Rose Community Foundation

The Rose Community Foundation, founded in 1995, supports efforts to improve the quality of life throughout the Greater Denver community through its endowed grantmaking programs, and by advising and assisting donors who wish to make thoughtful charitable investments to better the community.

The foundation, which serves seven Denver-area counties, focuses on in five program areas: Aging, Child and Family Development, Education, Health, and Jewish Life.

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Recent News from Rose Community Foundation

MCF give $57K to local charities

“It's a pleasure for the Montrose Community Foundation to offer support to our local nonprofits that are doing such excellent work,” said MCF...more

Yiddish, English or maybe both: The evolution of an 'Yidea' Feb. 21
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation

... Community Talks Series, Yiddishkvell: An Appreciation of All Things Yiddish, made possible in part by a grant from Rose Community...more

Rose Community Foundation Gives a Million Dollars to Local Groups Fighting Hate
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation

The Rose Community Foundation gave out just over a million dollars in grant money to organizations working with vulnerable populations in...more

Rose Community Foundation makes $1 million in grants to organizations
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation

With the desire to help make Greater Denver a welcoming and safe place for all, Rose Community Foundation awarded more than $1 million in...more

Persevering through adversity

•We were awarded a Montrose Community Foundation grant that allowed us to work with Network for Good to better strategize, coordinate,...more

Jewish Life Senior Program Officer Lisa Farber Miller Plans to Leave RCF
Foundation: Jim Joseph Foundation, Rose Community Foundation

Denver, CO – After 22 years at Rose Community Foundation, Lisa Farber Miller, senior program officer for Jewish Life, today announced her plans...more

Changing the narrative on aging
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation

The Rose Community Foundation is leading the charge to create a more ... The Rose Community Foundation says it's time to start treating...more

On Philanthropy: Donor-advised funds – Powerful giving tool needs sharpening
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation, Denver Foundation

The fastest-growing tool in the philanthropic arena is the donor-advised fund. DAFs are 501(c)(3) philanthropic accounts established at a public...more

How NextFifty Initiative's $196 million is addressing Denver senior needs in novel ways
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation

... a nonprofit health system or group converted to a for-profit company, from the Colorado Health Foundation to the Rose Community...more

Denver's Jewish Community Center shakes off its debt and looks toward the future
Foundation: Rose Community Foundation

That followed a financial reshuffling made possible by multi-million-dollar donations from the Rose Community Foundation, Mizel Family...more

Geographic Focus

Arapahoe County, CO

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The ‘Funky Indian’ Social Enterprise

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