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Now & Next: DU and Colorado team up to make government more efficient

The University of Denver's Barton Institute for Philanthropy and Social Enterprise will evaluate state programs to see what's working --  and what isn't. The partnership is modeled after a similar program in Rhode Island.

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New & Next: Becoming Miss Ann

Dr. Nita Mosby Tyler looks back at lessons from the woman who taught her about equity as she launches The Equity Project, LLC.

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New & Next: A New 'Acadia' in Aurora

Bob Hagedorn of 'Fax Aurora counts the contributions of local immigrants and celebrates the launch of The ACADIA Project.

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New & Next: A Launchpad for Restaurateurs

Comal Heritage Food Incubator trains and employs a local workforce to provide Globeville with authentic Latin cuisine and culture.

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New & Next: Gratitude and Giving Thanks

Rebecca Saltman, community engagement officer for Confluence Denver, takes stock in the year, and looks forward to the next one.

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New & Next: DIME Denver Opens its Doors

A collaboration between the Detroit Institute of Music Education (DIME) and MSU Denver aims to kickstart careers in music.

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New & Next: On the Record with Mariah Kari of Youth On Record

A recent graduate from high school in Denver, Mariah Kari makes the case for listening to -- and learning from -- the city's youth.


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New & Next: Retail with a Cause

The simple act of buying stuff can change people's lives, says Hope Tank founder Erika Righter, a social worker turned social entrepreneur.

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New & Next: Are You All In, Denver?

Jami Duffy wants to give locals a voice in the city's growth and change. She's launching a new organization to do just that: All In Denver.

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New & Next: Helping Every Child Succeed

Amber Giauque Callender discusses the innovations in education and engagement taking place at Denver Public Schools.

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New & Next: Catalyzing New Educators

Teach For America-Colorado Executive Director Damion LeeNatali is leading an effort to inspire and train new teachers with diverse backgrounds.

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New & Next: Social Investing Goes Local

Patrick Horvath of The Denver Foundation says that the time has come to support efforts that build wealth by keeping assets and resources local.

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New & Next: Think Outside the (Traditional) Denver Startup Box

Caryn Capriccioso of interSector Partners, L3C and the Colorado Nonprofit Social Enterprise Exchange encourages nonprofits to consider social enterprise as an avenue for job creation and sustainable revenue.

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New & Next: Triumph of the Heart

Local author Megan Feldman Bettencourt discusses how Denver is a trailblazer when it comes to forgiveness.

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New & Next: Filmmaker Thad Anderson and "What Community Does"

Filmmaker Thad Anderson documents Denver's grassroots with a new short film, "What Community Does." He spoke to Confluence about what makes him -- and the city -- tick.
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