Rose Community Foundation

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2014

    Local philanthropist Alan Frosh is making thirty years matter

    As my friends and I approach and then swiftly pass the thirty-year mark, I must admit that all of those overused phrases like "dirty thirty" and "flirty thirty" are more troublesome to my poor ears than the horrible, cacophonous symphony my children have been creating with leftover holiday cookie ti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2010

    "Educator effectiveness" grants: Nonprofits to invest $1 million

    Mark MangerMary Pishney.​ Colorado sure is serious about "educator effectiveness," which is school-reform-speak for firing teachers whose students aren't learning -- a strategy endorsed by President Obama and central to his federal Race to the Top grant competition. To that end, the Colorado ... More >>

  • News

    February 26, 2004

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of February 26, 2004

  • News

    November 22, 2001

    Give Thanks

    Are we having funds yet?

  • News

    July 19, 2001

    Old-Age Wisdom

    The state told Virginia Fraser to shut up, but she won't give up on the elderly.

  • News

    May 4, 2000

    The First Step

    P.S.1's changing course leaves some people wondering what direction the charter school is taking.

  • News

    April 29, 1999

    !Atencion, Por Favor!

    Parents in northwest Denver say the school district doesn't listen--so they're making more noise.

  • News

    April 24, 1997

    Roll On, Columbia

    The nation's largest for-profit hospital chain is out to flatten its Denver competition. It's already reshaped the world of local health care.