood struggles with high concentrations of poverty and low student achievement, Growing Home decided to concentrate services in the neighborhood to ensure more kids and families have opportunities to thrive.

    With support from The Denver Foundation, […]

  • How an ambitious new program aims to fight poverty and help kids learn, one block at a time

    How an ambitious new program aims to fight poverty and help kids learn, one block at a time

    By Ann Schimke
    aschimke@chalkbeat.org

    Chalkbeat Colorado
    PUBLISHED: December 2, 2015 – 9:30 a.m. MST

    It was late fall. Several mothers gathered in the art room of Tennyson Knolls Elementary School for a parenting class. One of the leaders asked how their week had gone.

    Teresa Morton spoke up. She’d recently worked several late shifts as a cashier at Kmart and felt guilty about the […]

  • Teva Sienicki Awarded Prestigious Livingston Fellowship

    Teva Sienicki Awarded Prestigious Livingston Fellowship

      

    TEVA SIENICKI AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS LIVINGSTON FELLOWSHIP

    Significant investment by the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation supports advanced learning and development for promising nonprofit leaders

    DENVER – May 8, 2015 – The Bonfils-Stanton Foundation today announced its 11th class of the prestigious Livingston Fellowship Program at their annual awards event and Growing Home President & CEO, Teva Sienicki, is a 2015 recipient. The Fellowship Program acknowledges […]

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BY ANDREA DUKAKISDEC 15, 2015
LISTEN Audio: Teva Sienicki, Kent Replogle And Curtis Garcia Speak With Ryan Warner

For the last year, CPR News has covered the issue of children living in […]

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Blocks of Hope Community Survey

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Executive Summary:

 Why We Started

In 2014 Growing Home launched the “Blocks of Hope” collective impact initiative in the neighborhood surrounding Tennyson Knolls Elementary School.  As a neighborhood struggles with high concentrations […]

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How an ambitious new program aims to fight poverty and help kids learn, one block at a time

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By Ann Schimke
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PUBLISHED: December 2, 2015 – 9:30 a.m. MST

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Teva Sienicki Awarded Prestigious Livingston Fellowship

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Thornton Teen Earns Gold Award

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Kathleen Drozda, Growing Home Founder

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Roots & Branches Award

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Poverty Swells in Denver Suburbs

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Growing Home Receives National Recognition for Excellence

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Growing Home puts food, shelter and kids first

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