Around the House

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  Ahhhhhh.  The houses are quiet with all the scholars on home visit for a three-week vacation.  Summer school came to an end and everyone welcomed a well-deserved break.  They played very hard in July:     Ulises and Ahmarri completed their two-week American Heritage experience at Geneva Glen Camp, Luis attended a Robotics camp […]

Charitable Gift Annuities

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Fundraising is the lifeblood of non-profits. When the economy is unsteady, as it has been for a while, these organizations must work harder than ever to maintain and expand donor contributions in order to advance their mission. The non-profits’ search for attractive ways to encourage donations has led to the rising popularity of Charitable Gift […]

Wish List Wednesday

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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! Toilet paper Lysol toilet bowl cleaner Paper towel 409 Kitchen rags Comet Laundry detergent (no scent) Mop

Cirque du Soleil Performance

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The Boys Hope Girls Hope scholars had a chance to go to a Cirque du Soleil performance last week and then wrote about the experience. “As soon as this new act began it drew my attention.  The lights went dim; the crowd grew quiet as the room slowly became a freezer.  And out of the […]

BHGH Camping Trip

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This summer, 7 of the Boys Hope Girls Hope scholars had the opportunity to go tent-camping in the Mummy Range of the Rocky Mountains.          For some, this was their first camping experience; this was their first time tasting a s’more; this was their first time they went on a hike; and […]

Denver Aquarium Visit

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This past week the Boys Hope Girls Hope scholars were able to enjoy a fun morning at the Denver Aquarium.  This was the first time our scholars visited an aquarium.  They were able to see a variety of exhibits that included, but are not limited to, species in the desert, coral lagoon, beach, under the […]

Charity Can Begin With the Gift of Life Insurance

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Even in a tough economic environment, with a little foresight and creativity, there are many ways you can support worthwhile endeavors and gain satisfaction knowing you’ll be able to contribute for the long term. Regardless of your income level, you can continue to support your favorite philanthropic organizations by donating through life insurance. For example, […]

Around the House

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June started with a week-long break for most scholars.  Jorge stayed behind to take the ACT and the SAT prep classes.  He also took the tests and did very well!  In the meantime we welcomed four new scholars:  Javier, Jocelyn, Kimberly and Yovanna.  Two of them are attending the Regis Jesuit Ignatian summer program.  The […]