Seeking Philanthropy and Communications Assistant

We are looking for an individual who would enjoy being part of our Philanthropic Services and Communications teams. This administrative role works closely with the Director of Philanthropic Services and also interfaces with the Director of Communications. Learn more and apply.

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Join us! Seeking Receptionist/Office Assistant

We are seeking a Receptionist/Office Assistant to greet visitors to the Foundation and assist with finance activities. This role will also have a hand in building and IT administration. To learn more about this position and apply, visit this page.

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Colorado Gives Day is Tuesday, December 10, 2019

We’ve announced the date for Colorado Gives Day 2019. It will be Tuesday, December 10. This year is also the movement’s tenth anniversary and we are looking forward to sharing new prizes and activities to celebrate. Stay tuned for updates here.

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We’re hiring! Digital Communications Specialist

We are hiring! Do you (or someone you know) nerd out on all things digital? Do you want to A/B test everything? Does making grassroots video on your cell phone sound like your idea of a good time? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you should check out this job posting….

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B.I.O.N.I.C. Team wins $50,000 grand prize

We are excited to award The Innovators Society 2.0 Grand Prize to Sandy Austin and the B.I.O.N.I.C. Team. Sandy’s letters of support, personal statement, coach feedback and implementation plan earned her the $50,000 grand prize grant. Learn more about The Innovators Society and the five other innovators >

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Announcing new CEO Kelly S. Dunkin

On January 31, 2019, Community First Foundation’s Board of Directors named Kelly S. Dunkin as the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer. Kelly will begin February 19, 2019. She is replacing Marla J. Williams, who is officially retiring on February 15 after eight years as the Foundation’s leader. Press Release >

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How to Keep Donations Strong after Tax Reform

Will charitable giving plummet in 2018? In December 2017 Congress passed the controversial Tax Cuts and Jobs Act–the first major tax reform in nearly three decades. Many analysts believe new provisions in the Act will dramatically change giving behavior. Others say that charitable giving isn’t motivated by tax benefits, it just provides tax efficiency in…

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Build your career with new Nonprofit Pathways certificate program

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 offering a certificate program called Nonprofit Pathway. In the spring and fall semesters students can take a series of courses to earn…

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