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Impact Denver Project: The Empowerment Program Receives $3,000 Award

Each year, the Leadership Foundation connects teams of Impact Denver (ID) participants with community organizations that need those engaged leaders to take on a project. Their work helps those organizations make a bigger impact. But the ID teams pay it forward in more ways than one. The Fall 2019 ID participants selected one of its projects to receive a $3,000 contribution from the Leadership [...]

Passion + Action = Change

The leaders who tap into their passion to take action are making a difference in our community. We’re lucky to have over 5,000 Leadership Foundation alumni who are creating real change. They’re always asking, “What’s next? How can we make a difference together?” And, this year at the Leadership Foundation, inspired by our alums, we looked toward the future while [...]

30 Things You Didn’t Know About LEX

The first LEX trip was to Seattle in 1990 – and we returned there in 2003. In Seattle we learned about metropolitan cooperation – the spark for the regionalism that metro Denver is known for today. A lot has changed since 1990: the downtown area has seen revitalization, most recently with Denver Union Station. Denver International Airport opened and was [...]

Celebrating One Year with B:CIVIC

Last week we celebrated one year with B:CIVIC. It’s been a fantastic year and we’re thrilled that we can harness not only the power of individuals through the Leadership Foundation but also businesses through B:CIVIC to do more good in the community. Here’s what we’ve been up to: We challenged over 250 leaders – from 148 companies and 28 industries [...]

Leaders Are Never Done Learning

In life we’re never done learning. And, at the Leadership Foundation we’re challenging leaders in our community to sharpen their skills – that’s why we offer programs year-round to help you keep asking, what’s next? From just a few days to digging deep over several months with a group of your peers, our goal is to help you take the [...]

Meet the Networker of the Quarter

What would you do if you had access to 5,000 leaders in your community? Doug Miller, senior director of wisdom for DaVita and a Leadership Foundation board member, has found his community online and offline through The Network, an online community just for Leadership Foundation alumni. Miller is The Networker of the Quarter for showcasing his expertise as a 2019 Colorado’s Civic DNA [...]

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