Serving the Denver community for over 40 years...

Community Resources Inc. is a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit that has served the students, families, and staff of Denver and Denver Public Schools since 1972. The goal of our organization is to enhance the education of students utilizing hundreds of volunteers from the Denver community who share their time, knowledge and enthusiasm. Each year CRI creates and coordinates thousands of programs that reach over 90,000 student contacts.

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Community Resources, Inc. (CRI) is at Ellis Elementary School.
Community Resources, Inc. (CRI)

Community Resources' office has moved to Ellis Elementary School at 1651 S Dahlia St, Denver, CO 80222. NEW phone number is 720-423-1222. A huge thank you to CRI Board members and volunteers who helped with the move and to the principal and staff of Ellis Elementary who have welcomed us to their school! ... See MoreSee Less

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Girl power at McMeen Elementary School with CRI Indian dancer extraordinaire! ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago  ·  

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A mentorship presentation that warmed our hearts! Under the guidance of his Academic Mentor, Chris Chen, this sweet 5th grade Force Elementary School student designed a dream castle for his mom.♥️ ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago  ·  

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Grateful for CRI's partnership with U.S. EPA Region 8! EPA staff Patrick Wauters and Wendy Dew created a wonderful learning opportunity for this bright Centennial - A School for Expeditionary Learning 5th grader. ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago  ·  

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We had a wonderful turnout for the last Family Night of the school year at Cowell Elementary School. Look at these creations! Learning IS a family affair! ... See MoreSee Less

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Girl power at McMeen Elementary School with CRI Zumba expert! ... See MoreSee Less

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Community Resources, Inc. (CRI) is at Martin Luther King Jr. Early College.
Community Resources, Inc. (CRI)

Celebrating the culmination of a great mentorship! Under Eric Lemmon's guidance this Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Early College senior learned all about real estate law. Thank you Eric and Rotary Club of Denver! ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago  ·  

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Community Resources, Inc. (CRI) is at Pitt-Waller K-8 School.
Community Resources, Inc. (CRI)

An outstanding astronomy presentation given by this 6th grade Florida Pitt Waller scientist earlier today. Thank you Mallory Tozier for creating a wonderful learning experience! ... See MoreSee Less

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Programs Offered by CRI

  • Academic Mentors CRI staff matches motivated students 5th-12th grades, with professionals from the community to study a topic/career in depth. Examples of topics include aerospace, opera, law, computer science and veterinary medicine.
  • Classroom Speakers A curriculum enhancement opportunity that brings knowledgeable community members into the classroom to share their passion and help learning come alive. More than 700 different presentations are available from art to zoology.
  • Family Nights An innovative evening program creating fun family learning events that engage parents and kids. Events include Family Reading, Math, Science, Art, Multicultural, Health & Wellness, Colorado History Nights and more!
  • Special Events Programs and events custom-designed to meet the needs of individual schools. Types of events are Career Fairs, Science Fairs, Colorado History Day, Health Fairs, Writers Workshops and Science Days. Dream a dream for your school and CRI will make it happen.


Sponsor: Phelps-Tointon, Inc.
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