Denver Urban Scholars

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides trained mentors to act as friends, tutors and counselors spending between 6-8 hours with the scholar each month. Mentors offer support, guidance and encouragement to help scholars develop higher levels of self-confidence, see school in a positive light and improve their relationships with adults and peers. Mentors are assigned to the following schools:
- Venture Prep
- Kipp Collegiate High School
- Kipp Sunshine Peak Academy
- La Academia at Denver Inner City Parish
- Denver School of Science and Technology
- STRIVE Prep-Westwood
- STRIVE Prep-Sunnyside
- STRIVE Prep-Excel
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaDenver County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureApply online or call for more information.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityMentors must be 21 years of age and older, college degree preferred but not required. All mentors must pass fingerprint, background, and driving record checks.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's NameMargo Archey
Contact's PositionDirector of Corporate and Community Engagement
Contact's Phone(303) 946-7863
Physical Site Address 13532 Franklin St
Physical Site Address 2Ste T
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80205
Main Phone(303) 946-7863
Web Address
Director Information
Director's NamePatrick Byrne
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone(303) 355-1700
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Denver Urban Scholars
This Program: Denver Urban Scholars
Affiliated Services: Mentoring Opportunities - Denver Urban Scholars