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The second week of June 2018, Our Center, Family Training Leadership Institute (FLTI), and Foothills United Way celebrated 13 graduates from the FLTI program . It was a wonderful celebration full of gratitude and story telling. Each graduate has completed a program that brings added value to their community. Andy S. has created a college...
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    June 12th, 2018 – We celebrated as 13 inspired community leaders graduated from the Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI) program at OUR Center in Longmont, Colorado. The 20-week program engages community members in becoming engaged citizens and everyone is asked to complete a community initiative while participating. From...
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
NEWS Wednesday, May 30, 2018   City awards $100,000 to Foothills United Way for Personal Investment Enterprise program   The City of Boulder is expanding its partnership with Foothills United Way’s Personal Investment Enterprise (PIE), a program addressing economic disparity by providing low-income residents with 4 to 1 matched savings grants....
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
In April of 2018 Foothills United Way was happy to host a graduation for individuals in the Personal Investment Enterprise (PIE) program. Since 2001, PIE has celebrated 294 graduates. To learn more about his program, or donate to support your community, visit: https://www.unitedwayfoothills.org/PIE We had the pleasure of listening to...
Friday, May 11, 2018
Last December, Deja Loa Forsythe graduated with a degree in Marketing from Metropolitan State University of Denver. She always knew she wanted to get a degree, and when she found herself struggling to pay for school, she looked to the Personal Investment Enterprise (PIE) program for help.   "My aunt told me about the PIE program when I was trying...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Foothills United Way’s commitment to community resilience is strong!  With our latest round of awards, we have now invested in a dozen ground-breaking Resilience projects that are unique because they provide a permanent impact with a one-time investment.  Congratulations to the creative problem-solvers in our community that have identified a need...
Thursday, January 18, 2018
We live in a community with many advantages.  It’s easy for many of us to go through each day and enjoy what’s before us, often taking for granted the energy, human capital and sweat required to keep things flowing smoothly.  When we take the time to see who’s standing with us in line at the grocery, walking past us on the sidewalk or serving us...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Stable housing is a pretty basic need.  Without it, folks experience stress, face uncertainty, and kids try to adjust to multiple schools in a single year as rising rents push a family from one apartment to the next.   Community is important!  With stable housing, kids have confidence they “belong” somewhere, they have a sense of security and a...
Friday, October 13, 2017
“Just Say Yes!” Our region’s biggest annual demonstration of community caring just occurred last Friday, Sept 8.  Foothills United Way’s Day of Caring deployed 1,100 hard-working volunteers to 64 community work sites all across Boulder and Broomfield counties.  We delivered over $114,000 worth of free labor to community organizations and...
Thursday, September 14, 2017

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