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Growing Home News, March 2019

PRESIDENT AND CEO KAREN FOX ELWELL PRESENTS STATE OF THE ORGANIZATION Delwest's Baker School Apartments was the site of Growing Home's annual "State of the Organization" reception on February 26, 2019. Baker School Apartments is a new, affordable-housing complex located at 64th Avenue and Lowell Street, where Growing Home has been invited as the sole nonprofit [...]

Growing Home News, March 20192019-03-25T14:31:48-06:00

Adopt a Child 2018

Please contact Iris Abraham at iris@growinghome.org or 720-407-1987 to donate or sign up. 

Adopt a Child 20182018-12-19T17:23:38-06:00

Are you uninsured and need medical care? We may be able to help!

Growing Home has teamed up with the Red Rocks Community College Physician Assistant Program and Centura Health to provide increased access to health care through Growing Home's medical clinic. This clinic is free to uninsured families in need of basic medical care. Right now the clinic is open on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of [...]

Are you uninsured and need medical care? We may be able to help!2018-03-09T12:13:12-06:00

Karen Fox Elwell Appointed President & CEO of Growing Home

Growing Home's Board of Directors has appointed Karen Fox Elwell as its new CEO. Karen replaces the previous CEO, who left in August of 2017. Karen is a licensed social worker with a Bachelor of Arts in Child Development from Tufts University and a Masters in Social Work and Masters in Business Administration from the [...]

Karen Fox Elwell Appointed President & CEO of Growing Home2018-12-19T17:23:38-06:00

Growing Home on KUNC Radio

Listen to Growing Home's Teva Sienicki and Pell Fender discuss Growing Home's work on KUNC radio

Growing Home on KUNC Radio2017-10-06T17:03:21-06:00

Anita Deshommes Appointed Interim CEO of Growing Home

On July 18, Growing Home's Board of Directors appointed Anita Deshommes Interim CEO, replacing outgoing President and CEO Teva Sienicki, whose last day will be August 1. Anita joined Growing Home in 2001, as the organization's second employee. A graduate of Metro State (with a Bachelors in Social Work), and holding an MBA from Colorado [...]

Anita Deshommes Appointed Interim CEO of Growing Home2018-12-19T17:23:38-06:00

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 [...]

For Those Who Work With Colorado’s Poor, Frustrations With Inspirations2018-12-19T17:23:39-06:00

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 [...]

Blocks of Hope Community Survey2018-12-19T17:23:39-06:00