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"CWEE has helped me build my self-esteem. I feel worthy and inspired to do something positive everyday. Because of my wonderful experience at CWEE, I’m able to share it with others."
– Shawan, Alumni Award Winner 1998 & former CWEE staff member for 13 years
"I sit on many boards and councils but the endeavor that I am most passionate about is sitting on the Board of Directors for the Center for Work Education and Employment (CWEE). CWEE helps individuals receiving TANF get the education and skills necessary to obtain viable employment putting them in a position to eventually transition off of public assistance and hopefully out of poverty."
– Taryn Lewis,
Board of Directors
"CWEE has given me the confidence I need and brought me some hope through this difficult time in my life. I am really grateful to be here."
– Michelle, CWEE Participant
CWEE has been a wonderful and positive experience for me. I’ve updated my skills and am preparing to re-enter the workforce. It has revived my self-worth.
– Rochelle, CWEE Participant
"One of the highlights of my year is taking pictures of the women and men of CWEE. I have the utmost respect and admiration for the graduates of this program, and especially the Alumni Award Winners."
– Whitney Yeager,
Whitney Yeager Photography
"Presenting at CWEE is an enjoyable and worthwhile experience. The participants are fun, interactive and willing to learn."
– Linda Hicks, Premier Members
Date: September 19th, 2019
Venue: Space Gallery, 400 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO 80204
We hope you will join us for a celebration of the remarkable transformation and personal empowerment that CWEE helps bring about in the lives of low-income families in our community! CWEE is thrilled to honor our alumni at Harvesting Opportunities this year. CWEE Alumni Ambassadors will be seated at each sponsored table to share their CWEE experiences and help guests understand the positive and transformative impact of CWEE.
Denver native Simone Ross will be the emcee for Harvesting Opportunities. Guests will enjoy harvest-themed food stations, live music by Odessa Rose, a wine pull, and a live auction.
All proceeds from Harvesting Opportunities provide skills training, career coaching, and confidence building for low-income parents who, once employed, generate over $6 million in wages that help power Denver's economy.
Sponsorships available now! Click below for more information.
Harvesting Opportunities is CWEE's signature fundraising event, providing our organization with the resources to address the root causes of poverty and pave a path to long-term employment and self-sufficiency for hundreds of families each year. All Harvesting Opportunities sponsorships provide skills training, career coaching, and confidence building for low-income parents who, once employed, generate over $6 million in wages that help power Denver's economy.
Have an awesome item or experience to donate? CWEE's Harvesting Opportunities will feature a live auction and a wine pull - and we are looking for donations of gifts cards, amazing experiences, wine (retail value of $20 or higher), and more!
Email Emma at firstname.lastname@example.org with any donation opportunities.
1175 Osage Street
Denver, CO 80204