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Introducing the CYAR Blog

Our goal is to empower teenage students to make life choices that positively impact their future through community-based mentoring and intensive training. With that in mind, we needed a better avenue to tell our story, share our experiences, and connect with all of our communities. Today, we’re excited to announce our new Colorado Youth at Risk (CYAR) blog! We plan …

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September Volunteer of the Month – Shana Wade

Congratulations to Shana Wade, our Volunteer of the Month! Shana first became a mentor with CYAR in 2007, and stood out for being coachable, committed, and always willing to learn and grow with her young person. She has since been the chair of the Partners for a Bold Future Breakfast committee not once, but twice, and has been a committee …

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August Volunteer of the Month – Mark Gonzales

Mark wanted to volunteer for some time but like many people, he had a million different reasons why “now” wasn’t the right time. As part of his Civics Engagement Class at DU, a course requirement is to volunteer time with a local organization. Mark has a friend who is a mentor with CYAR and she speaks highly of us. He …

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July Volunteer of the Month – Erin Neren

We’re continuing to play catch up in naming our past outstanding mentors and volunteers. So congratulations to Erin Neren, our Volunteer of the Month for July! Erin has been with CYAR for over five years and continues to be a rising star in the organization.  Erin began as a volunteer for the Marketing and Events Committee after attending a Bold …

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June Volunteer of the Month – Brandon Lewis

Yes, we know it’s October but we’re going to recognize all our past Volunteer of the Months. For June, we’d like to recognize Brandon Lewis. Brandon came to Colorado Youth at Risk (CYAR) in need of volunteer hours for his social work program at Metro State in Denver. He immediately jumped in and helped wherever we needed him and quickly …

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Welcome to the CYAR Blog

Welcome to the CYAR Blog Our goal is to empower teenage students to make life choices that positively impact their future through community-based mentoring and intensive training. With that in mind, we needed a better avenue to tell our story, share our experiences, and connect with all of our communities. Today, we’re excited to announce our new Colorado Youth at …

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