The Denver Foundation

The Denver Foundation helps generous people build charitable legacies that make a difference today and in the future.

As Colorado's oldest and largest community foundation, it provides the expertise and leadership to help people give back to Metro Denver in ways that are meaningful -- to them and to the community.

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$560,000,000 - 2007-12-31


$65,000,000 - 2007-12-31

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Recent News from Denver Foundation

DU stakes a claim in the world of social enterprise
Foundation: Denver Foundation

At the Denver-based Women's Bean Project—founded by alumna Jossy Eyre (MSW '86)—the mission is to hire chronically unemployed women...more

Dace West Named the Denver Foundations Vice President of Community Impact
Foundation: Denver Foundation

The Denver Foundation, Colorado's largest and most experienced community foundation, today named Dace West as its Vice President of...more

Rose Community Foundation Announces Grants from Last Six Months of 2016
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation, Denver Foundation

Denver, CO—February 20, 2017—During the last six months of 2016, Rose Community Foundation awarded 481 grants totaling more than...more

The Denver Foundation's Arts Affinity Group Awards $75k to Four Denver Arts Groups
Foundation: Denver Foundation

The Denver Foundation's Arts Affinity Group Awards $75k to Four Denver Arts ... of Denver—Shark Tank-style—and competed for $75,000 in...more

On Philanthropy: Seven trends in philanthropy to expect in 2017
Foundation: Denver Foundation

Truly transformational philanthropy requires careful strategic planning, which has fueled the growth of philanthropic consulting in financial...more

Denver Latina Philanthropic Group Announces 2017 Grants
Foundation: Denver Foundation

“For the Latino community, philanthropy is part of our cultural identity and fabric,” said Chrissy Deal, co-chair of LatinasGive!. “LatinasGive! is...more

Jeff Hirota named CEO of The Community Foundation Boulder County
Foundation: Denver Foundation

The Community Foundation Boulder County conducted a nearly yearlong national search to replace retiring CEO Josie Heath, but ended up...more

Congratulations MSU Denver Foundation
Foundation: Denver Foundation

... Program Director, Dr. Adriann Wycoff, MSU Denver; award winning author, Lauren Groff; and Tracy Ulmer, The Denver Post Community...more

Geographic Focus

Adams County, CO
Arapahoe County, CO
Boulder County, CO
Broomfield County, CO
Denver County, CO
Douglas County, CO
Jefferson County, CO

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