Community Grants Program Fall 2022

Priority funding areas of the Community Grants Program are: Economic Opportunity Education Environment and Climate Housing Transportation

Climate Equity Fund

The Climate Equity Fund seeks to deploy resources to nonprofit organizations that are addressing climate change. Organizations must be able to articulate how their program reduces carbon emissions in a…

Environmental Affinity Group

The Environmental Affinity Group of The Denver Foundation strives to create a network of informed, engaged, and effective environmental philanthropists to identify, promote and support outstanding environmental action on a…

Gorham/McGee Early Learning Fund

The Denver Foundation is pleased to invite qualified nonprofits to apply for funding for The Gorham/McGee Early Learning Fund. The Gorham/McGee Early Learning Fund is a new fund that will…

Lauren Townsend Memorial Wildlife Fund

The Lauren Townsend Memorial Wildlife Fund was established by her family to honor her love for learning and animals. The Fund awards grants to nonprofit organizations that focus on animal…

Renewable Energy Trust

The Renewable Energy Trust (RET), a donor-advised fund of The Denver Foundation, supports renewable energy projects for Colorado nonprofit organizations and public entities. These renewable energy projects help nonprofit and…

Strengthening Neighborhoods

Strengthening Neighborhoods awards grants are usually a maximum of $5,000. The average grant size is $2,500. Grants are made directly to residents for use in resident-led projects that address one…