Impacting our future. Together.
September 2017
Back to School Chapter Highlights
Over 85 Chapter Officers attended the Back to School Chapter Meeting and Vendor Fair on August 29 at the scenic Cherokee Ranch and Castle in Sedalia. Click on the links below for what was discussed at this fun and informational evening.

2017-18 Chapter Policy Manual 2017-18 Chapter Meeting PowerPoint Presentation, a list of Foundation Partners to assist you with your fundraising efforts...and there are many more helpful resources on the Chapters page of our website!

*Important to Chapter Officers - if you haven't yet completed your 17-18 Chapter Contact Form electronically, please click here

WAY TO GO ELDORADO! The return to school brought back a fun tradition EPTO started two years ago. On the first Thursday of every month their community provides a themed potluck lunch for the entire staff. The first one of the new year was International Foods. We can imagine how much their staff appreciates this tradition!   
Let's Play! Community Night with the Rapids
Come out to beautiful Dick's Sporting Goods Park on Saturday, October 7 at 4:00 p.m. when the Colorado Rapids host FC Dallas. Discounted tickets are only $24 (reg. $32) AND a portion of each ticket goes back to Douglas County Schools! Click here for tickets.

*Students 8th grade and under will be given the opportunity to participate in the Halftime High 5 Squad and receive a FREE Rapids T-Shirt!*

Through partnerships with Denver's premier sports teams and attractions, the Foundation engages Douglas County residents in exciting community-building activities throughout the year. Last year, over 6,000  tickets were sold raising nearly $40,000 for DCSD schools! 
For more upcoming event opportunities and to order tickets, visit our website.
Volunteers, exhibitors and sponsors needed to help motivate and inspire 8th grade students to dream big
Help spark interest in the next generation of Douglas County employees and business owners at the 2017 8th Grade Career Expo. Over 5,000 8th graders will attend this unique career fair on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at the DC Events Center. 

Click here for Exhibitor information
Click here for Sponsorship information
Click here for Volunteer Information
Visit our website or email Kara Good for more information about the program. 
Partner Highlight: Skate City Littleton
Foundation partner, Skate City Littleton, offers many opportunities for your child to get active and to enjoy learning how to skate or play the fast paced game of inline hockey! All ages and skill levels are open to join, as beginners are encouraged. Skate City also donates a portion of every registration back to Douglas County Schools! Click on the image to the left to see how they are impacting Colorado schools.  
Denver Center for the Performing Arts
"The Snowy Day" 
September 21 - November 18
Tickets $15 - Enter promo code: DCSDFUND.
This production kicks off the new Theatre for Young Audiences program, which focuses on performances especially tailored for youth audiences. Bring your little ones to their first theatre experience and relive the moments of your childhood through their eyes.
Saturday, Nov. 11
Community Night with the Nuggets!
Purchase tickets here
Offer available at both  Highlands Ranch and  
Parker locations.