Funding great schools.
Rooted in community.

RootED 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.

Mission & Values

Our Work

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

Study Finds Denver Families Want To Be Valued As Partners By Public Schools

Published: June 8, 2020

Community Identifies Need Color-coding school quality based on academic measures had mixed results over the past two decades in Denver.  […]

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Young Aspiring Americans for Social & Political Activism

Published: June 5, 2020

Community Identifies Need Recent demonstrations against police brutality have brought attention to the implicit bias and systemic racism in many […]

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Published: May 30, 2020

Community Identifies Need A 2014 report by the Colorado Department of Higher Education found that the remediation rate for African […]

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