Teaching Tree

Early Childhood Learning Center

Copyright 2013. Teaching Tree Early Childhood Learning Center. All rights reserved.

  • hold and rock babies
  • read to children
  • assist with fundraisers
  • help with minor repairs
  • spring clean up
  • rake leaves
  • paint classrooms
  • assist with class activities
  • clean toys and chairs


Wish List

Monetary Donations
Did you know that your donation to Teaching Tree allows you to benefit from the Colorado Child Care Contribution tax credit? Each donation made to Teaching Tree qualifies you for a Colorado tax credit equal to 50% of the donation, as well as state and federal tax deductions. Here's an example of how a $1,000 donation can cost a donor only $210:
Colorado tax credit: $500
State tax deduction: $23
Federal tax deduction: $267
Actual cost of investment: $210



  • crayons/markers
  • scrap paper
  • dress up clothes
  • copy paper
  • bibs
  • diapers
  • store gift cards
  • storage bins
  • laptops for staff
  • iPads
  • educational toys
  • funding for playground repairs
  • funding for building repairs
  • arts and crafts supplies
  • donations for silent auction event

Volunteer Opportunities

Join Our Board of Directors

Current Board Members

Jodie Riesenberger, 2015-present, President         Craig Vollmer, 2014-present, Vice President     Shayne C. Brown, 2017-present, Secretary

​Mathew Sayer, 2016-present, Treasurer

Marilyn Foster, 2008-2010, 2015-present 

Kimberly Medina, 2014-present

Pete Meyer, 2011-present

Fred Ambramowitz, 2012-present

Melinda Phipps, 2016-present

​Robert L. Davis, Jr, 2017-present

Members at large:
Brian Joyce
Stephen Russell