April 7, 2019
In the heart of Denver is The Curious Theatre Company. Founded in 1997, the mantra "No Guts, No Story" has fueled passionate performances over the decades. This week we sit down with managing director Katie Maltais. She tells us about Curious history and their mission to engage the community using modern theater productions.
March 31, 2019
Cookie season is over but the Girls Scouts of Colorado are just gearing up for the year. They have new badges and new adventures. We speak with Mission Delivery Manager Emily Speck of Girl Scouts of Colorado. She tell us about the Gold Award the group's focus on STEM.
March 24, 2019
Back in the 1970s a couple of civic minded musicians decided to come together to bring beautiful music the Aurora. What started as a chamber group has grown to a full orchestra performing various modern and classical production for the community to enjoy. This week we are joined by Aurora Symphony Orchestra board chair Dr. Karlotta Davis and ASO musical director and conductor Dr. Norman Gamboa. They share the group's rich history and vision for the future.
March 17, 2019
This week we conclude our look at human trafficking. Founder and CEO of Made for Freedom Dawn Manske shares her expertise as a human trafficking victims advocate. This week we examine solutions and avenues for restoring the dignity of survivors.
March 10, 2019
Human trafficking. It's in the news and in our communities. We speak with the CEO of Made For Freedom, Dawn Manske. She opens our eyes to this global problem and the implications in Colorado. This is a two part presentation. Part one focuses on the statistics and understanding this is not a just a concern elsewhere. The problem is here and now.
March 3, 2019
The Alzheimer's Foundation of American is on tour. It's a national tour to educate Americans about the disease and provide resources. Resources for those afflicted and their caregivers. We speak with the CEO of AFA Charles Fuschillo Jr. about the scope of the tour and the progress made combating this life threatening disease.
February 24, 2019
International Women's Day is on March 8th. A day to spotlight the contributions and acknowledge the inner power of Women. We have a sit down with International Women's Day World Denver Chair Veronica Munoz. We talk about the significance of the day and the impact of this global event.
February 17, 2019
How do you enhance communication and build bridges when everyone has their own side to the story? The folks at StoryCorps have an idea. Let's talk to each other. I know. It sounds just crazy enough to work. This week we sit down with StoryCorps CEO Robin Sparkman. She tells us about the One Small Step Initiative and gives us some excerpt from their Colorado visit.
February 3, 2019
If you use public transportation you may be familiar with this week's spotlight. Poetry To Go is a product of the works of the Columbine Poets of Colorado. The group started in 1974 and has evolve into a community project for youths and a platform for local poets. Anita Jepson Gilbert speaks with us about the impact of the spoken word.
January 20, 2019
As football season starts to wrap up the Denver Broncos are out of Super Bowl contention but the one Broncos fan could still make it to the big game. Meredith Brannon is a super fan. She's followed the team since she was a kid watching the games with her Dad. Now she is one of six finalist in contention to be added the Hall of Fans. She has a health concern that has altered her day to day life but instead of sadness and self pity, she chose to fight like a Bronco.