CCD Foundation Receives COSI Grant Worth Over $94,000

COSI was developed by the Colorado Department of Higher Education to create a statewide network of student support and scholarship programs with a goal of matching scholarships provided by local programs 1:1 with state funds. Learn more.

Groove with Henry Butler

Join us on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 for a night of jazz at Dazzle Jazz to raise funds for student scholarships at CCD. Learn more.

Displaced Aurarian Scholarship Sends Generations of Family Members to CCD

CCD Student Diana Freyta is grateful to honor the high value her family has always placed on higher education and the funds she received to help her reach her goals. Read her story here.

CCD Nursing Student Awarded Prestigious Kaiser Foundation Scholarship

As a teenager, Jamie Ridener was giving such exceptional care by nurses that she is know studying at CCD to become one herself. The Kaiser Foundation Scholarship is helping her to pay the way for her education and easing her financial burden.

CCD Honors Three Community Leaders and Awards Scholarships at Annual MLK Jr Event

Three Denver area community leaders were honored at CCD’s Martin Luther King Jr. Community Leadership Awards event on Tuesday, January 19th. Additionally, the CCD Foundation awarded two named MLK scholarships to five students.

CCD Foundation Approved for Enterprise Zone Charitable Status

Individuals and companies located in Colorado that donate to the AMC will receive a 25% tax credit for cash donations and 12.5% credit for in-kind donations. Read more and donate to CCD Foundation here.

CCD Awarded Scholarship Funding for Non-Traditional Students

Boundless Opportunity Scholarships help highly-motivated students achieve their goals by providing the means for a better education, as well as a better life for themselves and their families. Stacie Amaya, a single mom with three children and a CCD paralegal student, is a recipient of the Boundless Opportunity Scholarship. “CCD has meant a lot to me. I came here at such a dark time in my life and CCD was the exact thing I needed at the right time. It gave me a positive outlook on my future and turned the hope switch back on," said Amaya. "Receiving the Boundless Opportunity Scholarship was a great boost in keeping my education on track.” Read more.

CCD Alumni Association Awards First Scholarship

On February 25th, the CCD Alumni Association with support from the CCD Foundation, proudly awarded its first Alumni Scholarship to accounting student Handrajannie “Jenny” Tanojo. Jenny’s $500 Alumni Scholarship was funded by CCD graduates who joined the Alumni Association at the “purple” or “gold” levels with donations of $20 or $30. Jenny was selected from qualifying applicants by Alumni Association members based on the monumental odds she overcame and hard work she puts in to be a high-achieving student at CCD. Her 4.0 GPA is a clear indication of her determination and self-described “spirit to compete.” Read more of Jenny's story.

CCD Foundation Gives Undocumented Students Chance at a Brighter Future

The CCD Foundation has launched the Open Door Scholarship Fund and committed $45,000 in scholarship funding for the 2015-2016 academic year for CCD undocumented and DACA/ASSET students. The goal of the program is to provide these students with scholarships that will help them achieve their college goals. “We know that education is the key to a better future for the student and to a stronger Denver economy,” said Francie Anhut, Executive Director, CCD Foundation. Read more and learn how you can donate to the CCD Foundation.