Upcycle

Innovative Sponsors


Inspirational Sponsors


Inventive Sponsors

Wendy and Steven Cohen

Sonia and Barry Danielsen

Margie and Tom Gart

Grier Family

Cy Harvey

Brian and Nancy Johnson

Krista Landerholm and
Michael Quinn

Liz Lynner and
James Palenchar

Sharon and Lanny Martin

Carol and Dirk McDermott

Virginia and Scott Reiman

Robert and Anne T. Sneed Family Foundation


In-Kind Sponsors


Honorees

Outstanding Impact in Education Award

Recipient: Libby Anschutz Brown

This award is given to a Colorado leader who has demonstrated a commitment to teachers and an ability to unite educators, philanthropists, business and political leaders to improve education for children in Colorado.


Mary Simon Award for Exceptional Teaching

Recipient: Diane Deering Gaston

This award is presented to a RAFT member who exemplifies outstanding teaching of academics and 21st century skills using innovative materials and hands-on learning.


John and Carrie Morgridge Volunteer Award

Recipient: Xcel Energy

This award goes to a RAFT group that volunteers repeatedly over time; achieves exceptional results; and leverages its relationships to support RAFT beyond the scope of its scheduled service.


Past Honorees

  • Outstanding Impact in Education Award: Zachary Neumeyer, Pat Hamill
  • Mary Simon Award for Exceptional Teaching: Kathy Zook, Rob Esposito
  • John and Carrie Morgridge Volunteer Award: RMCPMA, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck