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Exploring

Support Career Exploration, Leadership, and Character Development


Become an Explorer Today!

If you are a male or female between 14 and 20 years old, you can get started in Exploring today! Simply check out below our Explorer Posts in a variety of Career Clusters. Then start your registration process by completing this short questionnaire. Don't see the career field you are interested in? Let us know through the Career Interest Survey.

Middle School Clubs are starting across the Denver Area this year! If your Middle School is interested in starting a club, contact Assistant Director of Field Services Scot Fuller.


Exploring's 5 Areas of Emphasis

  1. Career Opportunities
    Real Word Career Experiences Through Hands-On Activities
  2. Leadership Experience
    Leadership Skills Employers Crave
  3. Life Skill Development
    Conflict-resolution, Problem Solving, Relationship Skills
  4. Citizenship
    Learn the Democratic Process and Respect for Others Through Service Learning
  5. Character Education
    Ethical Decision Making

Find an Exploring Program Near You

Find a Post (Join Now) and look into the differect careers that each industry offers for you.

Arts & Humanities

Aviation

Business

Communications

Engineering & Technology

Fire & EMS

Health Care

Law and Government

Law Enforcement

Science

Skilled Trades

Social Services


Upcoming Exploring Open Houses

Check back often see about upcomig Exploring Houses in the Denver Area Council.


Exploring Events in Your Area

Check back often to learn more about regional Exploring Events in the Denver Metro Area.


Start an Explorer Post

The Denver Area Council is always looking to expand the career fields available through Exploring. If your company would like to give back to the community in a meaningful way- get involved in Exploring! Contact an Exploring Executive to find out more.

  • Cultivate future employees
  • Prepare young adults for transition from school to work
  • Develop future responsible and caring adults
  • Improve staff teamwork working on common goals outside of normal work
  • Contribute visibly to the welfare of the community

Unable to dedicate the time and manpower to starting an Explorer Post? Make a donation to support an Explorer Post or event!


Support Youth Exploring

In 2017 the Denver Area Council served approximately 1,300 youth Explorers in 58 Explorer Posts and Clubs. Help us reach our goal in 2018 by serving 1,500 youth and providing leadership, character development, civic engagement, life-skills, and work readiness through Exploring in Metro Denver.

Intravenous administrationYou can make a difference by donating today! 

  • Support an Explorer for $100
  • Support an Explorer Post for $650
  • Support a Career Awareness Special Event for $5,000
    Adventure Day
    Fishing Derby
    STEM Summer Camp

Share Your Time and Experience

It has been said that wisdom that goes unshared goes wasted. This is why we believe that the most valuable information for the youth in our program is the kind that has personal experience and knowledge behind it. Volunteer your time and wisdom with the students of the Denver Area Council's Learning for Life program! Offer your time and share your experiences with students in your communty!

Register as a career speaker!


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