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Watch the Live Stream of Up with People’s 8th Annual Fundraising Gala

Posted by Up with People on February 26, 2019

We are busily preparing for our eighth annual Gala on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center. This year’s event is presented by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in association with Elite Brands of Colorado and is supported by Tracy Arnn, Linda Weil, and Jill Pedicord Peterson and John Peterson. Jill and John, along with Karen Isaak Valdez and Tom Valdez, are the 2019 Gala Co-Chairs. Last year, more than 450 guests attended the event in person to help raise donations to support the organization’s mission in developing the youth of our world into …

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Meet the Cast Monday: Katelyn from Canada

Posted by Up with People on February 25, 2019

  Meet Katelyn! She’s an Up with People Cast Member from Canada! Let’s See What Katelyn’s Experience in Up with People Has Been Like For Her.   Why did you decide to join Up with People? I initially heard about Up with People through my mom and hearing stories about it growing up, because she travelled in 1989. Once I joined, it became so much more about a journey of personal growth, and I think that’s really been the main focus of me being in Up with People. Just getting all the different connections that we do with the performance, …

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What It Really Takes To Put On Up with People’s International Tour

Posted by Up with People on February 22, 2019

It’s been an incredible month for Up with People in Denver, Colorado. Over the past few weeks, the Spring 2019 cast has dedicated themselves night and day preparing for Live on Tour to begin. The international performance at the Denver premiere was lively, heart warming, and thought provoking. The energy of the show infected the audience with laughter and love as the everyone sang along to Up with People original music and a selection of pop medleys. Over 100 cast members represented 15 different countries as they performed their first live show for families, friends, community members, host families, sponsors, …

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Up with People Alumni – Where Are They Now? Interview with Celiana Dolovitz

Posted by Up with People on February 20, 2019

Taking time to travel and experience a semester or gap year on the road can be scary. For over 50 years young people from across the globe have taken that leap. Up with People now has over 22,000 alumni scattered around the world. The benefits of this formative time are many and blend together across multiple areas including soft skills that are in demand in the worldwide job market. In our new ongoing blog series, we interviewed Up with People Alumna Celiana Dolovitz to gain insight about what she gained from her time on the road and where she is …

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Up with People’s Instagram Giveaway Contest!

Posted by Up with People on February 19, 2019

The cast of Up with People has officially hit the road to begin their tour! They’ll begin the tour in the United States with their first stop in Greeley, Colorado. Tickets are still available so if you don’t have yours yet, click here to reserve your seats before they sell out! To kick off the tour, Up with People is hosting a Giveaway Contest on our Instagram page! We believe that in order to be stronger, we must do it together. Help us reach 10,000 followers on Instagram by participating in our #StrongerTogether10K contest for your chance to win a …

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