Community First Foundation has been connecting donors and innovative Colorado nonprofits since 1975. As the community foundation serving Jefferson County, we are committed to activating ideas, people and resources so that all Jeffco communities have the opportunity to thrive. We help donors with philanthropic planning, support nonprofits with grants and resources, and together, build resilient and connected communities.
We believe it is hard to thrive when you cannot meet your most essential needs and that when our neighbors are economically secure, everyone benefits. We believe that resilient and connected neighborhoods are the backbone of a strong community, and that civil discourse and social justice is key to strengthening this place we call home.
We are passionate, we are hungry, and we love tough problems and new challenges. We set big goals that require the long view, but we know that our work today is the first step toward a better tomorrow. Let’s dream big and together, make good possible!
Take a bite out of $1.7 million to reimagine Jeffco’s food system. Awards announced mid-August.
The Helping Each Other Thrive grant opportunity opens August 31 aims to help identify partners, engage donors, increase community engagement in neighborhoods and inform local needs and the Foundation’s future work.
Congratulations to 40 Under 40 winner, Raymael Blackwell.
The Helping Each Other Thrive grant opportunity opens August 31 aims to help identify partners, engage donors, increase community engagement in neighborhoods and inform local needs and the Foundation’s future work. Applications due 5p.m. Sept. 30, 2021.
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