Seeking Philanthropic Services Specialist

Community First Foundation is seeking a Philanthropic Services Specialist experienced in Raiser’s Edge to manage the data infrastructure needed to support a variety of fundraising strategies and projects, including prospect research. Learn more and apply.

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Colorado Gives Day raises $36.1 million!

In a grand show of the giving spirit, Coloradans came together on December 5, 2017, and donated $36,129,285 million to 2,309 Colorado nonprofits. Colorado Gives Day is one the most successful giving days in the nation. Since its inception in 2010, the event has raised more than $181 million for local nonprofits through the online…

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Grants VP at Community First Foundation wins major award for creative grantmaking

The Council on Foundations announced today that Noah Atencio, Vice President of Community Impact for Community First Foundation, will receive the 2017 Robert W. Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking. Established in honor of the late Robert Winston Scrivner, the award honors an innovative grantmaker who, with a combination of vision, principle, and personal commitment, makes…

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New Certificate Program for Nonprofit Careers Launches

People with a passion to make a difference have a new opportunity to train for a career in the nonprofit sector. Through a partnership with Community First Foundation, Red Rocks Community College is now offering a certificate program called Nonprofit Pathway. Beginning in fall 2017 students can take a series of required courses to earn…

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“Like” our Facebook page!

After years of engaging with online givers through our ColoradoGives Facebook page, we’ve added a new, separate Facebook page for Community First Foundation. In the last few years the Foundation has grown dramatically and introduced new initiatives and programs. Please “like” our new Facebook page to learn how we can power community together.

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