CRADLE TO CAREER

Bringing together community stakeholders to help all children succeed

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LEADERSHIP

Leadership from various sectors focused on a common vision

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GEOGRAPHIC FOCUS

We are focused on schools in the Jefferson Articulation Area of Jeffco Schools

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Our Vision

All children in the Jefferson Articulation Area
succeed from birth through school into a career.

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Our Focus Schools

  • Edgewater Elementary
  • Lumberg Elementary
  • Molholm Elementary
  • Stevens Elementary
  • Wheat Ridge 5-8
  • Jefferson High School
  • Latest News

    From Executive Director Joel Newton A year ago today, I was packing up my office at Mountair Christian Church and stepping out in faith into the unknown. We left behind a regular paycheck to jump into fundraising for my salary and we jumped without a lot of committed pledges. Now one year later, I am filled with gratitude for what this last year has brought our family and Edgewater Collective. I am thankful for my various work experiences which prepared … read more

    Volunteer opportunity description: Catch Healthy Habits is fun for kids and adults 50 plus! The program is designed for the work with kids in after-school and summer programs to teach them about eating healthy foods and the importance of physical activity. Volunteers work with kids to teach nutrition lessons, play games and provide a healthy snack for one hour each week. We run for eight weeks, three seasons a year…fall, spring and summer. We have volunteers that do one, two … read more

    Supporting education and local businesses Our Edgewater community is rallying around our local schools so that every child in our community has a chance to succeed from cradle to career. Over 90% of the children in our schools are growing up in some form of poverty and it will take all of us working together to see these children succeed. On Wednesday, November 5 participating Edgewater restaurants will be donating a portion of the proceeds from that day to local … read more