Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado

Partnership Affiliation

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyOffers support and lodging for girls and boys who are college bound and have a reason to live out of the home until high school graduation.
MissionTo Help academically capable and motivated children in need to meet their full potential and become men and women for others by providing value-centered, family-like homes, opportunities and education through college.
HistoryInspired by the Boys Town model of embracing society's marginalized children, Father Paul Sheridan, a Jesuit priest in St. Louis, Missouri, founded Boys Hope Girls Hope in 1977 as a non-profit, multi-denominational program to benefit urban children.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaStatewide (Residential Program); City of Aurora (After School Program)
Facility/ADA AccessNo
Intake ProcedureCall for more information; Varies by program.
Intake RequirementsSocial Security number (Residential Program)
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityCall for more information; Varies by program but candidates must not have:

- Drug or alcohol problem
- Serious learning disorders
- Significant behavioral or emotional problems
- History of problems in school
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Office Hours); 24 hours/7 days a week (Facility Hours)
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 17060 E Hampden Ave
Physical Site Address 2Ste 203
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80224
Main Phone(720) 524-2061
Fax(720) 524-9103
Additional Information
United Way Partner AgencyX
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado
Affiliated Programs: Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado
Affiliated Services: After School and College Scholarship Program (Aurora High School) - Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado
Residential and College Scholarship Program - Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado