Mile High United Way to Announce New Early Childhood Education Center Friday

Media Contact:
Andrew Keating
Director, Marketing & Communications
Mile High United Way

DENVER – On Friday, March 31, Mile High United Way will announce the creation of an Early Childhood Education Center at the organization’s headquarters in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood. Scheduled to open in 2024, the center will provide affordable, licensed child care for up to 60 families in a community with extraordinary need. Long-time partner Mile High Early Learning will facilitate the services provided at the Early Childhood Education Center.


WHAT: Early Childhood Education Center Launch Announcement

Friday, March 31, 2023
11 a.m. – Reception
11:30 a.m. – Program
Noon – Photo, Video and Interview Opportunities

WHERE: Mile High United Way Morgridge Center for Community Change, 711 Park Avenue West, Denver, CO 80210 (Street parking available)


U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet

U.S. Sen. John Hickenlooper

Colorado Lt. Gov. Dianne Primavera

Christine Benero, Mile High United Way President & CEO

Pamela Harris, Mile High Early Learning President & CEO

Ryan Beiser, regional president for PNC Bank, Colorado, & Mile High United Way trustee

Brian Fitzpatrick, vice president, general manager, Mortenson Denver & Mile High United Way trustee

INTERVIEWS & B-ROLL: Contact Andrew Keating before or upon arrival at 720.701.0666. Interviews are available with Benero and other executive leaders. Mile High United Way can provide B-roll footage and photos after the event, upon request.


About Mile High United Way
Working side-by-side with the community, Mile High United Way takes on critical human services issues facing our seven-county footprint, including the Metro Denver, Boulder and Broomfield communities. Our united approach changes the odds for all children, families, and individuals in our community, so that we all have the opportunity to succeed. Learn more at and follow us on social media @UnitedWayDenver.

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