Red Rocks Community College Honored by The Learning Source

More information: Kimberly Rein, 303-914-6260
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Red Rocks Community College Honored by The Learning Source

Lakewood, CO – The Learning Source honored Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) with their 2016 Community Partner Award at their recent Book Bash fundraiser. In addition, Learning Source staff visited RRCC to present an award to Karen Jaramillo, Coordinator of RRCC’s Learning Collaborative.

The Learning Collaborative is an educational partnership between Red Rocks Community College and The Learning Source to serve adults in our community from basic education to college and career access. Together, Red Rocks Community College and The Learning Source have supported hundreds of adults to overcome barriers to post-secondary education and are now engrained in the community college system with bright futures ahead.

Meredith Ritchie, Development and Marketing Director at the Learning Source said, “Partnership is at the cornerstone of The Learning Source and partners like Red Rocks Community College make programs like The Learning Collaborative a success.”

About The Learning Source
The Learning Source is an English Language Acquisition and Adult Education program throughout the Denver metro region, supporting nearly 2,000 adults annually since 1964, 95% of whom live below poverty. The Learning Source believes that with literacy, individuals can continue their education, build careers, and become strong members of the community in which they live. Through 13 community partnerships in 5 counties, The Learning Source provides opportunities to adult basic education and beyond to help adults become more self-sufficient. www.thelearningsource.org.

About RRCC’s Learning Collaborative
The Learning Collaborative helps students build additional skills in math, reading, or writing to pass their academic placement tests and succeed in college-level English and Math classes.

 Red Rocks Community College Honored by The Learning Source
The Learning Source presents Red Rocks faculty, staff and students with their 2016 Community Partner Award

Friday, December 16, 2016