The mission of KIPP Colorado’s Advisory Board is to support and advance the mission of KIPP Colorado as it strives to sustain and grow a network of high-performing public charter schools serving students in educationally underserved communities throughout Colorado. The Advisory Board engages early to mid-career professionals in initiatives that further enable KIPP Colorado Schools to continue its mission to empower students with the character strength and academic abilities necessary to succeed to and through college and lead lives full of choice and opportunity.
The Advisory Board supports KIPP Colorado Schools by promoting and supporting the important work of KIPP Colorado teachers and students, coordinating meaningful mentorship and learning opportunities for students and alumni, fundraising on behalf of such efforts, and raising public awareness of KIPP Colorado Schools.
Profile and Activities
The KIPP Colorado Advisory Board’s work is focused on three primary goals:
- Build ambassadors for KIPP Colorado Schools and our KIPPsters: The KIPP Colorado Advisory Board members help raise public awareness about the impressive work of KIPP Colorado through hosting networking events and developing educational opportunities for the community.
- Coordinate meaningful volunteer and learning opportunities for KIPP students and alumni: Advisory Board members are key partners in strengthening KIPP’s volunteer and mentoring program. They actively work to connect with students and alumni around college, internships and career opportunities.
- Support critical development efforts for KIPP Colorado Schools’ college and alumni program: The Advisory Board contributes annually to the fundraising efforts of KIPP Colorado Schools by supporting our development efforts through fundraisers, corporate sponsorship opportunities, and networking events that introduce people and companies to the important work of KIPP Colorado Schools