AUTHORS: Katie Kerwin McCrimmon | The Bell Policy Center

AUTHORS: Katie Kerwin McCrimmon

The barber shop is already crowded by 9 a.m. on a Saturday. An 8-year-old boy and his dad take turns sitting in the red swivel chair in the front as soul music emanates from speakers. Another customer relaxes as he waits in a chair by the door, easing his head against the wall, shutting his eyes and tapping his feet to a drum solo. In the back,...
Feb 10, 2017
We all need to think more deeply about who’s missing from our key conversations. That was advice that Regan Byrd, the Bell Policy Center’s development and operations coordinator, gave Friday during her keynote address at the 22nd Annual Women’s Conference at the University of Denver (DU). Byrd has a deep commitment to social justice, intentio...
Feb 2, 2017
We’ve all heard stories about debt collectors who have harassed consumers even when they’ve paid their debts or never owed them in the first place. That’s why we need to extend the Colorado Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Lobbyists for the debt collection industry this week attacked the act, saying Color...
Thanks to a great Idea that Works called The Bridge Project, Randy Ho, 20, received tutoring, mentoring, motivation and inspiration that helped...