Archive | May, 2013

Graduations, Continuations and Finals – Oh My!

It has been a very busy week at the Boys Hope and Girls Hope homes with graduations, continuations and finals. On Monday, May 20th Aaliyah and Alexis graduated from Regis Jesuit High School and were our first high school graduates from Girls Hope!  Adan and Shacobie had their “continuations” from 8th grade and are looking […]

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Community Service Project at Boys Hope Girls Hope

Since January, four of the scholars have been doing their community service at the SaddleUp! Foundation in Parker.  They help clean the stalls and spend a little time with the horses. So kids, what do you like about volunteering at Saddle Up? Laura:  “The presence of the horses. They make me feel happy.” Darwyn:  “Just […]

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Wish List Wednesday

Please contact Tracy at 720-524-2061 if you have, or can help secure, any of these items for the Boys Hope and Girls Hope homes.  The staff and scholars would be greatly appreciative – and better equipped! Patio table and chairs Laundry baskets Kitchen shears Laundry hamper Electric pencil sharpener Label maker Chip clips Sponges Bulletin […]

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Boys Hope Scholar meets Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotamayor

1,200 eight, ninth, and tenth graders across Colorado applied for the unique opportunity to see US Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor at the Ralph L Carr Justice Center on May 2nd.  One of our bright scholars, Ulises, was selected to represent his legislative district for the event along with 99 other students.  After arriving, he socialized […]

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BHGH 20th Anniversary Celebration

Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado celebrated its 20th Anniversary on March 20th by honoring several founders and long time supporters of the organization.  Kathy Walsh, with CBS Channel 4, welcomed the guests at the Curtis Ballroom at Comedy Works Landmark.  The Regis Jesuit High School Advanced Jazz Ensemble performed for the event.  Check out […]

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Around the House

April was a transition time here at the houses, both with school and the weather.  As the snow gives way to sunny, warm days the scholars are increasingly playing outside and enjoying this beautiful earth that has been bestowed upon us.  The boys are playing golf and soccer out in the yard, as with basketball […]

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