A big thanks to all our recent donors!

About Us

Our mission

The  Esperanza Education Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization  dedicated to receiving grants and donations in order to provide scholarships to under-served high school students and adults pursuing a college degree. 

Our Board of Directors


Dan Beilfuss, Board President
Director, Zebulon Pike Youth Services
Phone: 719-385-3361

Donna Garcia, Board Treasurer
Family Services Director, CPCD/Head Start 

Phone: (719) 884-1459 

Michael Berniger, Board Treasurer

Partner/Attorney, Berniger, Berg & Diver, LLC
Phone: (719) 475-9900

Jen Samora, Board Secretary
College Counselor, Colorado Preparatory Academy 
Phone: (719)-924- 2033

RoseMary Jaramillo, Board Member 

Regional Director, Colorado Springs  Alzheimer's Association 

Phone:  (719) 266-8773

Juan Moreno, Board Member
Principle ISR Planner, U.S. Northern Command
Phone: (719)-761-7011

Amner Carmona Molina, Board Member
VP for Student Success, Pikes Peak Community College
(719) 502-3272

Scholarship Ceremony


 Annually, we have a Scholarship Ceremony Reception. We  invite our recipients, their families, and our valued donors to this  joyous event. It is a celebration of the accomplishments and investments  in the future of our scholarship recipients.