Get Involved

We need volunteers year-round. There are many ways to be involved with The Shaka Franklin Foundation. All volunteer hours count toward high school community service requirements.

- Help sell table sponsors for the annual Love Our Children Luncheon
- Volunteer during the luncheon
- Collect Silent Auction Items
- Assist at other events throughout the year
- Design annual holiday card
- Make a financial donation

The Shaka Franklin Foundation for Youth Board of Directors

Leslie S. Franklin – Chairman of the board
Alexander Austin – Vice President, Bank of Colorado
Raul Cardenas, PhD – Associate Vice Chancellor Student Affairs, University of Colorado
Dr. Kenneth Crichlow – Dentist – private practice
Darryl Collier – Asst. VP, Government Markets Great West Life
Richard George – Director, Athletics, University of Colorado
Brent Hubbell – Asso. Advisor, Pinnacle Real Estate
Kevin Koser – The Tyton Group
Honorable Dianne Briscoe-McKenzie – Judge, City and County of Denver
Rebecca Ringenberg – Sales Leadership
Joseph Sadozai – Project Manager Coors
Andrew Sherman – President, Colorado Sports Center
Jose Silva - Denver Latino Commission
Johnnie Williams – Business Owner
James Willis – Non-profit Consultant
Robert Willis – Asst. Vice Chancellor, University of Denver

National Board of Directors

Honorable Wellington E. Webb - Former Mayor, Denver, CO
Honorable Odell Barry - Former Mayor, Northglenn, CO
Dr. Evie Dennis - Former Superintendent Denver Public Schools
Mark Haynes - Disability Examiner, State of CO
Rachel A. Kuzmich, MSN, RN-BC - Director, Women's & Obstetrics, HCA Healthcare
Edward Robinson
Richard Robinson
Britta Singer - Owner, Pix Locks, LLC
Lou Vairo - Director Special Projects, USA Hockey
Montel Williams - Actor, Writer, Talk Show Host