PO Box1424 Erie, CO 80516-1424
Erie UpLink LINKS WITH to Create a Brighter Future for Erie Students
Erie UpLink has partnered with Collegiate Crossings to provide college planning assistance to motivated Erie High School students with the desire to attend college, and who are lacking the resources to navigate the complicated college admissions process.
The Collegiate Crossings program provides personalized assistance in navigating college planning, application, and ﬁnancing processes. Education is the single greatest contributor to the elimination of generational poverty. Collegiate Crossings ensures every student has the opportunity to pursue higher education, regardless of socioeconomic status by providing college planning services. The Collegiate Crossings program provides personalized assistance in navigating college planning, application, and ﬁnancing processes.
Collegiate Crossings is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to making college accessible for every student, regardless of socioeconomic background. Cost is supported by generous gifts from individuals, corporations, foundations, grants, and sponsorships. For more information about Collegiate Crossings visit http://www.collegiatecrossings.com/
Erie Uplink and Collegiate Crossings have teamed up to provide educational resources and support to those who need it most. Need-based scholarships for college planning services are available by application only through Erie UpLink for achievement-oriented Erie High School underclassmen whose goal is to be the first in their family to attend college.
To learn more about this exciting opportunity and see if your student qualiﬁes, please contact Erie UpLink at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursdays 12-2 pm and 5:30-7:30 pm
2nd Saturday of each month 8-11 am
635 Pierce Street Erie, CO 80516
(in the alley behind Chamber of Commerce)
The cost of basic school supplies ($60 - $80 per student) is a financial burden for many families in our Erie schools. Crayons to Calculators is a community wide school supply drive for students in need. Every July Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley partners with other area non-profits to rally businesses, volunteer groups, students and community members to ensure that every student in Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley schools has the supplies they need to start the school year off right.
Seeking volunteers to…
- sort and organize supplies
- pack the backpacks according to grade level
- load and transport the backpacks to schools for distribution
Over 11,000 backpacks are provided to students in need in Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley schools each year.
For more information for Crayons to Calculators:
To sign up to volunteer in July, 2019:
Bible Baptist Church of Erie Food Bank
5050 NE County Line Rd Erie, CO 80516
FOOD BANK IS EVERY OTHER SATURDAY
10:00am - 11:30am
2017 DATES: Aug 5, 19 Sept 2, 16, 30 Oct 14, 28 Nov 11,21 Dec 9, 19