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Life is more colorful with SCFD

We fund culture

Seven counties. 320 organizations. One mission: To make sure you have amazing experiences. Let us introduce you to our funded partners.

Cultural History
Broomfield Veterans Memorial Museum
Mission Statement
To preserve the memories of America's military history and strengthen the bonds to the community by facilitating the stories of veterans as supported by displays and artifacts for the benefit and education of generations to come.
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Natural Sciences
Denver Botanic Gardens
Mission Statement
To connect people with plants, especially plants from the Rocky Mountain region and similar regions around the world, providing delight and enlightenment to everyone.
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1 of 310 organizations funded by SCFD
Natural History
Wild Bear Nature Center
Mission Statement
To provide year-round educational programs to people of all ages to foster a lifelong appreciation of the environment and to promote an environmentally aware, responsible and ecologically sound community.
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Cultural History
Tango Colorado
Mission Statement
To provide a forum where people can meet regularly to learn, practice, perform and enjoy Argentine Tango dance, music and culture.
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Natural History
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Mission Statement
Be a catalyst! Ignite our community's passion for nature and science.
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1 of 310 organizations funded by SCFD
Natural Sciences
HawkQuest
Mission Statement
To provide an educational opportunity to understand and appreciate the interaction of wild living things in their natural environment, and the importance of preserving the world in which they live.
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Performing Arts
Cleo Parker Robinson Dance
Mission Statement
To provide cross-cultural instruction, performances and enrichment programs empowering all our communities by cultivating the healthy mind, body and spirit development for intergenerational students, artists and audiences.
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Performing Arts
Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra
Mission Statement
Our purpose is to establish an active community within the freedom and culture expressed inauthentic and engaging jazz experiences. As a performing arts organization, our goal is to strengthen the community through jazz performances, recordings, and education. Jazz musictransports the listener through the best of the past, as well as the direction of the future.
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Performing Arts
Foothills-Arts & Events Agency
Mission Statement
To create, establish, put on, and provide classes and opportunities for District-wide cultural arts services for the benefit of the taxpayers of the District.
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Performing Arts
Evergreen Players
Mission Statement
To create community through the power of theater.
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SCFD funds over 300 organizations in the 7-county Denver metro area.

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Free Days Are Back

Enjoy in-person and virtual programming from the cultural community. Please always check with organizations prior to attending as dates and times are subject to change.

Discipline
Location
Date(s)
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
Free English Paper Piecing Enthusiasts Group - Come share your current project or learn from others. Please wear a mask.
Tue Oct 04, 1-3PM
Golden, CO
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Center for the Arts Evergreen
DEIA Speaker Series: The Arts & Mental Health
Wed Oct 05, 5:30-7:00PM
Evergreen, CO
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Colorado Railroad Museum
SCFD Free Admission Day
Thu Oct 06, 9AM-5PM
Golden, CO
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Parker Arts
Art Gallery Reception: Mosaics - Outside of the Box
Thu Oct 06, 6-8PM
Parker, CO
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Buntport Theater Company
Coyote. Badger. Rattlesnake
Fri Oct 07, 7:30-9:00PM
Denver, CO
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Denver Zoo
Denver Zoo Community Free Days - We'll be giving away blocks of ticket vouchers for select dates, to be released one at a time. Vouchers will be available during a 3-day lottery period, starting 10 days prior to admission date. You can register to win up to 5 free tickets per transaction. At the end of the lottery period, winners will be randomly selected. If you are one of the lucky ones, simply use your vouchers to reserve timed tickets for that particular Share the Love Day! Limit one registration per person, per free day.
Sat Oct 08, 8:30AM-5:00PM
Denver, CO
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Longmont Museum
SCFD Free Day at Longmont Museum - The second Saturday of each month is a free day at the Longmont Museum.
Sat Oct 08, 9AM-5PM
Longmont, CO
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Boulder Chorale
I Dream a World
Sat Oct 08, 4:30-5:30PM
Boulder, CO
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Colorado Fine Arts Association
Ahuti - Indian & Sri Lankan Dance - Please use the code SCFD for the FREE passes
Sat Oct 08, 6-8PM
Northglenn, CO
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There's so much culture to experience. Learn more about SCFD-funded organizations here.
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Wonder looks good on you

Culture creates vibrancy for us individually and collectively. It gives our kids a unique perspective and understanding of the world. It inspires all of us to get off the couch, discover the radical and the beautiful, and stretches our capacity to be transformed. Through our diverse, local culture, we come together, we come to new ideas, we come to our senses.

Joyce Tsai
Get to know Joyce Tsai, innovative leader of the Clyfford Still Museum

Less than one year ago, Joyce Tsai took the helm of the Clyfford Still Museum from its founding director. She is an award-winning educator and scholar whose research received support…

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Bennie L. Williams directing the nationally-recognized Bennie L. Williams Spiritual Voices choir.
The Considerable Contributions of Bennie L. Williams
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Gregg Deal
Columbusing and the art of modern Indigenous Living
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Jeanette Trujillo-Lucero
Hispanic, Latino, Chicano, Latinx arts and culture expand influence, inform a deeper understanding of identity
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