Arts in Society Grant Program
Curated by Redline, Arts in Society is a collaborative grant-making program that fosters cross-sector work through the arts by supporting the integration of arts and culture into multiple disciplines critical to the health and well-being of Coloradans.
Bonfils-Stanton Foundation strategically provides grants and fellowships to advance the arts and inspire creative leadership in Denver. Each year, they give more than $3 million to arts organizations and nonprofit leaders, believing these entities and individuals are critical to building and sustaining a vibrant community.
Boulder Office of Arts & Culture
Through a set of programs including cultural grants, public art, initiatives for artists, the creative economy, and research, the Office of Arts and Culture seeks to facilitate an alignment in the community around our collective Vision for Culture: Together, we will craft Boulder’s social, physical, and cultural environment to include creativity as an essential ingredient for the well being, prosperity, and joy of everyone in the community.
C3 – Community Computer Connection
C3 supplies affordable computers and equipment to non-profits, schools, and low-income communities. They partner with public and private sector businesses to collect IT assets that are being removed from service and then repair and refurbish computer equipment so it can be reused.
Colorado Business Committee for the Arts
Colorado Business Committee for the Arts works to advance Colorado’s creative economy by connecting business and the arts. Main programs include Leadership Arts, CO Attorneys for the Arts, Arts+Industry Forum Series, and a biennial Economic Activity Study.
Colorado Creative Industries
A division of the Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade, Colorado Creative Industries sees a future where Colorado is a premiere “Creative Economy.” CCI’s mission is to promote, support, and expand the creative industries to drive Colorado’s economy, grow jobs and enhance our quality of life.
Colorado Grants Guide
The Colorado Grants Guide is available for purchase online from the Community Resource Center and contains over 780 funder profiles and funding areas by interests, geographic location, or type of grant.
Colorado Nonprofit Association
Colorado Nonprofit Association is a statewide membership organization that exists to strengthen nonprofits by educating and informing Colorado nonprofits about new ideas, best practices, and pressing public policies to achieve greater impact on Colorado communities.
Colorado Nonprofit Legal Center
Nonprofit Legal Center is here to provide legal expertise and guidance to ensure nonprofit organizations can fulfill their missions and continue serving their communities.
Colorado Nonprofit Loan Fund
Administered by the Denver Foundation, The Colorado Nonprofit Loan Fund, formerly the Community Cash Flow Fund, has funds available for loans to nonprofit organizations to help bridge cash flow timing problems.
Community ACTS Fund
This capacity-building grant program is for SCFD Tier III organizations whose mission states a specific focus on defined historically marginalized and under-resourced communities or at least 51% of programming is focused on engaging and supporting defined historically marginalized and under-resourced communities and at least 51% of the board of directors or staff consists of individuals from defined historically marginalized and under-resourced communities.
Community Resource Center
CRC helps Colorado nonprofits fulfill their missions by introducing tools, techniques, and technology to increase organizational capacity. CRC offers a wide range of technical assistance and training services to nonprofits and community groups.
Denver Arts & Venues
Denver Arts & Venues’ mission is to amplify Denver’s quality of life and economic vitality through premier public venues, arts, and entertainment opportunities.
Metro Denver Nonprofit Loan Fund
The Fund supports the recovery and sustainability of the Metro Denver nonprofit ecosystem with technical assistance and no-interest loans, prioritizing organizations led by and/or serving Black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC).
Metro Volunteers strengthens our community by connecting people with volunteer opportunities and building the effectiveness of nonprofits. Metro Volunteers also provides training for staff and volunteers.
TechSoup equips nonprofit organizations with transformative technology solutions and the skills they need to improve lives globally and locally. Most nonprofits are eligible for donated or largely discounted software, hardware, and tech services.
Western States Arts Federation
The Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF) is a regional nonprofit arts service organization whose mission is to strengthen the financial, organizational, and policy infrastructure of the arts in the West. This is accomplished by assisting state arts agencies, arts organizations, and artists in their quest to serve diverse audiences, enrich the lives of local communities and provide access to arts and arts education for all citizens.