Funding great schools.
Rooted in community.

RootED Denver is passionately committed to ensuring every child in Denver has the opportunity and support to achieve success in school, college and their chosen career.

We believe students, schools, and communities thrive when they have the access, tools, and resources to drive change, so we provide funding and strategic support to schools and organizations that authentically engage their communities to create world-class public schools.

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Our Approach

RootED supports autonomous schools and community-driven, community-led work through funding, strategy, collaboration, information and other resources to advance equity in education.

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Partner Highlights

Camp Focused on Black Experience Aims to be School

Published: July 12, 2022

Right now, there’s a summer camp taking place in Denver that focuses on the Black experience, educating children on topics […]

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After Helping Thousands of Students, Colorado Food Cluster’s Meal Delivery Service is in ‘Jeopardy’

Published: June 28, 2022

by Lindsey Ford, Rocky Mountain PBS, aired on June 7, 2022 “Someone’s life story could be someone else’s survival guide,” […]

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KIPP Colorado: 20 Years of Closing Opportunity Gaps and Disrupting Systems

Published: June 28, 2022

I am the product of public education and as a first-generation American, I was raised to believe in the power […]

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