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Edgewater Collective Receives Grant from the Daniels Fund

On June 1, 2016, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With Comments Off on Edgewater Collective Receives Grant from the Daniels Fund

We are excited to announce that we have received a $100,000 Daniels Fund grant to support our work as the backbone organization supporting the Jefferson Success Pathway. The Jefferson Success Pathway is a collective impact project focused on helping all kids in the 80214 zip code succeed from cradle to career. Over 30…

School Funding: Cultivating Partnerships for Thriving Edgewater Schools

On April 22, 2016, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on School Funding: Cultivating Partnerships for Thriving Edgewater Schools

This article from Chalkbeat Colorado explains how funding disparities are growing as parent and community groups are filling gaps in school funding. In our education work, in schools where over 90% of the students receive free or reduced lunch because of family income challenges, funding school projects is hard. PTOs and…

Thriving Stories: Helping Parents Start Their Own Businesses

On March 25, 2016, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Thriving Stories: Helping Parents Start Their Own Businesses

In October, we brought in Inez Talamantes from Arriba Mi Negocio to lead a workshop for parents that were interested in starting their own business. Part of our mission focuses on thriving families and equipping parents with the tools to start their own business can be an important step toward this goal….

Renter’s Rights Workshop

On March 3, 2016, Posted by , In Events,News, By , , With Comments Off on Renter’s Rights Workshop

Join us for a free Renter’s Rights Workshop Housing law Protections for renters Unsafe housing conditions How to reach out to your landlord. English Workshop: April 2, 2016 1-2:30 pm Edgewater Rec Room 5845 W. 25th Ave., Edgewater Led by Brothers Redevelopment Sponsored by Edgewater Collective Click here for a…

Board Member Spotlight: Joan Seivert

On March 3, 2016, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With Comments Off on Board Member Spotlight: Joan Seivert

  What drew you to become involved with Edgewater Collective? It was time for me to get involved in my neighborhood. I am retiring from my career this year and ready to give back to a community that has been home to my family for almost 30 years. What excites…

Edgewater House Tour

On March 2, 2016, Posted by , In News, By , , With Comments Off on Edgewater House Tour

  Saturday, April 23 1-4 pm Tour homes throughout Edgewater and see historic homes as well as newer homes in the community. Connect with Edgewater residents and raise money for Edgewater Collective’s projects here in our community. Tickets Tickets for the Edgewater House Tour are $10 and include a beer…

Three Year Anniversary

On February 29, 2016, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Three Year Anniversary

On March 13, 2016 Edgewater Collective will celebrate its three year anniversary of work in the Edgewater community. We are so thankful for all the wisdom, donations, volunteer hours and support that have enabled us to do this work together. Here’s a view of what we have accomplished together: To…

New Space for Community Building

On February 3, 2016, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on New Space for Community Building

In January we moved into our new office space in Edgewater at 5220 West 25th Avenue. Since we launched in March 2013, we have been looking for a space in Edgewater to be our base for community impact. Now we have the perfect space for expanding the collective vision of…

Going Solar Community Conversation

On January 29, 2016, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Going Solar Community Conversation

Saturday, February 20 10-11 am Edgewater Collective, 5220 W. 25th Avenue Come learn about the benefits of solar energy and how you can go solar at your home or through community solar installations.

Personal Finance Workshop

On January 20, 2016, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Personal Finance Workshop

Join us for this free workshop on February 3.