our mission

Colorado Youth for a Change (CYC) is solving Colorado's dropout crisis. Learn more.

  • Students served
    Students served

    2040

  • Enrolled back into school
    Enrolled back into school

    477

  • Received diploma or GED
    Received diploma or GED

    122

  • Students served by AmeriCorps members
    Students served by AmeriCorps members

    706

News

...From the very beginning of CYC, we’ve known that our work would rise or fall based on our ability to serve people of all races, sexual orientations, genders, and religious beliefs.[...]

...When we first start working with a student, it’s important to hear their story and understand who they are. We do this by asking a set number of questions, which can be found below. [...]

...As we all know, Colorado is becoming an increasingly desirable place to live. The cost of living, and especially the cost of rent, is surpassing average incomes. We are quickly becoming a state where having an education is essential[...]